Knitting

with Judy Roberts Judy has been knitting since she was a child, and as an adult has learnt to spin.  Wendy is a prolific knitter always having several projects on the go.  She has run knitting courses at Llandeilo Adult Education Centre and currently runs a weekly informal knitting group in Llanarthne.

Learn to Knit

This is a beginners course for people who would love to learn to knit or need a refresher!  You will be introduced to a variety of yarns and their uses, learn how to cast on and off by various techniques, simple knitting stitches, read a pattern and stitching up.

Date: Sunday 23 November

Time: 10.30am- 4.30pm

Where: The Welsh Water Discovery Centre (Aqualab)

Fee: £30 members and concessions £27 Contact: phone 01558 667150 or email kay.bailey@gardenofwales.org.uk

Botanic Knitting

Design and knit a sampler with a botanic theme.  Using several colours draw a design of a plant or flowers on graph paper, and using this as a pattern knit a sampler using intarsia or fair isle techniques. Beading may also be incorporated.

Date: Saturday 14 March 2015

Time: 10.30am- 4.30pm

Where: The Welsh Water Discovery Centre (Aqualab)

Fee: £30 members and concessions £27

Contact: phone 01558 667150 or email kay.bailey@gardenofwales.org.uk

Learn to Cable

Choose from a variety of cable patterns of varying degrees of intricacy to produce a sampler or start a scarf which may be completed at home.  Try your hand at simple cable or have a go at Celtic cable, grapes on a vine or heart cable.

Date: Saturday21 June 2015

Time: 10.30am- 4.30pm

Where: The Welsh Water Discovery Centre (Aqualab)

Fee: £30 members and concessions £27

Contact: phone 01558 667150 or email kay.bailey@gardenofwales.org.uk