Creative Knitting for Beginners

This contemporary knitting class will teach you various knitted stitches to enable you to tackle not only various types of knitted designs using your new found creative flare and skills, but also your own designs.

Provider

Borders College, Gallashiels
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This course is available on the Borders College website.

Description

This contemporary knitting class will teach you various knitted stitches to enable you to tackle not only various types of knitted designs using your new found creative flare and skills, but also your own designs. Each week you will build up your own collection of samples of classic knitted stitches using a variety of different mediums.

Qualifications

Non-certificate

Delivery

8-week evening course from 6.30pm to 8.30pm, one evening per week

Location

This course will be delivered at our Galashiels Campus, Nether Road, TD1 3HE

Entry requirements

No formal entry requirements. This course is ideal for beginners, however, all are welcome.

Cost

£96

Course Content

You will learn various stitches including, knit, garter, purl, moss, slip and cable stitch. Participants will use this to build up a collection of samples of classic knitted stitches each week, using a variety of different mediums, eg, wool / string / binding, etc. and explore how to embellish samples further using Lurex yarns, beads and sequins.


You will use your various knitted squares to create a finished item, such as a cushion cover, scarf or wall hanging.

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About Borders College

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Whether you are a school leaver, returning to learning or striving to improve your skills and knowledge in the workplace, Borders College can help you achieve your goals and realise your potential.

Borders College is located in the Scottish Borders and offers a wide range of courses, from an introductory level through to advanced courses at Higher National level. They include a full range of apprenticeships courses, from modern apprenticeships to foundation apprenticeships. We also provide a large number of industry-based training courses for businesses throughout Scotland.

Courses are available to study full-time or part-time, during the day or in the evenings and at a variety of locations, depending on the needs of our students.

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