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Blanket Bootcamp

 

Nature's Walk Crochet Along

 

If you love the idea of making a beautiful crochet blanket but need some help with reading patterns, some tips to improve your technique and some encouragement to stay motivated, then the Blanket Bootcamp is for you.

This crochet course is run over 8 weekly 2.5hr sessions in July/August. This year we will be working our way through the Nature's Walk Crochet Along by Sandra Paul of Cherry Heart.

 

The Nature's Walk crochet blanket is made up of 6 different crochet squares, joined together and surrounded by a beautiful lacey border. As we work through the pattern you can choose whether you want to make a large blanket, a small throw, a bed runner, a cushion cover, or maybe you just want to build your crochet square repertoire. The course will be a fabulous way to build your crochet knowledge and skills and keep yourself busy over the winter months. 


Topics covered in the course include: 

•deciphering patterns, both in written and chart form

•discuss gauge, tension and drape

•learn different techniques including filet crochet and popcorn stitch

•various methods of blocking

•how to join squares

•adding a border


What's included:     

20 hours of tuition      
Natures Walk Pattern booklet
Morning Tea

 

 

What to bring:

You will need to bring you own yarn suitable for making whatever project you have in mind. You will also need to bring an appropriate sized crochet hook for your yarn choice. After enrolling, I will send out a detailed email explaining different options/suggestions, however please note that you really can use whatever you like working with. Use what you already have or buy new yarn, the choice is yours.

 

 

As always yarn and hooks are also available to buy from my store and I am happy to help you choose the yarn and colours for your project.

 

 

Dates / Times: 

Wednesday Morning Sessions; 10am to 12:30pm ; July 7th,14th, 21st, 28th ,August 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th

or

Saturday Morning Sessions; 10am to 12:30pm ; July 10th,17th, 24th, 31st ,August 7th,14th, 21st , 28th

 

Location: 5 Jemima Lane, Wingello, NSW

 

  

Cost: $400

 

Class Size: Maximum of 4 students.

 

 

Bookings are essential.

 

 

Crochet Clinics

 
These clinics are like doctors appointments for your crochet project! If you’re having trouble understanding the pattern or just want to pick up some helpful tips & tricks to improve your work, bring your project along to a clinic and I will provide the expertise to tutor and encourage you through the process. You can choose to book in to just one clinic or as many as you like.

 

What's included:     
2.5 hours of tuition
Morning Tea

 

Class Size: Maximum of 4 students.

 

What to bring:

Please bring your own projects to work on, or contact me prior to the class and I can help you choose patterns and yarns. I also have supplies available to purchase on the day.

 

Cost: $50 per session

 

Location: 5 Jemima Lane, Wingello, NSW

 

Dates: Every Thursday and occasional Tuesday and Saturday classes also available.

 

Time: 10am to 12:30pm

 

Bookings are essential.

 

 

Learn to make Crochet Socks

 

This crochet course is run over 2 weekly 4 hr sessions. In the workshops you will learn to make your own pair of fitted crochet socks. 

  • Discover the different forms of crochet sock construction
  • Learn how to measure gauge and work a swatch
  • Customise the pattern for the perfect fit
  • Experiment with colour change and working stripes

The skills learnt in these workshops can then be applied to other crochet projects too, not just socks. 

 

This class is recommended for those with intermediate crochet skills. Prior experience working in the round and reading patterns is required. 

 

What's included:     
8hrs Tuition

Class Notes and Pattern

3 x 50g balls 8 ply Australian Wool

Morning/ Afternoon Tea

 

Class Size: Maximum of 4 students.

 

What to bring:

You will need to bring 3mm, 3.5mm and 4mm crochet hooks and at least 2 stitch markers. A tape measure would also be useful but not essential.

 

These supplies will be available to purchase on the day if you don't have your own.

 

Cost: $180 

 

Location: 5 Jemima Lane, Wingello, NSW

 

Dates/Times: 

Tuesday Course : June 1st & June 8th 10am to 2pm (FULLY BOOKED)

or

Tuesday Course : June 15th & June 22nd 10am to 2pm (FULLY BOOKED) 

or

Saturday Course: June 19th & June 26th 1pm to 5pm (FULLY BOOKED)

 

Bookings are essential.

 

 

Beginners Crochet Course

 

This crochet course is run over 4 weekly 2.5hr sessions. In this course you will learn the basic stitches needed to start you on your crochet journey. You will learn about reading a pattern, how to hold the crochet hook, the use of tension and examine different types of yarns and hooks. You will put your new skills into practice by making such items as coasters, granny squares and beanies. This is a fabulous foundation to build on and will set you up for future crochet success!

 

What's included:
10 hours of tuition      
Crochet Kit (including hook and yarn)
Class Notes (including patterns)
Morning Tea

 

Class Size: Maximum of 4 students.

 

Location: 5 Jemima Lane, Wingello, NSW

 

Dates:

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