Discover the joy of crochet and learn essential techniques, pattern reading, and project making in our beginner-friendly class. Whether you are a complete beginner or have some experience, this creative journey will equip you with the skills to create beautiful handmade items and enjoy a lifelong hobby filled with relaxation and fulfillment. Join us and unleash your creativity in the world of crochet, from scarves to amigurumi, as you embark on a rewarding and meditative crafting experience. Adult learners age 18+ are welcome.
Please bring one skein of #4 worsted medium-weight yarn in any light solid color (no variegated), a size I (5.5mm) crochet hook, and scissors. Optional: 3 skeins of coordinating colors. Suggested Yarns: Red Heart Super Saver (Joann’s or Walmart), Big Twist Value (Joann’s), Mainstay 100% Acrylic (Walmart), I Love This Yarn (Hobby Lobby), Yarn Bee Soft and Sleek (Hobby Lobby). Call Rebeca if you have questions at 210-863-6898 regarding supplies.
This class is perfect for anyone with basic crochet skills and wanting to improve your techniques. The class is led by an experienced instructor, Rebeca Grieco, and it’s all about practicing and perfecting your crochet skills. You can bring any crochet project you are currently working on and spend a few hours with the group having fun while getting support from the teacher and other students. It is a great opportunity to meet fellow crochet enthusiasts, exchange ideas and learn new techniques. Adult learners age 18+ are welcome.
Syllabus: Week 1- reading patterns, Week 2- reading diagrams, Week 3- importance of gauge, Week 4- joining seams, Week 5- stitch variations (popcorns, clusters & puff), Week 6- stitch variations (shells, v-stitches, cross). Suggested Yarns for practice swatches: Red Heart Super Saver (Joann’s or Walmart), Big Twist Value (Joann’s), Mainstay 100% Acrylic (Walmart), I Love This Yarn (Hobby Lobby), Yarn Bee Soft and Sleek (Hobby Lobby). Call Rebeca if you have questions at 210-863-6898 regarding supplies.
This in-person class comes with all materials you need to create and finish your project. You might not finish your project in class but you will learn all the basics so that you can finish it at your leisure! Plus you get to take all your materials with you. You will learn some basic hand embroidery stitches, (which are the building blocks for more complex stitches).
Depending on the project design you will learn 5-6 of any of these:
Materials included are: fabric or tote bag for the project, embroidery hoop, one embroidery needle, embroidery floss (a variety of colors depending on project design) fabric or felt remnants, buttons, sequins, or beads