View classes (on this page)

Learn to crochet using upcycled T-shirt yarn with our handcrafts short courses in Sydney!

By the end of the course, you will be hooked on crochet and yarning about it to everyone.

Are you keen to make something that is better for the environment, reusable and actually can be called an up-cycled work of art! Using T-shirt yarn, you will crochet a simple project like a reusable bag or a bowl.

The squishy nature of the yarn makes it a fascinating crochet journey, while gently introducing crochet stitches to you in this class. The yarn and big hook make for fast and easy work, the pattern is simple and uses basic maths to form the shape.

This is an interesting crochet course for those who enjoy something different and out of the box!

Learning outcomes

By the end of this crochet course, you should be able to:

  • hold the hook and yarn
  • demonstrate basic crochet stitches
  • use the anatomy of a crochet stitch to create shape
  • identify and count stitches
  • increase and decrease stitches.

What will be covered in this crochet course?

Sessions 1 to 4: work is spread over 4 weeks according to the pace of students

  • Learn to hold hook, yarn, make a slip knot, commence and make a chain, count the chain;
  • Learn to make a circle, join it. Work in the circle;
  • Learn a new stitch, practice the stitch;
  • Use the circle to make the base of a character;
  • Learn to count the base, attach new yarn;
  • Work out the mathematics to implement an increase, work the increase and start to make the body of a bag for example;
  • Use maths to decrease the work;
  • Learn to finish the work, so the top has a clean finish;
  • Add features such as handles for a bag or an edge for a finished piece.

Who is this crochet course for?

Course venue

Rozelle Campus

2A Gordon Street, Rozelle NSW 2039 (corner of Gordon St & Victoria Rd in the grounds of St. Joseph's Church)

If driving, there is no entry into Gordon Street from Victoria Road. Last block on your right before Victoria Road. Pedestrian access is opposite Prince Street.

Materials provided

  • Extra large size crochet hook
  • T-shirt yarn cake
  • 2 stitch markers

What to bring to class

  • Tape measure
  • Scissors
  • 5 safety pins
  • Tablet OR pen and notepad for taking notes

This course has no current classes. Please join our waitlist and we will notify you when we have places available. Join waitlist for T-shirt Yarn Crochet Course

This course has no current classes. Please join our waitlist and we will notify you when we have places available. Join waitlist for T-shirt Yarn Crochet Course

Great reasons to enrol in a short course with us

Small classes

A personal approach means quality learning, so you can enjoy plenty of interaction with your instructor and the chance to ask questions.

Short & sweet

Our short courses & workshops get straight to the point, providing the skills you need with minimal commitment of your precious time.

Facilities & equipment

Our range of venues suit every type of course, are easy to get to, and have the equipment and tech needed to support your learning.

Easy, secure enrolment

Enrol online 24/7 with a safe, convenient 3-step process, and you can change your mind up to 7 days before class starts.

Quality instructors

Our educators bring first-hand experience and knowledge, with up-to-the-minute practices from diverse industries.

For business, or pleasure

Our courses help you rapidly increase your skills and knowledge, for professional development or personal interest.

4.7 starsaverage rating on Google

1,400+courses to choose from

99%customer support rating

Related courses