How to Knit short courses with Nicki from Being Knitterly

How to Knit short courses

How to Knit short courses for Beginners and Improvers I’m running my popular How to Knit short courses in November this year and January next year. Let me tell you about them. When do the How to Knit courses take place? Each short course lasts for three classes and the classes will take place from 19:00–21:00 […]

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Textiles display from the Arts Degree show, Loughborough University

Loughborough University Arts Degree Show 2019

Arts Degree Show 2019 Recently I visited the Arts Degree Show at Loughborough University. Students learn both traditional hand processes and digital technologies during the Textiles: Innovation and Design degree at Loughborough University. The degree show gives the final year students an opportunity to display the best of their work for public view. Students follow one […]

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Samples of mitred squares made during a modular knitting workshop with Nicki Merrall from Being Knitterly

Modular Knitting workshop

Have fun with Modular Knitting in August 2019 Modular Knitting workshop I’m teaching a Modular Knitting workshop at the Being Knitterly Studio in August. Modular knitting (also known as mitred or domino knitting) involves knitting modules one at a time. This is done seamlessly by picking up stitches from the edge of a previous module. […]

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Fair Isle Knitting workshop at the Being Knitterly Studio

Fair Isle Knitting creative workshop

Learn Fair Isle knitting techniques in 2019 Fair Isle Knitting creative workshop I’m teaching my popular Fair Isle knitting workshop at the Being Knitterly Studio in September 2019. Fair Isle knitting is admired because of the beautiful use of colour and the variety of patterns. Join me to learn about different stranded colourwork traditions as […]

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How to Crochet short courses

How to Crochet short courses

Crochet short courses for Beginners and Improvers I’m running my popular How to Crochet short courses in September and October this year. Let me tell you about them. When do How to crochet courses take place? Each short course lasts for three classes and the classes will take place from 19:00–21:00 on Tuesday evenings. The How […]

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2019 dates for European yarn and fibre festivals

2019 dates for European yarn festivals

Travels with yarn! Whenever I travel abroad I look for yarn local to the place that I’m visiting. One of the easiest ways to track down local yarn in another country is to visit a yarn festival. You will discover many small companies spinning and dying beautiful yarns as well as farmers with flocks of […]

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