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This course is a fun introduction to hand knitting and crochet. You will discover the differences between knitting and crocheting and the possibilities that each one offers you. You will also get a basic knowledge of the use of colours and patterns in knitting and crocheting. At the end of the course, you will make a coaster using two traditional techniques. You will also get some creative tips to expand your creative universe and explore all the possibilities of these craft techniques. You will have the opportunity to explore: · A thorough grounding of basic stitches, as well as some experimental stitches - and the ability to continue unaided. · Skills to develop your own original designs and stitches. · Swatch design. · Awareness of colour and pattern. · Creative tips to expand your creative universe. · Make a coaster using two traditional techniques: Knitting and Crocheting.
How will I learn?
Teaching will be delivered through a series of online workshops (via Microsoft Teams) you will learn by observing demonstrations, group discussions, and by exploring new techniques with expert support. You will learn a great deal by experimenting and recording your own progress. Your tutor will always check your progress and help you with technical solutions.
There are no specific entry requirements for this workshop series, students just need a willingness to learn and an interest in the subject. Student will also need access to a computer and the internet is required to participate in the online workshops.
Students will need to provide their own materials; Knitting & Crocheting needles wool etc.Download course information in PDF format
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If you have any issues applying online we also accept paper enrolments. You can download and print our 2023/2024 Enrolment Request Form. Alternatively, you can visit your local campus to collect a form. An enrolment form can also be sent to you by post, simply contact our Customer Experience team to arrange this.
If you have any questions, please contact our Customer Experience team on 08000567253, email [email protected] or write to Part-Time Enrolments, SGS College, Filton Avenue, Filton, Bristol, BS34 7AT.