Yarn Craft for Kids: Basic Stitches(7-14 Years)

Learn a few basic crochet or knitting stitches and how to make a simple scarf or headband.

Lizziebeth Keating

Lizziebeth Keating

Teaching Artist

75 mins Class size 2 to 8

label $45 - $50 ($45 for Person + Acrylic Yarn, $50 for Person + 100% Wool Yarn. $25 per class surcharge applies for private classes)

A Mom and Me Class for Moms/GrandMoms/MrMoms and Kids!
(each child must be accompanied by an adult)

In this class, you will learn several basic stitches and how to make a simple scarf or headband.

During our time together, we will cover the following:
▪ How to choose appropriate yarn/hooks/needles
▪ The basic stitches (for crochet or knitting)
▪ How to read and follow a simple pattern
▪ How to begin and how to finish an item
▪ How to be even more creative with finishing your items

Alternatively, this class can be booked as a fun learning activity during school holidays, or as an afternoon playgroup activity at any time during the year. It's a fun way to learn a useful skill that will last a lifetime.

This class is limited to a maximum of just eight participants, ideally four kids and four adults, so be sure to register early.

Taught in a non-smoking venue with air-con. No drinks or snacks permitted.

If your child is living with disability, or is not within the recommended age range, please contact me before booking so that we can be sure they will be a good fit for this class, or to discuss other options.

Knowledge required
This class is for kids aged seven to fourteen years. Prior knowledge is helpful but not necessary.
What you'll get
▪ One crochet hook or one set of knitting needles (yours to keep)
▪ Enough yarn to make a scarf or headband
▪ One page of instructions for how to do the basic stitches taught during this class
▪ One page of instructions for how to make and finish a scarf or headband +other useful information
What to bring
A willingness to learn and a good sense of humour.
Suitable for

This is a kids indoor activity, suitable for kids from 7 to 14 years old. An adult must accompany any attending kids, and must pay for a separate ticket.

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


Padstow, NSW

Exact location is anonymised for privacy. You'll get the specific address after booking.

Your teacher can also travel within 48 kms of Padstow for private classes

Your teacher
Lizziebeth Keating
Lizziebeth Keating

Teaching Artist

20+ years experience as a professional freelance artist; fluent in all aspects of illustration, design, photography, painting, theater, costuming, etc.; occasionally teaching creative classes to kids of all ages.
(all classes on hold until October 1, 2021, or until after COVID is completely resolved)


ClassBento has verified that Lizziebeth Keating has a valid Working with Children Check clearance.

Lizziebeth Keating is COVID-19 aware This means that this teacher won't run this class if they've had flu symptoms in the last 14 days, and will adhere to relevant government restrictions (e.g. maximum number of guests).

Additional precautions taken by your teacher: My classes are suspended until October.

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