Crash course in Crocheting

Please note we do have spaces left in this course, but it is a popular course, so please enrol as soon as possible before it fills up!

Learn the basics of crocheting in this introductory course. See the latest trends. Explore the stitches, how to start and finish and the correct tools in this taster course.

Absolute beginners will be introduced to tools and yarns to use, how to read a pattern and do basic stitches. We’ll look at the trends in crochet and share some patterns to get you started, or refresh your knowledge if you are coming back to crochet and reignite your enthusiasm. The health benefits of craftwork are well known with the bonus of making something beautiful for yourself or as a gift. Students will take home some samples or start a simple project in class.


  • Learn which tools and yarns are appropriate for project. Learn to read pattern and understand how to form stitches correctly and neatly to complete project.
  • Make small samples of several stitches
  • Begin small project with basic stitches
  • Learn where to explore for trends, patterns and ideas for future projects

This course has no current classes. Please the waiting list.

Course testimonials:

  • A lovely, friendly and very knowledgeable tutor- Sharon is very experienced in this field and it was great to learn from her. The group was also very friendly and it was an extremely pleasant way to spend four hours on a Saturday morning. thankyou
  • Great course, learnt how to read a crocheting pattern which I could'nt do until now. I only knew a little crocheting.