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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 -  May - August 2015

Crochet Clinic - Truro

Date: Wednesday 6th 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: Granny Square Level

If you're now at the stage you can crochet a granny square and are looking at moving on to make things of your own choice, this is for you!


Bring your own project along and get a helping hand and advice to cover understanding the pattern (and/or chart), the stitches and techniques you need to know.


You'll gain more confidenece to start making  exciting choices with future projects


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

Price excluding Materials.

Learn to Crochet - Flower and Heart Bunting - Truro

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 - Cornwall - Truro                  

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: Granny Square Level

Learn to make this prettyheart 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.


Beginners Learn to Crochet Granny Squares - Truro                    

Date: Sunday 5th  July 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 to crochet granny squares and how to make a simple edging.


You’ll learn tips on how to understand a pattern and make the best use of colour for your projects.


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


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

Price excluding Materials.



Proffesional Knitting Finishing Techniques -  Truro

Date: Sunday 12th July 2015


Venue: Truro Wool

2 St Marys Mews, St Marys Street,

Truro, Cornwall, TR1 2BE


Contact Tel: 01872 270661


Time:  10am - 1pm


Cost: £20.00


Skill Level: Basic knitting Skills required, (Cast on, cast off, knit and purl stitch.)

Learn to make a really neat finish to your knitted pieces and achieve professional results.


We will cover sewing up seams with mattress stitch, making beautiful buttonholes to fit the button size of your choice, picking up stitches around necklines and a 3 needle bind off for amazing shoulder seams.


There is an option for the 2 workshops on this day for £30.00. Lunch is not included, however we are in the heart of the city, where there is a wealth of shops and cafes.


Grafting - Kitchener Stitch (Left and Right Handed) -  Truro

Date: Sunday 12th July 2015


Venue: Truro Wool

2 St Marys Mews, St Marys Street,

Truro, Cornwall, TR1 2BE


Contact Tel: 01872 270661


Time:  2pm - 4pm


Cost: £15.00


Skill Level: Basic knitting Skills  required.

(Cast on, cast off, knit and purl stitch.)

Whether you are right or left handed, on this workshop you will learn the art of how to work kitchener stitch (Grafting).


This amazing technique gives you seamless and invisible joins to garment shoulders and toes on socks, with no bulk.


There is an option for the 2 workshops on this day for £30.00. Lunch is not included, however we are in the heart of the city, where there is a wealth of shops and cafes.




Crochet Lacy Cowl - Truro

Date: Wednesday 5th August 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: Intermediate

Make a beautiful crochet lacy cowl, using either lace weight, sock yarn, 4 ply or DK yarn.


Learn how to work in the wound, follow a pattern and chart, plus make a picot edging.


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

Price excluding Materials.


Crochet Lacy Cowl - Truro

Date: Sunday 23rd August 2015


Venue: Truro Wool

2 St Marys Mews, St Marys Street,

Truro, Cornwall, TR1 2BE


Contact Tel: 01872 270661


Time:  10am - 1pm


Cost: £20.00


Skill Level: Intermediate

Make a beautiful crochet lacy cowl, using either lace weight, sock yarn, 4 ply or DK yarn.


Learn how to work in the wound, follow a pattern and chart, plus 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 Motif/Bunting - Truro

Date: Wednesday 26th August 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, the majority of my  workshops will now be based

in the South West of England.

I look forward to seeing some of  you there.

Wendy xx