Our craft courses will teach you a range of creative skills you can use to start a small business making and selling your own unique products. They're also a great way to improve your dexterity, meet new people and develop an interest.
You?ll be taught basic crochet techniques on this design-led course. You?ll have the chance to experiment and develop your ideas, and to work from commercially produced patterns.
By the end of the course you?ll be able to:
- Crochet in rows using at least two stitches
- Crochet motifs using at least two stitches
- Join seams and use different finishing skills
- Identify techniques and use technical language
- Design and make a simple project
Have the opportunity to share skills and ideas. There will be individual and group tuition, with teacher led discussions and demonstrations.
If you are on a low wage, unemployed or claim Jobseekers Allowance (JSA) then you can enrol on the course for free.
Assessment is on-going with teacher feedback, self assessment and individual learning plans.
There are no entry requirements for this course.
Students will need to provide their own materials . The teacher will advise on this during the first class.
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