Sat 29 October, 10am – 4pm
Join us for a crash course in knitting for compete beginners! Learn all of the basics to get you started with knitting while you create a cosy headband, no prior experience required. During the workshop, you will learn the basic skills to start the project, and you will be given instruction leaflets to help you every step of the way. Knit, purl, cast on and cast off are the four starter skills you will learn and practise, become more familiar and building in confidence throughout the day.
Trained as a fashion knitwear designer, Cynthia has been intertwined with woollen goodness since she was young. Cynthia was born in Hong Kong, grew up in Bristol, and obtained her BA Fashion design with Knitwear at Central St Martins in London. She is in the process of moving to Dunblane and we look forwards to seeing a lot more of her in the future!
Cynthia has worked with London based designers such as Cooperative Designs and James Long, as well as internationally, at Valentino in Rome. At the moment Cynthia is working with Stitch & Story and Fabrics Store. With the belief that knowledge is power, she enjoys expanding her skills in teaching and passing on crafting skills to those at various levels. At the same time, improving her own identity as a designer.
- All tools and materials are included in the course cost
- Tea and coffee are provided but participants should bring their own lunch and utensils
- All of our classes are suitable for over 16s, younger crafters may be accommodated if accompanied by a participating adult but please contact us before booking
- If the workshop you were looking at is fully booked drop us an email and we’ll add you to the waiting list. As restrictions ease we might be able to add more spaces to some of our courses. We will add extra dates to our most popular workshops too, join the mailing list to be the first to know