Have you got knitting projects hidden away waiting to be finished? Do you dread picking up stitches and sewing up your knitting projects? If the answer to either of these questions is yes, then this is the workshop for you!
At this workshop, you will learn how to complete your garments with a professional finish. You will get lots of tips from choosing your yarn and pattern to wearing the end result with pride!
When you book onto this workshop you will receive instructions for some pre-work you need to do in advance of the workshop. This comprises of knitting some samples on which you will practice your finishing skills at the workshop. These instructions will also detail the equipment you will need to bring with you to the workshop.
Skill level: Confident beginners. To do this workshop you need to know basic knitting techniques – how to cast on, knit, purl, and decrease etc. This workshop is not suitable for complete beginners to knitting.
Maximum 8 participants per workshop. Tutor: Carole Greaves from Skeins Wool Shop in Glossop.
The workshop runs from 10am to 3.30pm and is held at the Peak District Yarns Studio and Workshop, Commercial Road, Tideswell, SK17 8NU. A light lunch of sandwiches and soup will be provided, along with coffee/tea and cakes throughout the day. If you have any dietary requirements, please let us know when you book.
Age: You have to be at least 14 years old to attend this workshop. Participants aged under 16 need to be accompanied by an adult, who must also to be booked onto the workshop.
Cancellations by us:
Workshops may be cancelled the week before if there are insufficient numbers to reasonably justify going ahead. We will contact you as soon as possible if cancellation is likely.
If we regrettably have to cancel the workshop for any reason, you will receive a full refund or transfer to another workshop if feasible. If we do cancel a workshop, we cannot be held liable for any travel or accommodation costs you incur.
Cancellations by you:
If we can fill your spot with another student then you will receive a full refund for the cost of the workshop. If we can’t fill your spot with another student, then you will be charged for the workshop. The less notice you give us of your cancellation, the less likely it is that the ticket can be resold – please bear this in mind.