Crochet for Beginners Workshop | Chichester Crochet Course
This session is ideal for complete beginners in crochet. Melanie can help you learn the basics of crochet, such as how to hold your hook and yarn comfortably, how to make a chain, a loop and double crochet. Or perhaps you are ready to take the next steps, such as reading a pattern and beginning your first crochet project. We have plenty of tea, coffee and biscuits to keep the grey matter alert!
About your Teacher:
Melanie is a professional fibre artist who produces and sells unique hand-spun yarns, as well as crocheted, knitted and hand-dyed garments, through her business 'Spiral Spin' at Draper's Yard. She has perfected her craft following years of experience in weaving, knitting, crocheting and spinning, backed up by formal studies in fine art, at which time wood block printing was her passion. These days you're most likely to find Melanie behind her faithful spinning wheel 'Spiral' unless you're lucky enough to be joining her in one of her fantastic workshops!
Maximum class size of 8.
For beginners - you need no experience whatsoever. You can have a stab at making granny squares, circles or flowers, which can be made into brooches, or used to embellish hats, bags and anything else which looks like it needs a crocheted flower!
Basic materials are included, but if you would like to buy your own, we have a lovely selection available in our shop.
Half a day.
Workshops are held in our colourful and cosy studio, above the shop. There is lots of space to spread out and a separate chill out area to have a break. The shop is located in central Chichester, about a 10 minute walk from the train and bus station. The closest car park is The Cattle Market.
Clothkits Ltd, 16 The Hornet, Chichester, PO19 7JG
Tel: 01243 533180
FREE delivery on all orders within the UK over £45!
Standard Delivery UK – £3.95
Express Delivery UK – £10.95
Next day delivery for orders placed before 1pm Monday – Thursday. Orders received on Friday before 1pm will arrive with you on Monday. Orders placed over the weekend will be sent on Monday to arrive on Tuesday. Please bear in mind that we do not open on Bank Holidays. This service is trackable, and will require a signature.
Europe – £7.25
Royal Mail International Standard Shipping – 5 – 14 working days depending on the location. For urgent European orders please contact us first. Not trackable.
Rest of the World
Small Parcels Less than 0.49kg £9 (approx 1 or 2 kits)
Medium Parcels 0.5 to 0.99kg £15
Large Parcels 1 to 1.99kg £30
Heavy Parcels 2kg + £65+
Royal Mail International Standard Shipping – 5 – 14 working days depending on the location. For urgent International orders please contact us first. Not trackable.
Please review to our International Sales Policy before placing an order.
If you are placing a large order and would like your package to have insurance, please contact us before ordering for a quote. The cost will depend on the package and the location.
Sewing Machine Delivery
Sewing machine delivery is FREE within the UK, excluding Highlands and Islands.
The courier surcharge is approximately £25.
Unfortunately we do not ship sewing machines internationally.