Three How to Crochet Short Courses at The Being Knitterly Studio I’d like to tell you about the next series of crochet short courses that I’ll be teaching after Easter. April: How to Crochet for Beginners. May: How to Crochet for Improvers. June: How to Crochet Raised Stitches. How to Crochet for Beginners The first of my crochet […]
Classes, short courses and workshops taught by Nicki Merrall from Being Knitterly.
Creative Knitting Workshops in Collaboration with The Refectory Table I’m excited to be teaching two creative knitting workshops at The Refectory Table in Loughborough. Saturday 25 February 2017: Colour, a Creative Knitting Workshop. Saturday 24 June 2017: Flora, a Creative Knitting Workshop. The Refectory Table is run by Janet Currie, a creative consultant, avid gardener, maker and project […]
Learn to Knit Cables – Cool Cables Who wants to learn to knit cables? The last course that I’ll be teaching before the summer is Cool Cables. This is an intermediate class, which means that if you can cast-on, work in stocking stitch and rib, and cast-off, then you’re good to go! Each class in this course has a theme, […]
Fabric, Fibre and Yarn at The Big Textile Show In my last post I told you about the Mini car yarn bomb at The Big Textile Show. Today I’m going to write about some of the exhibitions, workshops and stalls at the show. Inspiration! As usual there was a lot of fabulous work on display from local and […]
All Creatures Great and Woollen Woollen Workshops I spent the last two Sundays at Rushcliffe Country Park running free drop-in workshops as part of Woollen Woods 2015. French knitting proved popular with the young and not so young! The young thought it was similar to loom banding while the not so young reminisced about using cotton […]
If You Go Down to the Woollen Woods … If you go down to the woods at Rushcliffe Country Park between 15 – 24 May you won’t see teddy bears, unless you take one with you. However, in the wooded sensory garden, you will see knitted, crocheted or felted woodland themed woollen artworks in support […]
I’ve Finished Crocheting the Granny Stripes! Since the last post I crocheted a few more rows of granny stripes, took the fabric to Squirrel to check it for size, crocheted some more rows and now it is finished. Here it is in all its colourful glory! Very jolly! Yarn Bombing at Squirrel Another quick visit to […]