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 monthly knitting course

We are delighted that Jane from the renowned Leeds shop Baa Ram Ewe is hosting a three month course that will support all levels of knitting at The Sewing Shed. Starting with the basics of knitting, the workshops will support you in developing your knitting skills, allowing you to know what you want and not what you feel you should knit! Some of the topics covered will include;

  • Basics of knitting
  • Knitting in the round
  • Reading a pattern and your knitting
  • Finishing techniques
  • Any other topic relevant to the group
  • Suitable for the novice knitter who needs to know how to cast on – to the experienced knitter that is part way through a project and has got stuck!

about our tutor

Jane has been knitting for over 30 years and has produced commission knitting as well as working in store at Baa Ram Ewe for seven years offering advice, support and know how for customers. She’s chatty and warm and will ensure everyone is very welcome and at ease – no matter their level of experience. Why not join meet regularly in this nurturing group to get top tips and advice?

when and how much?

The course will be held over three months, every last-ish Saturday in the month from 10am -2.30pm, but not to worry if you don’t finish its anticipated we will run another course following on from this one. There is no time limit!

The actual dates for your diary for 2020 : February 29th, March 28th, April 25th,

£100 for the course. It is anticipated that you attend the whole course.

what do I need to bring?

We suggest that if you are new to knitting you purchase a starter’s kit for £10 which will include a skein of Baa Ram Ewe’s fabulous Winterburn Aran and a pair of circular knitting needles to get you going. If you require this kit, please let us know when you book. If you already have the basic skills, you can also take advantage of the starter kit and are welcome to bring your own yarn and knitting needles.

If you can already knit and you want to improve your skills or meet regularly to get advice and top tips then this group is for you.

Do bring a light packed lunch, drinks provided.

    how to book our knitting course

    We anticipate our knitting course will be very popular and as spaces are limited,  please do plan ahead to avoid disappointment.

    Please read our booking terms & conditions carefully before booking (they’re only short!). Do also check your advance diary, because any money you’ve paid us can’t be refunded if you discover you’re double-booked.

    To enquire or book for any of our knitting workshops, please call 07525 029986 or email us.