SEARCHsearch icon
  • Hidden

Learn to Crochet the 12 Birds of Christmas

22/11/2020 11:00 am | Online

Learn to crochet from scratch, or revise and perfect your skills with this online 90-minute masterclass, taught by Kerry Lord. It includes all techniques to make all 12 birds from her new book A Partridge in a Pear Tree, but will specifically focus on John the Spotted Woodpecker.

You will learn how to hold the hook, how to hold your yarn, all about managing your tension, the double crochet, half treble and treble stitches, all the basics of 3D crochet, and finishing techniques including stuffing and sewing up. Suitable for all abilities.

A supply list is provided to all bookers and you’ll be able to buy a kit from the tutor here, priced at £40.00, alternatively you can use materials from your own stash.

The workshop is a part of the Knitting & Stitching Show’s Crafting Workshops programme. Tickets go on sale soon.

a partridge in a pear tree

Kerry Lord is the founder and creative director of the TOFT luxury yarn brand. She is the author behind the bestselling Edward’s Menagerie series and the new How To Crochet Animals series.

In her new book A Partridge in a Pear Tree: Crochet the 12 Birds of Christmas, Kerry takes inspiration from the famous Christmas carol and show cases a unique collection of crochet patterns.