The Crafty Knitter for Great Service & Prices
Cart 0


12/03/2020 - PLEASE NOTE: Due to the Coronavirus outbreak - all planned courses and Drop In Sessions are cancelled. Please check back here for updates when the situation has changed.

A list of the current and future courses we will be holding at The Crafty Knitter. 

Please contact us on 01202 474449, or call into the shop for further information or to book your place.

Every Tuesday – Crochet Drop In Sessions 13:30 to 15:00 - £5 per session – Max 6 persons

Every Thursday – Knitting Drop In Sessions 10:30 to Midday - £5 per session – Max 6 persons

Every Saturday - Learn how to Knit / Knitting Drop In 10:00am to 11:00am - £5 per session - Max 6 persons


Beginners Introduction to crochet

You will be taught the basics of crochet including holding the needle, double crochet, slip stitch, chain stitch, tension control and straight edges. Wool and a crochet hook are included within the price. Right and left handed crochet tuition can be given.


Knitting in the Round

In this Introduction to knitting in the round we will be using circular knitting needles.  You will be taught everything you need to know to knit a bobble hat or a cowl.

This workshop is aimed at beginners & intermediate knitters who can cast on/off, knit and purl.

You will require yarn and needles to complete this course.


Crochet Refreshers Workshop

In this Crochet Refresher workshop, we will remind you of the basic stitches, look at different crochet terminology and pattern reading.   This workshop is not suitable for beginners.


Learn How to knit

In these sessions we will teach you how to Knit and Purl. Cast on and off.  The project is your choice, we will have some patterns that you can choose from.  Your sessions can be taken consecutively or with space between however they will always need to be booked in advance. 

Yarn and needles for your chosen project will need to be purchased.


A non-refundable deposit of £20.00 is required to secure your place.

A min on 3 people are required for a course to run.