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    Thursday
    Sep182014

    The Wool Stop, Thornbury

    There's a new batch of workshops available to book at The Wool Stop:

    FINISHING TOUCHES - A great workshop where you will learn lots of tips for finishing off garments, including the dreaded sewing up! Tuesday 23rd/Tuesday 30th Sept 7 - 8.30pm (2 parts) £20.00

    GET YOUR GRANNY ON - Want to learn to crochet in a fun way? You will not leave without completing a Granny Square (we promise!) Saturday 11th October 12.30 - 4.30 £28.00

    CROCHET A BEANIE - For those who want to move on from Granny Squares, you will learn to make our very own Thornbury Beanie Hat. Friday 17th October 6 - 9pm £22.00

    CUFF DOWN SOCK WORKSHOP - Learn to knit socks from the cuff down on 4 needles. WARNING - Highly addictive! You must be comfortable with knitting stocking stitch for this one. Saturday 25th October 12 - 4.30pm £32.00

    AMIGURUMI (CUTE CROCHET) - We will help you to make a cute little creature in this workshop, great for making gifts and presents. Wednesday 5th November 6-9pm £22.00

    TWO AT A TIME TOE UP SOCKS - A little more complicated, but just as highly addictive as cuff down socks - you will learn to knit both socks at once on circular needles and get to grips with magic loop in the process. You will need to be comfortable with stocking stitch and knitting terminology. Saturday 15th November 10am - 2.30pm £35.00

    COLOURWORK - Learn to knit Fairisle and Intarsia and make the cutest little pin cushions. A two part workshop with a teeny bit of homework. Tuesday 18th/25th November 6.30pm - 8.30pm £25.00

    FINISHING TOUCHES - As before but in one hit! Saturday 22nd November 9.30am - 12.30pm. £20.00

    GET YOUR GRANNY ON - As before. Thursday 27th November 12.30 - 4.30pm £28.00

    CHRISTMAS CROCHET - Learn to crochet a Christmas Snowflake! Tuesday 2nd December 6.30 - 9pm £20.00

    LACE AND BEADING - We will teach you simple lace and beading techniques - learn to add that little extra to your knitting. Monday 8th December 10am - 1pm £26.00

    Thursday
    Sep042014

    Kingshill House, Dursley

    Classes: 

    Ready, Steady, Sew: a series of 10 evening classes. Mon 22nd Sept to 1st Dec 7pm - 9pm

    Learn how to get the best from your machine, while making basic projects - from a tote bag
    to a simple piece of clothing. We will cover seaming, zips, buttons & buttonholes and how to follow a pattern. Jacqui will also teach you how to troubleshoot your sewing and gain the skills you need to be a confident home sewer. Perfect for beginners or those looking to build their confidence. Own sewing machine required. Students must provide own materials according to projects they wish to work on after the first few lessons.

    This class will be repeated in the new year.