Keep your ears warm this winter with your own handmade knitted headband!
People have been wearing hand knitted garments for around a thousand years.
This everyday skill has been taught in homes and schools to make items for wear and as a source of income.
Currently experiencing a modern resurgence, come and pick up some needles and get started on your new craft obsession!
You will also take home all high quality wool you will need to finish off a knitted headband!
What will we cover?
We’ll be learning:
- How to cast on
- Knit stitch
- Purl stitch
- Casting off
- Wheelchair Accessible Venue
- Gender Neutral Bathrooms
- Quiet Spaces
- Early Bird Cheap Tickets
- Auslan Interpreted Upon Request
Who will be Teaching?
Clare (she/her) learned to knit from “Grandma YouTube” and lots and lots of practice in the last 2 years.
She has knitted with cotton, t-shirt yarn, acrylic blends and plaited rope made from sheets. S
he much prefers ethical wool yarn and can be found knitting and listening to podcasts from Shetland.
You can follow some of her crafty pursuits on her instagram.
Photo by Caroline Feelgood: https://www.pexels.com/photo/w…
Any other questions or ways we can assist with accessibility? Just email delsi (she/her) at firstname.lastname@example.org.