February 2010

Pick Up Your Needles in Tinahely

It’s time for another one day workshop in Tinahely. A day to indulge your passion, learn something new and not least, have a blast with fibre and like minded people! Learn to Knit, Crochet, Felt or Spin your own yarn or refresh your skill 1 Day Workshop @ €55 Sunday February 21st 10am—5pm All materials […]

Swirly-Whirly Winter Hat

Swirly-Whirly Winter Hat © 2009 Irene Lundgaard I have been working with the Tunisian hook a bit this week as I thought I would present the Pick Up Your Needles crocheters with another design option. My hook cannot get away from the Hyperbolic shapes so it produced this Swirly Whirly Winter Hat. Great fun, and […]

Pick Up Your Needles On Nov 14th

We are running another one of the successful ‘Pick Up Your Needles’ workshops on Saturday February 14th at the Courthouse Arts Centre Tinahely, Co Wicklow and we have just done a headcount and as it turns out we have sold out on the knitting, spinning and crochet shelves but there are still spaces available for […]

Pick Up Your Needles at Rathwood

The weekend is nearing with speed and all the classes for the next Pick Up Your Needles are filling up just nicely although there are still free spaces available in both spinning, felting, knitting and crochet. Are you going to join us for a day of fibre and rocking of wool? You can book your […]

Pick Up Your Needles at Rathwood

We now take bookings for our popular one day workshop on October 4th at the attractive venue of Rathwood. Learn to Knit, Crochet, Felt or Spin your own yarn or refresh your skill 1 Day Workshop @ €55 Sunday October 4th 11am—5pm All materials included. Full payment taken upon booking. Venue: Rathwood, Rath, Tullow, Co […]

The Parallel Universe

I often wonder how I will square my craving for working with yarn with the parallel universe that is called work. These days I am delighted to do the latter but that unfinished Toilet Roll Holder is playing on my mind and I never thought I would say such a thing… Today another couple of […]