October 2012

Free form Crochet Workshops in Denmark

I’m currently preparing a couple of full day workshops at the end of the month. I have been invited back to the library in Skive in Denmark, where I will be teaching on Saturday October 27th and Sunday October 28th. The Sunday workshop is fully booked, but I believe there are still a few places […]

Culture Night Crochet

We celebrated Culture Night 2012 all over Ireland last Friday September 21st. My own contribution was obviously crochet… On the square in Tinahely we have a granite bench which was donated to the village by the wonderful women of Tinahely I.C.A. It’s a sturdy granite bench that holds a lot of gatherings of the young […]

Doily Doodles

I have been away for the last couple of weeks. I was in Denmark for a shot of family and hot summer weather and even managed to get a bit of colour on my nose… I was also in London for a happy shot of sisterly energy! However, there is no travel without crochet and […]

Autumn Classes 2012

It’s time for sharpening the hook and getting the crochet mojo going! I have just scheduled the next four weeks of classes here in Tinahely with morning classes in the Tinahely Farm Shop from Tuesday September 11th at 10.30 am  – 12.30 pm and evening classes in the Market Square from 8.00- 10.00 pm. Beginners […]

Free-form Crochet Is A Hoot

I am privileged to be a member of the Tinahely Arts Group who are invited to do an arts exhibition at the Tinahely Show this coming Monday. Colourful Free-form crochet © Irene Lundgaard 2012 Colourful Free-form crochet detail © Irene Lundgaard 2012 I thought I would break out the free-form hook and this is my […]

Free Form Crochet Fun

One of the great joys of my life is when I get a chance to prepare something new for my crochet classes. Sometimes it’s just a description of a technique that needs to be smartened up a bit or it can just be new inspiration both for my pupils and for myself. At the moment […]

There’s Crochet And Then There’s Crochet

While my sheep is left to dry and while I think up what’s next for it I have had fun with crocheting a sunflower which will be revealed at a later stage (once I get the maths right). However, I have also been celebrating International Crochet Month. I have immersed myself further in this piece […]