Marmalade Courses

 

We run a variety of courses designed to suit all levels of knitting and crochet. All courses include tea/coffee and homemade cake.

For dates of upcoming courses see the Calendar of Events

To book onto any of the courses just e-mail, phone (01373 473557) or call into the shop. We ask for a £10 deposit to secure your place.

Learn to Knit 

Learn how to cast on and knit a small project to learn all the skills you need. Needles and yarn included.

 Finishing Techniques 

Tackle those knitting problems: buttonholes, picking up stitches, provisional cast on, sewing up neatly etc.

Knitting in the Round

Learn the basics of kinitting in the round and start mittens, socks or even a jumper, no stitching up!

Steeking

Cut your knitting with confidence. Knit seamlessly in the round then cut.

Lace Knitting

      Master the art of yarn overs and learn how to create beautiful shawls and edges.

Beginners Crochet: Granny Square

Learn the basic crochet stitches and how to make the classic granny square. Hook and yarn included.

Fairisle Workshop

Learn all the skills to knit beautiful fairisle. All materials are provided for this course which is run by fairisle expert Mary Henderson. 

Intermediate Crochet

Increase your crochet skills and learn more advanced stitches, increasing, decreasing, flowers, edgings and more.

Sock Knitting Workshop

Make a mini sock and learn everything you need to know to make your own woollen socks. Needles and yarn provided. You will have enough yarn to take home, use your new skills and make a full size pair of socks