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Beginners Crochet LIVE | Crocheting with TARN and PLARN!

Posted by Helensburgh Art Hub


West Loch Lomond and Clyde Sea


06/06/2020 10:30 - 06/06/2020 12:00


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Get creating while you're isolating! Join us on Zoom for a LIVE and interactive crochet-a-long in the comfort and safety of your own home.

About this Event

REDUCE, REUSE, RECYCLE! In this ECO-friendly workshop you'll learn how to turn your old t-shirts and plastic bags into yarn and we'll turn the yarn into a useful container for crochet hooks, pencils, plants . . .


This workshop takes place online so you will need to have internet access and the materials listed below to hand. It's suitable for beginners, anyone who just needs a wee reminder of how it’s done, or you just fancy some social crochet.


What you'll need to craft along. . .

the pattern (this will be emailed before the workshop)

a t-shirt or a good quality plastic bag

fabric scissors/scissors

a 4.0mm crochet hook ideally

a 200g tin can to cover or just to shape

a stitch marker

a big eye needle


Optional extra. . .

If you are local (Helensburgh, Cardross, Garelochhead or on the Rosneath peninsula) we can provide a kit with the tools you'll need to complete this project. It will include a 4.0mm hook and a big eye needle.

Kits are £?.?? and will be delivered to your doorstep ahead of the workshop. Send us a pm via facebook with your colour choice and address details by the Wednesday before the workshop date. Payment is by bank transfer.


Taking this workshop is Sharon Goodwin from Sew Silly Lily, a graduate of Glasgow School of Art with a lifelong passion for textiles, craft and design.

Helensburgh Art Hub, 77 West Clyde St, helensburgh, g848BB,

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