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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 for both right and left handers, from beginners through to intermediate level 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 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: Beginners


Extra Date Added

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 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


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 14th 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 cowl either with lace weight yarn or 4 ply sock yarn.


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

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

Price excluding Materials.




Crochet Flower in a Heart - Cornwall                   

Date: Wednesday 18th 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

Learn to make this pretty heart shaped motif.


Ideal for making into bunting, small pouch bags, mats and hanging hearts.


With 2 different flower design options you will learn to use patterns and crochet using charts.


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

Price excluding Materials.


Learn to Crochet Granny Squares - Bedfordshire

Date: Saturday 21st March 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.


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.


Crochet Sunbeam Ripple Blanket - Cornwall                    

Date: Wednesday 8th 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


You've learnt to make the basic granny square, 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.


Intermediate  Crochet -  Spinning Wheel Spirals -  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.


Loving Knitted Lace -  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: Basic knitting Skills  required. (Cast on, cast off, knit and purl stitch.)

Whether its to make scarves, shawls, or just add some lacy detail to your stocking stitch projects, learn the basics of how to knit lace.


You will learn to make a loose cast on edge and cast off edge, the basic stitch techniques and get tips on successful lace knitting.


Together we will start to read charts and look at ways of picking up stitches for edgings and start to make a simple scarf.


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.


Learn to Crochet - Flower and Bunting for Beginners -  Cornwall

Date: Wednesday 20th May 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

A workshop which is ideal for absolute beginners.


Starting from the very beginning you will learn how to make a simple daisy flower and then make  a section of “fool-proof” bunting.


You’ll learn how to start to crochet from a circle and then from a straight edge.


By the end of this workshop you will understand the basic stitches in crochet!


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

Price excluding Materials.


Crochet - Flower in a Heart Motif/Bunting  -  Cornwall

Date: Wednesday 3rd June 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: Garnny Square Level or

Moving on from “Flower and Bunting for Beginners”.

Learn to make this pretty heart shaped motif.


Ideal for making into bunting, small pouch bags, mats and hanging hearts.


With 2 different flower design options you will learn to use patterns and crochet using charts.


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

Price excluding Materials.



Please scroll down to view the current Knitting and Crochet workshops

scheduled until the end of April 2015.


As I am relocating to Cornwall, my last Workshop in Bedfordshire

will be on Saturday 21st  March 2015.


The majority of my  workshops will then be based in the South West of England

and I look forward to seeing some of  you there. All the best Wendy xx