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


How to Knit

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, and begin making a snood using the stitches learnt.
All materials are provided at the first lesson, including knitting needles.
£35
Thursdays 27th September & 4th October
Wednesdays 21st & 28th November

6.30-8pm

How to Knit a Hat
Never made a hat before? Come and join us for this class where we will show you how 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 at you know how to do the knit stitch (we will help you to cast on and there is no purling!) then this class is for you.
Yarn & needles provided.
Wednesdays 10th & 17th October
6.30-8pm
£35

Mitred Blanket Workshop
At this class you will learn the traditional technique of mitred squares. You will begin knitting your own squares, and be shown how to make these into a no-sew, garter stitch blanket.
Knitting skills required: casting on, knit.
All materials will be provided.
Thursday 18th October
6.30-8pm
£25


How to Crochet
This is a two week course for complete beginners. In this class you will learn the basic crochet stitches of chain, double and treble crochet. Over the two weeks you will make a crocheted bag using chunky yarn and will also be shown some finishing techniques.
All materials are provided at the first lesson, including yarn and a crochet hook.
£35
Thursdays 1st & 8th November
6.30-8pm

Fair Isle
In this class you will learn the techniques required for traditional, Fair Isle style stranded colourwork. Samples will be provided to practice on.
Please note - this is an intermediate level class. Knitting skills required: knit & purl.
£20
Wednesday 7th November
6.30-8pm

 

Cable Workshop

Join us for this introduction to cable knitting.  During the class you will learn the basics of cable knitting - how patterns are written, abbreviations & charts, and will begin making a pair of mittens using the techniques you have learnt.  Please note - this is an intermediate level class.  Knitting skills required: knit, purl & rib

£25

Thursday 15th November

6.30-8pm 


Crochet Squares Workshop
In this workshop you will learn all the steps required to make a granny/afghan square, as shown in the picture above.
Materials will be provided, including yarn and a crochet hook.
Please note - this is an intermediate level class. Skills required: chain, double and treble crochet.
£25

 

Thursday 6th December 

6.30-8pm 


Making up & Finishing Techniques
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
Wednesday 12th December
6.30-8pm


 



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.

All classes are held at Sharp Works, 220 Railton Road, Herne Hill, London SE24 0JT

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