Crochet For Beginners

Key Information

Subject Area

Subject Area
Art & Design, Media, Photography

Mode of Study

Mode of Study
Part Time Day

Location

Location
Blaenau Gwent Learning Zone

Fees

Fees
£10

Start Date

Start Date
03 November 2020

Day(s)

Day(s)
Tuesday

Start Time

Start Time
18:00

End Time

End Time
20:00

Duration

Duration
20 weeks

In a nutshell

Crochet for beginners is exactly that - designed for beginners!

This course is for...

Keen creatives looking to learn a new skill or find a new creative hobby.

Course content

The introductory course will enable you to develop skills and confidence in the basic crochet stitches and techniques required to make simple garments and decorative items.

Using US crochet terms, on this course you will learn:

  • chains
  • single, double and treble crochet stitches
  • how to read and follow crochet patterns
  • crocheting in the round
  • rows and turning
  • increasing and decreasing stitches

Each session will be a two-hour duration and allow you the opportunity to practise the different stitches and produce a basic piece of work.

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements just an interest in the subject.

Additional information

During week 1 you will be provided with chunky knit yarn and a 6mm crochet hook. The items below will be required for subsequent lessons and discussed during the sessions:

  • Various size crochet hooks
  • Double knit and chunky yarns in various materials
  • Tapestry needle (or equivalent) for sewing projects/weaving in ends

A few more items may need to be purchased during the course.

Where can I study Crochet For Beginners?

EPCE3195AA
Blaenau Gwent Learning Zone
(Part Time Day)
Start Date: 03 November 2020

Have any questions or are not sure if this is the right course for you?

Contact our Student Recruitment team

All courses may be subject to change and cancelled if deemed not viable to run.

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