Crochet for Beginners

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Learn to crochet for beginners course in Sydney.

Crochet is one of the oldest crafts in the world and is today labeled as the new ‘Mental Yoga’. Research shows there are many health and wellbeing benefits to repetitive crafts such as crochet. So come and join the crafting craze and craft yourself something uniquely yours. Challenge yourself to use all 10 fingers at once and relax into a mindful, rhythmic activity at the same time.

This is a course that makes learning crochet fun while teaching you everything from how to hold the hook and yarn, starting a chain to learning how to make the basic stitches, counting stitches and rows and reading patterns. It is designed as a complete introductory course in crochet. You don’t need any previous experience. Just come along and have fun.

Participants will be exposed to various projects and will leave with ideas to makes either a bag, gloves or a scarf. They will also have multiple ideas for projects stemming from concepts learnt in class.

Agenda (please note this is not an exhaustive list, time permitting we will aim to cover all topics below):
  • Knowing crochet hooks and sizes
  • Learn how to hold the crochet hook and yarn
  • What is tension when creating fabric
  • Understanding how to start a chain in crochet
  • Learning the basic 3 crochet stitches (double crochet, half treble crochet, treble crochet) crochet)
  • Learning how to make a granny square
  • Interpreting and reading simple patterns
  • How to change colours on a project
  • Introducing how to make circles in crochet
  • Ideas for making simple gifts, small and large projects
  • Introduction to online resources and a practical guide to yarn buying
  • Finishing off your piece

By the end of this course you will be able to:

  • Learned the basic crochet stitches
  • Attempted to make a granny square
  • Learned how to read a pattern
Please bring
  • 1x 4mm crochet hook
  • Medium weight yarn (8ply)
  • Tablet OR Pen and notepad for taking notes
  • Scissors
  • Keep cup and water bottle
  • Snacks and food for yourself
  • Please wear closed in shoes.

Avoid disappointment. Enrol early.

Please ensure that you have given a valid email and mobile number as all course changes will be communicated via sms or email.

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Course testimonials:

  • said: FIVE STARS

  • said: The tutor, Payal, was very passionate, knowledgeable and patient. She made sure everyone in the course got the most out of it. 4 weeks just wasn't enough time though.

  • said: Small group, which is best for this type of course due to the need for a lot of individual attention. Great tutor, very experienced in this subject, friendly and helpful. I would recommend this course. As a full time employee working in the city I am pleased that you have these courses in the evening, and in the CBD. Only negative comment is the problems with the lifts.

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