Workshops and Events

Our workshop area

Customised knitting or crochet lessons

One-to-One Lessons

Our One-to-One lesson is very popular as it can be perfectly customised to your wishes and needs. Whether you want to learn the basics, are about to tackle new techniques, or you happen to find yourself in a complete knitting disaster. We are here to help! For more information and details on how to book, please get in touch.
When: available at appointment
Price: £25 per hour


3rd Thursday every month

Monthly Knit Night

Join us for a social evening of knitting and fun. Bring your wool and needles, and let us knit together. All skill levels welcome! We’ll provide wine and snacks, and we’ll offer 10% off all yarns on the evening.
When: 3rd Thursday of the month (except March which is the 2nd as we are going to Edinburgh Yarn Festival this year), 6.30pm
Suggested donation £3

2018 dates:
January 18th, February 15th, March 8th, April 19th, May 17th, June 21st, July 19th, August 16th, September 20th, October 18th, November 15th and December 20th.


Workshop – Sunday April 15th

Crochet Socks with Joanne Scrace

Come and learn to make the pretty Evesham Socks with their designer, Joanne Scrace.

Joanne Scrace is a pasionate crocheter, teacher and designer with several publications under her belt. She has active in the fibre world for years under the name Not So Granny, and is also the co-founder of The Crochet Project.

The class will cover an introduction to working lace from a pattern and chart, how to ensure good fit and working an after-thought heel. You'll leave class confident to continue making the socks at home.

Experience needed: you should be comfortable with and familiar with all the basic stitches. Materials needed: 100-150 of 4ply yarn ideally Coop Knits Socks Yeah yarn, 2.5mm hook. Included: Crochet Yeah! book from The Crochet Project containing the class pattern and five others.


Size of class: 6 students
When: Sunday April 15th, 2018 1:00 - 4:00pm
Fee: £50
Book your spot.


Workshop – Tuesdays January 9th and 16th

OR Wednesdays February 7th and 14th

OR Wednesdays March 21st and 28th

Learn to Knit

Learn to knit at Knit with attitude! This is the course that will teach you everything you will need to know to make your very own snood or scarf. Knitting is a thousand year old craft that has influenced countless designers and makers in that time. Despite all this, the basics of knitting are very simple and easy to master. In 2 classes you will learn how to cast on, the basics of knitting, how to cast off and finish your knitting. You will start a snood or a scarf in the first class, and learn how to finish it in the second class. You will need 200g of a chunky yarn and 12mm needles. All supplies for the class are available at the shop for 10% off when purchased on the day or when signing up for the class.

Size of class: 6 students
When: Tuesdays January 9th and 16th, 2018 6:30 - 8pm
OR Wednesdays February 7th and 14th, 2018 6:30 - 8pm
OR Wednesdays March 21st and 28th, 2018 6:30 - 8pm
Fee: £50
Book your spot.


Workshop – Sunday January 7th

OR Thursday January 25th

OR Saturday February 24th

OR Wednesday March 14th

OR Sunday April 22nd

Beginner Crochet

Curious about crochet? Then this is the workshop for you! In this class you will learn all the basic stitches that you need as an introduction to Crochet. You will then pick from a selection of patterns to make yourself either one of 3 different shaped scarves or to start on your very own Granny Square blanket. Absolute beginners welcome. We will provide some materials and hooks for you to use while you practice the stitches. All supplies for the class are available at the shop for 10% off when purchased on the day or when signing up for the class.

Size of class: 6 students
When: Sunday January 7th, 2018 11am - 2pm
OR Thursday January 25th, 2018 6pm - 9pm
OR Saturday February 24th, 2018 11am - 2pm
OR Wednesday March 14th, 2018 6pm - 9pm
OR Sunday April 22nd, 2018 11am - 2pm
Fee: £50
Book your spot.


Workshop – Tuesdays January 23rd and 30th

Learn To Knit A Hat

Learn to knit a hat in the round. This 2 week class will cover knitting in the round on double pointed needles, reading a pattern and decreases. Learning to knit in the round is an essential skill for any knitter to have under their belt. This class is perfect for beginners who are confident with casting on and the knit stitch. Being comfortable with the purl stich is helpful but not essential. You will need 100g of Bulky yarn such as Erika Knight Maxi Wool and a set of 8mm double pointed needles. All supplies for the class are available at the shop for 10% off when purchased on the day or when signing up for the class.

Size of class: 6 students
When: Tuesdays January 23rd and 30th, 2018 6:30 - 8:30pm
Fee: £65


Workshop – Mondays January 8th, 15th, 22nd and 29th

OR Tuesdays February 6th, 13th, 20th and 27th

OR Mondays March 5th, 12th, 19th and 26th

Project Class

Are you thinking of tackling a project but aren't comfortable taking it on on your own? This project class is just what you need, it's like a homework club for knitters! Each student brings their own project to work on in a group setting. With small classes there is still plenty of one-on-one time with the instructor and you'll learn from your fellow students as well. Starting a larger project or finishing up a few smaller ones are all perfect projects to bring along. This 4 week class is suitable for knitters of all skill levels from beginner to advanced. Students should come with a project in mind, supplies can be advised on in the class. All supplies for the class are available at the shop for 10% off when purchased on the day or when signing up for the class.

Size of class: 6 students
When: Mondays January 8th, 15th, 22nd and 29th, 2018 6.30pm - 8.30pm
OR Tuesdays February 6th, 13th, 20th and 27th, 2018 6.30pm - 8.30pm
OR Mondays March 5th, 12th, 19th and 26th, 2018 6.30pm - 8.30pm
OR Mondays March 5th, 12th, 19th and 26th, 2018 6.30pm - 8.30pm
Fee: £130
Book your spot.


Workshop – Saturday February 3rd

OR Sunday March 25th

OR Saturday April 28th

Introduction to Amigurumi

Learn to Crochet in 3D to make your own animals or other creatures! Amigurumi is the japanese art of crochet stuffed toys and dolls, that are created by working in the round to create 3-dimensional shapes. This is a beginner/intermediate class as although it is a simple technique, it can be a bit tricky at first. Absolute beginners are welcome, but it is recommended that you have a little experience. You can book in for a one-to-one beforehand or beginners class to learn the basics. We will provide a small selection of materials and hooks for you to use while you practice the stitches and then a 10% discount in the shop for you to get started on your project!.

Size of class: 6 students
When: Saturday February 3rd, 2018 11am - 2pm
OR Sunday March 25th, 2018 11am - 2pm
OR Saturday April 28th, 2018 11am - 2pm
Fee: £50
Book your spot.


Workshop – Thursday December 7th

OR Thursday January 4th

OR Wednesday February 28th

Learn To Knit Cables

Did you know that cables are much easier than they look? Learn to make these twisted patterns in one evening. In the class we will learn to work some basic cable patterns from both written and charted patterns, working with a pattern for a cabled headband. You will need at least 50g of aran weight yarn and 6mm needles. This class is perfect for beginners who are comfortable with knit and purl, as well as more advanced knitters. All supplies for the class are available at the shop for 10% off when purchased on the day or when signing up for the class.

Size of class: 6 students
When: Thursday December 7th, 2017 6:30 - 8:30pm
OR Thursday January 4th, 2018 6.30pm - 8.30pm
OR Wednesday February 28th, 2018 6.30pm - 8.30pm
Fee: £40


The Small Print:

Courses are payable in full on booking. If you are unable to attend, please cancel your booking at minimum two weeks before the event to receive a full refund. For later cancellations, your place needs to be filled by another student for a refund to be issued. We reserve the right to cancel a class in unusual circumstances. We try to avoid this wherever possible, but sometimes it cannot be avoided. In this situation, of course, a full refund will be given. We're sorry, but Knit with attitude/Of Cabbages & Kings can not be held responsible for weather conditions or any other situations that are out of our control.
 

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