Intro to Crochet Amigurumi

Intro to Crochet Amigurumi

Instructor:

Melissa Caines

Class Description:

Explore the world of amigurumi, the Japanese art of crocheted stuffed animals. Using the single crochet stitch, we will work through all the steps to crochet Fibi the Fox, Roco the Raccoon, or Kira the Kangaroo; fun and adorable patterns that will get you hooked!

Once completed, you’ll have the skills needed to create your own cute little amigurumi world.

Students should have basic crochet skills or have completed Beginner Crochet.

Techniques covered include:

Crochet in the round using the magic loop

Adding a new colour

Increases and Decreases

Assembling and finishing techniques

Cost:

$125 plus materials

Please call (604-874-9665) or stop by the shop to register.


Materials:

2 or 2.5 mm hook (or size needed for gauge)

Quince Willett in 3 colours for Fox or Kangaroo and 4 colours for the Raccoon

Wool roving for stuffing

Stitch markers, darning needle

Copy of Fibi the Fox, Kira the Kangaroo or Roco the Raccoon

Sessions:

Crochet Amigurumi- May 25-Aug. 10
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Saturdays from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Dates: May 25, Jun 01, Jun 08, Jun 15, Jun 22, Jun 29, Jul 06, Jul 13, Jul 20, Jul 27, Aug 03, Aug 10