Beginners and Improvers Crochet

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Learn how to crochet with our beginner’s course. The course will teach you all you need to know, including how to hold a hook and yarn. Develop stitches, double crochet, half treble and trebles. Learn how to read patterns and symbols and make granny squares.

Course Information

  • Make small Amigurumi following written instructions and complete with stuffing, eyes and sewing on limbs and ears 
  • Create 3 samples of Filet Crochet
  • Create Granny Square Hexagons using written instructions and symbol charts
  • Sample Tunisian Crochet, knit stitch and purl.
  • Expand knowledge of and skill in making samples of different crochet techniques
  • Basic design skills, writing/drawing your own patterns
Assessment types: You will be produce a personal portfolio of your Crochet projects journey.


Who is this course for?

Anyone who would like to learn a new hobby or develop additional craft skills or if you are thinking of starting your own business.

Benefits / Skills

Gain confidence in the skill required to create a finished crochet project

Entry Requirements

There are no formal entry requirements for this course but you should have basic English and Maths and be able to follow instructions.

The course is delivered at Deacon House. Introductory material is available. You will be encouraged to bring some of your own resources.

Career Progression

Craft course, Maths or English |Move onto more challenging projects that include a combination of beginners and advance stitches.

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Course Details


8 weeks

Study Type

Part time

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Course Fee (16-18)

£60   You may be entitled to support with fees. Click here for more info.

Course Fee (Adult)

£60   You may be entitled to support with fees. Click here for more info.

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