Classes in June and July

CROCHET & KNITTING CLASSES

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If you want to learn at a time to suit you, just get in touch and I’ll arrange a 1-2-1 (£13 per hour or £25 for two hours) – there are lots of projects to choose from, so click here for details. Or let me know what you’d like to learn!

PLEASE NOTE I AM WILLING TO TRAVEL ELSEWHERE IN LONDON, though price may vary depending on travelling time.

From July, as well as my crochet and knitting classes, I will also be offering a class in cross stitch embroidery! More details soon…

My scheduled classes usually take place in cafes in Crouch End, Hornsey and Finsbury Park. All are pay in cash on the day (you’ll also need to buy a tea, coffee, soft drink or something from the cafe). For the usual cafes, click here

For more information about the classes, click here.

Advance booking for classes is essential as number of spaces limited – email me on info@pickingupstitches.com

 

JUNE + JULY DATES

CROCHETED GRANNY SQUARES (suitable for complete beginners)

Learn to crochet the classic square that can be used for lots of different projects, from blankets to bags to bracelets

Tues 25th June 10am-12noon  (£20) at Front Room Cafe, Finsbury Park

Sun 30th June 3-5pm (£20) at Arthouse cafe/bar, Crouch End

Thurs 4th July 10am-12noon (£20) at Elsie’s cafe, Hornsey

 

CROCHET A GRANNY SQUARE SCARF (suitable for those who know a few basic crochet stitches)

Take your granny squares to the next step,  learning new techniques and edging them to make a stunning scarf

Sun 21st July  2-4pm (£20) at the Arthouse cafe/bar, Crouch End

 

CROCHET BUNTING (suitable for beginners)

Learn how to crochet your own triangular bunting flags, and how you can customise them   

Sat 6th July 2-4pm (£20) at the Arthouse cafe/bar, Crouch End

Wed 10th July 2-4pm (£20) at Front Room Cafe, Finsbury Park

 

CROCHET FLOWERS (suitable for beginners)

Learn how to crochet a number of simple flower motifs that can be used to decorate bags, hats, make brooches or decorations

Sun 7th July 2-3.30pm (£15) at the Arthouse cafe/bar, Crouch End 

 

CROSS STITCH EMBROIDERY (for beginners)

Learn how to work basic cross stitch embroidery, how create your own design, and how to follow a chart

Wed 17th July 2-4pm (£20) at Front Room Cafe, Finsbury Park

 

KNITTING

I offer a special “NOW WE’RE KNITTING!” package for complete beginners.

As a package I can teach you to knit in three hour-long 1-2-1 lessons each roughly a week apart, arranged to suit you. The three cost £40, payable at the first session (includes set of needles and ball of yarn). Just get in touch to arrange.

 

THIS MONTH’S  PROJECTS INCLUDE:

Buttercups and daisies wreath

BUTTERCUPS AND DAISIES

crochet granny bunting

CROCHET GRANNY SQUARE BUNTING

Bright coloured granny squares

BASIC GRANNY SQUARES

‘ESME’ GRANNY SQUARE SCARF

Mug cozy and matching knitted coaster

LEARN TO KNIT

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