Learn to Knit Course 13, 20, 27 November 2021 1pm to 3.30pm
Join experienced local artist and teacher Rachael Elwell for a 3 week course where you will learn to knit confidently! Rachael has been teaching knitting and crochet for 12 years and enjoys teaching absolute beginners how to get started on their very first projects. Rachael has taught at many creative establishments around the north west UK including Ministry of Craft Manchester, Manchester Art Gallery, The Manchester Museum and The Whitworth Art Gallery.
In a small group (max 8 people) and over 3 weeks, you will learn
- Casting on and casting off
- Knit and purl stitches
- Basic textures
- Changing colours
- Shaping your knitting
- Cable stitch
- How to read a basic pattern
Workshop runs 1pm to 3.30pm over three weeks. Please make sure you can attend all weeks. Tea and coffee provided.
Parking is available on site or on the main road – further transport details on booking.
We will be working in a well ventilated space – please wear layers.
Age 16 plus.
We will be reviewing the Covid -19 situation and following any Government recommendations to keep us safe.
Staff will be required to take a lateral flow test before the workshop and we ask that you would do the same if possible.
You may wear a mask if you like and we have accessible hand washing facilities and toilets.
The space will be well ventilated and there will be opportunity to take breaks outside if the weather is dry.
We reserve the right to contact participants with further safety requirements if we feel they are needed.
You may cancel your place and receive a full refund up to midnight on Friday 5th November. To cancel you must email
Cancellations after midnight on Friday 5 November will only be refunded if we can fill your space on the course.
If we need to cancel the course for any reason, participants will receive a full refund within 7 days of receiving the cancellation notification.
Please contact us firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any queries before booking. Once you have booked, we will send further information by email in early November.