Crochet a Flower Wreath with Annie Windley - 17 October
Learn how to crochet a beautiful floral wreath! Aimed at crocheters who are confident in the basics, this class will teach you all the techniques you need to make a wide range of flowers and different types of leaves. You'll also learn how to crochet the wreath base including how to make increases and decreases in your work. In the two hour class you'll make a great start on your wreath and leave with the skills to complete it at home.
About your teacher: Annie Windley learned to crochet, knit and embroider as a child and has always loved passing on the skills to others. Having originally trained as a teacher, Annie has taught craft skills to both children and adults alike. For many years she was a journalist, working on women's weekly magazines, writing features as well as checking all the knitting and crochet patterns before publication. She also helped at the company's knitting and crochet sessions, where many fellow journalists learned the delights of working with wool. Now Annie is spending her time designing, selling hand-made items, teaching one-to-one sessions in and around Crouch End, and writing about crochet and knitting on her website, pickingupstitches.com.
Skills needed: You will need to be confident about making neat basic crochet stitches, and holding the hook and yarn. If you're new to crochet, please take our Granny Squares class, Crochet Basket Workshop or Intro to Crochet Flowers and try to practice the techniques before taking this class.
Materials: Yarn will be provided to learn all the techniques and a crochet hook will be provided for class use, however you will need to purchase your own yarn to complete your project at home. You will also be advised what materials you need to make the project at the beginning of the lesson and these will be on sale at the shop in case you wish to purchase them on the day, to use in the lesson. Students receive a 10% discount on any materials they purchase. If you have an questions or would like advice, please get in touch!
Class size: 6
Date: Wednesday, 17 October, 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Location: Our West Hampstead shop at West Hampstead Square NW6 2BR Please note that there are no refunds for class bookings. For more information about our classes, refer to our Class Policies or contact us at email@example.com.