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Workshops & Events

Workshops are a great way to learn and build on skills and meet other like minded people.

As a tutor I teach a variety of knitting and crochet workshops and keep classes small to allow individual attention.

To make a booking, please visit or telephone the course venue and make payment for the workshop you would like to attend.














Workshop Dates -  January - April 2015




Learn to Crochet - Granny Squares for Beginners (1) - Bedfordshire

Date: Saturday 17th January 2015


Venue:  Nutmeg Needlecrafts

Peacock Mews, Leighton Buzzard

Beds LU7 1JH


Contact Tel: 01525 376456


Time:  10am - 1pm


Cost: £22.00


Skill Level: Beginners

Learn how to crochet granny squares, then how to crochet them together and make a simple edging.


You'll also learn how to calculate yarn for your projects and how to get the best use of colour.


Whether you want to make blankets, bags, cushions or accessories the limit is endless once you have learnt the technique.



Learn to Crochet Granny Squares - Cornwall


Date: Thursday 22nd January 2015


Venue: Truro Wool

2 St Marys Mews, St Marys Street,

Truro, Cornwall, TR1 2BE


Contact Tel: 01872 270661


Time:  6pm - 9pm


Cost: £20.00


Skill Level: Beginners

Learn how to crochet granny squares, then how to crochet them together and make a simple edging.


You'll also learn how to calculate yarn for your projects and how to get the best use of colour.


Whether you want to make blankets, bags, cushions or accessories the limit is endless once you have learnt the technique.


To reserve a place, please make your booking and payment through the shop.  

Price excluding Materials.


Learn to Crochet - Granny Squares Next Steps / Improvers - Bedfordshire

Date: Saturday 7th February 2015


Venue:  Nutmeg Needlecrafts

Peacock Mews, Leighton Buzzard

Beds LU7 1JH


Contact Tel: 01525 376456


Time:  10am - 1pm


Cost: £22.00


Skill Level: Follow on from Granny Squares

Now you can crochet a granny square, go to the next level and progress, learning how to make granny squares, starting from a circle and then changing them into a squares.  


Learn how to make clusters and crochet your squares together "as you go".


You'll then learn how to add a 3 dimensional  flower in the centre of your square


To reserve a place, please make your booking and payment through the shop.  

Price excluding Materials.


Crochet Flower Corsage and Scarf - Cornwall

Date: Wednesday 11th February 2015


Venue: Truro Wool

2 St Marys Mews, St Marys Street,

Truro, Cornwall, TR1 2BE


Contact Tel: 01872 270661


Time:  6pm - 9pm


Cost: £20.00


Skill Level: Granny square level

If you can make a granny square - you can make this!


Move on from Granny Squares to make this beautiful corsage and scarf.


You'll take away an endless amount of skills from this workshop, including making foundation chains, keeping edges of your work straight, shell edging and you'll explore making 4 different flowers to make the fabulous corsage.


To reserve a place, please make your booking and payment through the shop.  

Price excluding Materials.


Crochet Flower in Heart Shaped Motif - Bedfordshire

Date: Saturday 14th February 2015


Venue:  Nutmeg Needlecrafts

Peacock Mews, Leighton Buzzard

Beds LU7 1JH


Contact Tel: 01525 376456


Time:  10am - 1pm


Cost: £22.00


Skill Level: Granny square


Learn to make this pretty motif for Valentines Day.


You can either keep you motif as a heart shape, perfect for bunting - or continue to make it into a square motif  to use for an endless amount of projects.


To reserve a place, please make your booking and payment through the shop.  

Price excluding Materials.  


Learn to Crochet Granny Squares - Cornwall

Date: Wednesday 25th February 2015


Venue: Truro Wool

2 St Marys Mews, St Marys Street,

Truro, Cornwall, TR1 2BE


Contact Tel: 01872 270661


Time:  6pm - 9pm


Cost: £20.00


Skill Level: Beginners



Learn how to crochet granny squares, then how to crochet them together and make a simple edging.


You'll also learn how to calculate yarn for your projects and how to get the best use of colour.


Whether you want to make blankets, bags, cushions or accessories the limit is endless once you have learnt the technique.


To reserve a place, please make your booking and payment through the shop.  

Price excluding Materials.


Crochet Sunbeam Ripple Blanket - Cornwall

Date: Wednesday 11th March


Venue: Truro Wool

2 St Marys Mews, St Marys Street,

Truro, Cornwall, TR1 2BE


Contact Tel: 01872 270661


Time:  6pm - 9pm


Cost: £20.00


Skill Level: Granny square level


You've learnt to make the basic granny squar, now its time to develop it further!


Learn how to follow a pattern, making a pretty sunbeam (ripple) blanket with an optional flower centre.


This workshop will build your confidence in your crochet skills and move you on further in your future projects.


To reserve a place, please make your booking and payment through the shop.  

Price excluding Materials.


Crochet Lacy Cowl - Intermediate Version - Bedfordshire

Date: Saturday 7th March 2015


Venue:  Nutmeg Needlecrafts

Peacock Mews, Leighton Buzzard

Beds LU7 1JH


Contact Tel: 01525 376456


Time:  10am - 1pm


Cost: £22.00


Skill Level: Intermediate

Make this beautiful crochet cowl either with lace weight yarn or 4ply sock yarn.


You will learn how to work in the round, follow a pattern and chart and make a picot edging.


To reserve a place, please make your booking and payment through the shop.  

Price excluding Materials.


Spinning Wheel Crochet (Intermediate Version) - Bedfordshire

Date: Saturday 15th March 2015


Venue:  Nutmeg Needlecrafts

Peacock Mews, Leighton Buzzard

Beds LU7 1JH


Contact Tel: 01525 376456


Time:  10am  - 1pm


Cost: £22.00


Skill Level: Intermediate

Crochet this spiral motif and edging section, to create an amazing optical illusion.


The edging section allows you to make straight edges to your spiral projects.


You will also learn to use a pattern and a chart.


To reserve a place, please make your booking and payment through the shop.  

Price excluding Materials.


Learn to Crochet Granny Squares - Cornwall                    

Date: Wednesday 25th March


Venue: Truro Wool

2 St Marys Mews, St Marys Street,

Truro, Cornwall, TR1 2BE


Contact Tel: 01872 270661


Time:  6pm - 9pm


Cost: £20.00


Skill Level: Beginners


Learn how to crochet granny squares, then how to crochet them together and make a simple edging.


You'll also learn how to calculate yarn for your projects and how to get the best use of colour.


Whether you want to make blankets, bags, cushions or accessories the limit is endless once you have learnt the technique.


To reserve a place, please make your booking and payment through the shop.  

Price excluding Materials.


Intermediate  Crochet -  (Learn to make Clusters) Flower in a Square -  Cornwall

Date: Wednesday 15th April 2015


Venue: Truro Wool

2 St Marys Mews, St Marys Street,

Truro, Cornwall, TR1 2BE


Contact Tel: 01872 270661


Time:  6pm - 9pm


Cost: £20.00


Skill Level: Granny square level



If you've learnt to make a granny square , you'll be able to make this!

This amazing hexegon, can either be worked as a one motif growing  outwards to make a stunning blanket, or as an optical illusion, with single motifs joined together.


Work at your own pace and learn to follow an abbreviated pattern and chart.


To reserve a place, please make your booking and payment through the shop.  

Price excluding Materials.



Learn to Crochet Granny Squares for Beginners -  Cornwall

Date: Wednesday 29th April 2015


Venue: Truro Wool

2 St Marys Mews, St Marys Street,

Truro, Cornwall, TR1 2BE


Contact Tel: 01872 270661


Time:  6pm - 9pm


Cost: £20.00


Skill Level: Beginners

Learn how to crochet granny squares, then how to crochet them together and make a simple edging.


You'll also learn how to calculate yarn for your projects and how to get the best use of colour.


Whether you want to make blankets, bags, cushions or accessories the limit is endless once you have learnt the technique.


To reserve a place, please make your booking and payment through the shop.  

Price excluding Materials.



Workshop Dates for November - December 2014


Granny Square Refresher / Post Treble Square - Truro Wool - Thursday 27th November 2014, 6pm-9pm.


Crochet Cable Cowl - Nutmeg Needlecrafts, Bedfordshire - Saturday 29th November, 10am-1pm.


Learn to Crochet Granny Squares - Nutmeg Needlecrafts, Bedfordshire - Saturday 13th December, 10am-1pm.







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