Riverhouse Hookers 2017 – A Look Back

Learning and teaching new techniques in crochet gives me a sense of achievement and also brings me a great amount of satisfaction. I love hanging out twice a week with my students who, I like to think, have… Read More

New 4 Week Beginners Crochet Course – 29th April – 20th May 2017

I am running a new beginner’s course at the Riverhouse Arts Centre in Walton-on-Thames starting after Easter 2017. This course is for you if : You have never crocheted before. You have crocheted in the past but are… Read More

Corner To Corner Colour Changing Technique – 5 Week Course

Learn “Corner to Corner” crochet with colour changing technique to create a colourful piece such as a blanket (graphghan) or cushion cover. We’ll start with the basic “c2c” technique and then move on to adding colour and the… Read More

Riverhouse Charity Blanket Motif – Free Crochet Pattern

This hexagonal motif uses DK cotton yarn in whites, creams and light browns/beiges. You can of course use different yarn weights and colours to make your own unique blanket! PDF Pattern can be downloaded from here or Ravelry…. Read More

Swedish Crochet Nålebinding Socks Course

This is a very special course and a chance to learn a really ancient and almost lost, Scandinavian crochet stitch. I was fortunate enough to have attended a weekend course this year where I was taught “Crochet Nålebinding”… Read More

Starter Packs For Beginners Crochet Course

I can offer a started pack for the beginners course. This includes a hook and yarn that I have found to be best suited for learning and that won’t break the bank! Over the years I have discovered that… Read More

New 4 Week Beginners Crochet Course – 29th October – 19th November 2016

I am running a new beginner’s course at the Riverhouse Arts Centre in Walton-on-Thames starting at the end of October 2016. This course is for you if : You have never crocheted before. You have crocheted in the… Read More

Chipstead Mitts – A Slip Stitch Crochet Pattern

At the beginning of the year, I taught my class about Slip Stitch Crochet and these mittens are what they made to master the technique. Slip stitch crochet to creates a dense and warm fabric – perfect for… Read More

Riverhouse Art Scarves – New 5 Week Course February 2016

I’m excited to announce my new 5 week course at the Riverhouse Arts Centre in Walton-on-Thames. For this project you will create a piece of art that can be worn as a scarf as well as being beautiful enough… Read More

Riverhouse Snowflake Class

Fancy some festive crafting? Do you have basic crochet skills? Live in or around Walton-on-Thames, Surrey? Why not take part in my crocheted snowflake class! You’ll meet other crafters and make my lovely, exclusively designed snowflakes which make very… Read More