Tag: crochet beginners

  • What shall I make with this? The results of my test squares.

    I ended up trying four sizes of hook.  First my favourite is the 8mm aluminium It gave a firm texture, which would be fine for a rug or placemat. Second is a 10mm hook.  The texture if this is coming out feeling good, not too tight with a bit of flexibility.  The third one is a […]

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  • What shall I make with this? The value of test squares.

      I have 650g of super chunky in my yarn stash, which has languished unused for too long, so decided to exlore what I can do with it, or whether I want to pass it on.  I tried it out as a first round of a granny square, and it looks good.  I like the […]

  • CROCHET CLASSES – HARRIS ACADEMY DUNDEE

    CROCHET CLASSES – HARRIS ACADEMY DUNDEE

    It’s time to sign up for autumn evening classes.  There are only two weeks to go until HERA’s Enrolment Night in Harris Academy on Wednesday 29th August from 6-7.30 pm. Therapeutic Crochet is a ten week course covering all the basics.    Learners are able to work at their own rate. You can move on to […]

  • BABY IT’S COLD OUTSIDE!!!

    But it’s warm inside.  Getting ready for next classes and keeping yarns in order!  

  • Alyth

    Alyth Creates a 3-day festival 26 – 28 May WORKSHOPS! Ever wanted to crochet and no idea how to start? Or do you know the basics and want to learn different techniques..? I am a contemporary crochet artist and tutor. I will be running a series of workshops through Fri, Sat & Sun 26-28 May at the […]

  • EVENING CLASS AT FORFAR ACADEMY 2015/16

    I always encourage learners to keep all their first attempts at learning. Firstly because people learn a lot from their mistakes, so having the mistake in hand at that “how did I sort this one out last time?”moment really helps jog the memory.  Secondly, because it is such an encouragement to see how far you […]