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Workshops

Workshops

Try your hand and something new in one of our workshops. All sessions take place at our premises in King Street, Belper. A non-refundable desposit is required to secure your place. You can reserve a place via this page, and we'll be in touch with payment details and any further information.

Happy crafting!

Under 16s must be accompanied by an adult.

Accessibility Information: Unless otherwise listed, all our workshops take place in our upstairs work room, which is only accessible by stairs.

Beginners Crochet (PM)

Date: Saturday 2nd March 2024

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Time: 3pm - 5pm

Please note: This course takes place over two sessions.

Want to learn how to crochet but not sure where to start? This course, which takes place over 2 x 2 hour sessions, will show you the basics.
Includes all materials to make your first project:
  • Yarn
  • Crochet hook
  • Pattern
  • Printed guide
Session 1: Saturday 2nd March 3pm - 5pm
Session 2: Saturday 9th March 3pm - 5pm

Cost: £37.50 per person (includes all materials)

A Non-refundable deposit of £5 per person is required to secure a place.
Please come into the shop at least one week before the first session to choose your yarn.

Remaining Places: 1

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Beginners Crochet (PM)

Date: Monday 4th March 2024

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Time: 3pm - 5 pm

Please note: This course takes place over two sessions.

Want to learn how to crochet but not sure where to start? This course, which takes place over 2 x 2 hour sessions, will show you the basics.
Includes all materials to make your first project:
  • Yarn
  • Crochet hook
  • Pattern
  • Printed guide
Session 1: Monday 4th March 3pm - 5pm
Session 2: Monday 11th March 3pm - 5pm

Cost: £37.50 per person (includes all materials)

A Non-refundable deposit of £5 per person is required to secure a place.
Please come into the shop at least one week before the first session to choose your yarn.

Remaining Places: 6

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Beginners Crochet (AM)

Date: Monday 4th March 2024

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Time: 10am - 12 noon

Please note: This course takes place over two sessions.

Want to learn how to crochet but not sure where to start? This course, which takes place over 2 x 2 hour sessions, will show you the basics.
Includes all materials to make your first project:
  • Yarn
  • Crochet hook
  • Pattern
  • Printed guide
Session 1: Monday 4th March 10am - 12 Noon

Session 2: Monday 11th March 10am - 12 Noon

Cost: £37.50 per person (includes all materials)

A Non-refundable deposit of £5 per person is required to secure a place.
Please come into the shop at least one week before the first session to choose your yarn.

Remaining Places: 6

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Introduction to Loom Knitting

Date: Wednesday 6th March 2024

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Time: 3pm - 4pm

This workshop is for beginners and those wishing to improve their basic techniques.
Learn how to:
  • Cast on
  • Basic knitting
  • Increasing/Decreasing
  • Cast off
Looms are available to use on the day and can be purchased to take away (subject to availability).


Cost: £15

Remaining Places: 2

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Beginners Crochet

Date: Friday 8th March 2024

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Time: 3pm – 5pm

Please note: This course takes place over two sessions.

Want to learn how to crochet but not sure where to start? This course, which takes place over 2 x 2 hour sessions, will show you the basics.
Includes all materials to make your first project:
  • Yarn
  • Crochet hook
  • Pattern
  • Printed guide
Session 1: Friday 8th March 3pm - 5pm
Session 2: Friday 22nd March 3pm - 5pm

Cost: £37.50 per person (includes all materials)

A Non-refundable deposit of £5 per person is required to secure a place.
Please come into the shop at least one week before the first session to choose your yarn.

Remaining Places: 6

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Get Started with Cabling (Knitting)

Date: Tuesday 12th March 2024

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Time: 10am - 12 Noon

This 2hr session is for beginners looking to move on from simple Knit/Purl projects and wanting to have a go at cabling. You need to be able to cast on, knit and purl (we will be aiming to cast on 40 stitches and complete 15-20rows).

We will be making a medium length scarf featuring a simple 3 cable pattern using chunky yarn.

You will need to either visit our shop prior to the date or arrive early on the day to choose 200g of yarn from our Chunky range.

All materials (1 pair suitable knitting needles, 1 x Cable needle, yarn & pattern) and tuition are included in the cost.

Cost: £25.00

Remaining Places: 6

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Introduction to Knitting (Beginners) (AM)

Date: Monday 18th March 2024

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Time: 10am - 12 Noon

Note: This course takes place over two sessions

This course is for those wanting to learn to knit or to refresh the basics.

We will be making either squares to make blanket or a scarf in Double Knit yarn.

You will need to either visit our shop prior to the date or arrive early on the day to choose 500g of yarn from our Pato Baby or Everyday DK range.

All materials (1 pair suitable knitting needles, yarn & pattern) and tuition are included in the cost.



Session 1: Monday 18th March 10am - 12 Noon
  • Guide to information found on patterns and yarn bands
  • Learn to cast on
  • Practise knit stitch
  • Practise purl stitch


Session 2: Monday 25th March 10am - 12 Noon

  • Recap of Session1
  • Increasing
  • Decreasing
  • Reading Patterns


Cost: £37.50

Remaining Places: 6

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Introduction to Knitting (Beginner) (PM)

Date: Monday 18th March 2024

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Time: 3.00pm - 5.00pm

Note: This course takes place over two sessions

This course is for those wanting to learn to knit or to refresh the basics.

We will be making either squares to make blanket or a scarf in Double Knit yarn.

You will need to either visit our shop prior to the date or arrive early on the day to choose 500g of yarn from our Pato Baby or Everyday DK range.

All materials (1 pair suitable knitting needles, yarn & pattern) and tuition are included in the cost.



Session 1: Monday 18th March 3.00pm - 5.00pm
  • Guide to information found on patterns and yarn bands
  • Learn to cast on
  • Practise knit stitch
  • Practise purl stitch


Session 2: Monday 25th March 3.00pm - 5.00pm

  • Recap of Session1
  • Increasing
  • Decreasing
  • Reading Patterns


Cost: £37.50

Remaining Places: 6

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Beginners Drop Spindle

Date: Wednesday 20th March 2024

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Time: 3pm - 4.30pm

Learn how to use a drop spindle and spin a basic yarn. Understand how to ply to create a balanced yarn to use in your crafting.
Previous students welcome to practise.

Cost: with own spindle £15

Cost: spindle provided for you to take away £20

Remaining Places: 2

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Get Started with Cabling (Knitting)

Date: Monday 8th April 2024

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Time: 1pm - 3pm

This 2hr session is for beginners looking to move on from simple Knit/Purl projects and wanting to have a go at cabling. You need to be able to cast on, knit and purl (we will be aiming to cast on 40 stitches and complete 15-20rows).

We will be making a medium length scarf featuring a simple 3 cable pattern using chunky yarn.

You will need to either visit our shop prior to the date or arrive early on the day to choose 200g of yarn from our Chunky range.

All materials (1 pair suitable knitting needles, 1 x Cable needle, yarn & pattern) and tuition are included in the cost.

Cost: £25.00

Remaining Places: 5

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Introduction to Peg Loom Weaving

Date: Wednesday 17th April 2024

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Time: 3pm - 4.30pm

Create a small spring-themed wall hanging with mixed-media/a variety of yarns, using a small peg loom.

Materials and equipment provided for workshop only. Information on suppliers will be available on the day.

Cost: £15

Remaining Places: 5

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Simple Embroidery

Date: Wednesday 22nd May 2024

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Time: 3pm - 4.30pm

Introduction to simple embroidery stitches. Create a basic sampler of stitches.

All materials provided.

Cost: £17.50

Remaining Places: 7

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