Knitting Class: Basics

Learn the fabulous art of knitting in this hands on workshop

3 hours Class size 1 to 6 (public classes), 1 to 2

label $90 (or 4 payments of $22.50 Afterpay)

If you have ever wanted to learn to knit come along to this wonderful hands-on workshop and learn all the basics to get you started on your knitting journey.

In this workshop, you'll learn to cast on and cast off, as well as knit purl stitches and basic increasing and decreasing techniques from friendly expert Jenny Occleshaw. You'll learn pattern reading and the essential knowledge to understanding yarn and tension.

Jenny is a craft author, pattern designer and writer and teacher with over twenty tears of experience under her belt. Passionate about teaching others, Jenny will show you some of her best skills and inspiration to new and experienced knitters alike.

Knitting is a great craft and can be very relaxing, and is great for stress relief too. Why not bring along your loved ones for an afternoon of calming knitting and learn new skills that will last a lifetime - it's one of the best things to do in Melbourne!

Knowledge required
This is a beginner-friendly class.
What you'll get
  • A kit containing quality yarn and needles and instructions covering the basic stitches
  • Afternoon or morning tea provided.
What to bring
Just yourself!
Suitable for

Suitable for adults, and kids (minimum 10 years old). An adult must accompany any attending kids. The adult may observe at the class for free.

This would also be a unique gift for her or gift for mum.

Jenny Occleshaw is fully vaccinated against COVID-19, and adheres to COVID-19 government guidelines.


The Studio, 75 Warrigal Road , Hughesdale, 3166 - 75 Warrigal Road, Hughesdale VIC

Your teacher
Jenny Occleshaw
Jenny Occleshaw

4.8 (24)

I am a knitting and crochet designer and just love all things yarn. I have been giving knitting and crochet classes for many years and really enjoy seeing people gaining so much pleasure from learning new skills.

When not knitting I am a qualified instrumental music teacher and teach violin and viola.

Verified reviews

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Ko Dowd Apr 2022

Really nice teacher. Great place to start and be shown first steps. Very patient teacher.

Sarah Everett Jan 2022

Jenny was fantastic, super knowledgeable and patient with us. I highly recommend her to anyone wanting to pick up a new skill in a relaxed environment
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