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Classes

We are thrilled to announce our new classes at Rowan at Osprey. In light of the Covid outbreak more of us have turned to hand crafts and want to expand upon this. We are now offering 1.5 hour lessons on a one-to-one basis to introduce the basics of knitting and crochet.

LEARN TO KNIT – Book an appointment with one of our friendly team to learn how to cast on and start a garter stitch cowl in Rowan Cocoon. Once you’ve mastered this straight forward and easy stitch you’re ready to continue at home, checking back in with us in store or via Zoom to finish and sew up the garment!
Price £30 : yarn provided, please bring a pair of 7mm needles with you. We do have our beautiful Rowan needles available to buy here or in-store.

Please email us to book your class : rowanatosprey@icloud.com

LEARN TO CROCHET – Book an appointment with our resident crochet expert to master the basics of Crochet. Donna will introduce stitches, techniques and help you understand terminology that you can develop at home and check back in with us in store or via Zoom.
Price £30 : yarn provided, please bring a 4mm metal crochet hook with you.

Please email us to book your class : rowanatosprey@icloud.com

INTRODUCITON TO Intarsia | Fairisle | Cable | Lace – Learn the basics to one of these creative knitting techniques and start a small project. Price per technique workshop £30 : yarn provided, please bring a pair of 4mm needles with you. We do have our beautiful Rowan needles available to buy here or in-store.

Please email us to book your class : rowanatosprey@icloud.com

FINISHING TECHNIQUES – A workshop covering the important finishing touches. On this workshop we will show you how to get that professional look to your knitted garments. We will be working on picking up neckline stitches, mattress stitch method and blocking. Participants must prepare in advance of the workshop 3 x 10cm squares pieces knitted with smooth DK yarn. All pieces should be knitted in stocking stitch. Please bring a pair of 4mm or 4.5mm needles and sewing up needle, scissors, tape measure, knitters pins. We do have our beautiful Rowan needles available to buy here or in-store. Price £30 – Please email us to book your class : rowanatosprey@icloud.com

 

Classes will proceed with social distancing measures in place. Please be assured we have taken all precautions possible in store, to ensure the safety of customers and staff. Hand sanitiser is available for use as are customer toilets and the Saddlery café is open for refreshments.