Slow crafting (or slow making) is all about slowing down the process and making a real connection- connecting to your project, connecting to your materials, connecting to our planet, connecting to what really lights you up.
I love technology and all the advantages it gives me, but screen life strips me of my humanity, digitalises my nuances, and can turn my passion into pixels.
And that ladies and gentle is why I craft.
Crafting takes me back to basics, opens my heart to a world of creativity, explodes my emotions with tears of frustration as well as bursting pride as I complete a project.
This is a guide on how to trim a wedding blanket to give to your newlyweds. Creating a magical piece of everyday luxury that celebrates the lives of two people and stitches together with their families, weaving in unconditional love and happiness for their future.
Create your own chunk of cosiness just in time for winter and indulge in some gentle good fun while knitting a chunky knit scarf or blanket.
A basic knowledge of knitting techniques will enhance your experience, but don't panic if you have never picked up a set of needles before, we will go through the basic techniques.
At the end of your workshop you will be able to cast on and off (start & finish) and master the 'knit' stitch all on your giant needles.
No need to bring anything, all your materials will be supplied. We do encourage you to bring a sense of humour and a taste for snacks. There is always plenty of laughs and a delicious array of treats to keep us going.