All classes run from 6.30pm to 8pm and take place in the workroom at Sharp Works, 220 Railton Road, London SE24 0JT. To book a place on one of our classes please call 020 7738 7668 or email mail@sharpworks.co.uk


Beginners Knitting
Thursdays 14th & 21st September
Wednesdays 1st & 8th November

6.30-8pm

This is a two week course for complete beginners.  It is also good for those who would like a reminder of basic knitting techniques.  You will learn techniques including casting on (and off!), knit and purl. 
All materials are provided at the first lesson, including knitting needles.
£35


How to Knit a Hat
Wednesdays 27th September & 4th October

6.30-8pm


NEW! Never made a hat before?  Come and join us for this class where we will show you all the steps to make a quick, chunky bobble hat using lovely Rowan Big Wool yarn.  We will show you all the steps required, including shaping, sewing up and making a pom pom.  We don't teach basic knitting skills in this class, but as long as you can do the knit stitch (we will help you to cast on and there is no purling!) then this class is for you.
Yarn and needles provided.
£35

 

Beginners Crochet
Thursdays 5th & 12th October
6.30-8pm

This is a two week course for complete beginners.  It is also good for those who would like a reminder of basic crochet stitches. In this class you will learn the basic crochet stitches of chain, double and treble crochet.  You will make a crocheted bag over the course of the two weeks, using the stitches you have learnt, and will also be shown some finishing techniques.

All materials are provided at the first lesson, including yarn and a crochet hook.
£35

Knitting in the Round with Double Pointed Needles
Wednesday 11th October
6.30-8pm

This class is an introduction to knitting in the round using double pointed needles.  You will begin knitting a drawstring bag using the technique.
All materials will be provided, including yarn and double pointed needles.
This is an intermediate level class: skills required knit, purl & rib
£25

 

Making Up & Finishing
Wednesday 18th October
6.30-8pm

This class covers a range of techniques for successfully completing your knitting projects.  Samples will be available to practice on or you are welcome to bring your own unfinished project to the class.
All levels welcome
£15


Halloween Pom Pom Workshop
Thursday 19th October
4.30-6pm



NEW! Come and join us and make your very own creepy pom pom Halloween decoration.  Make a pumpkin, spider, ghost or any other scary ghoul you can imagine!
This is a drop in workshop for both adults and children, but places can also be reserved. 
(Please note children under 12 need to be supervised.)
£5 per pom pom, or 2 for £9
All materials provided

 

Crochet Squares
Thursday 9th November

6.30-8pm
In this workshop you will learn all the steps required to make a granny/afghan square.
Materials will be provided, including yarn and a crochet hook.
This is an intermediate level class.  Skills required: chain, double and treble crochet.
£25



Sock Class
Wednesdays 29th November & 6th December

6.30-8pm

This two week class will cover knitting a sock from the toe upwards.  You will learn shaping techniques such as a boomerang heel and will also learn how to do a magic cast on.  This is an advanced class and in order to attend you already need to be able to knit in the round using double pointed needles - this will not be covered in the class.  
Skills required: knit, purl, knitting in the round using DPN's.
Materials will be provided including a set of double pointed needles and yarn to make a pair of socks
£35

Fisherman's Rib Scarf Workshop
Thursday 30th November
6.30-8pm


NEW! At this class we will teach you the lovely, versatile stitch that is Fisherman's Rib and you will begin making the scarf shown in the picture.  The yarn used is Amitola by Louisa Harding, a beautiful, space dyed mix of wool and silk.  Plus, for extra fabulousness you can add pom poms!  Yarn and needles will be provided.
This is an intermediate level class: skills required, casting on, knit & purl.
£35

 

To book a place on one of our classes please either reply to this email, come into Sharp Works, or call us on 020 7738 7668.
 
Payment will be required to secure all bookings.

Please feel free to contact us with any questions about our classes, by phone or by email at mail@sharpworks.co.uk

Private classes are also available, please contact us for further details.