Course overview

Discover the art of macrame in our 3-hour Beginner's Macrame Workshop. This hands-on class is ideal for newcomers eager to learn the fundamentals of this intricate craft. You'll be introduced to essential techniques, including the square knot, half hitch, and lark's head knot. Guided by an experienced tutor, you will design and construct your own macrame wall hanging, transforming simple cords into a beautiful piece of art. By the end of the workshop, you'll have a completed wall hanging ready for display and the skills to continue creating macrame projects on your own. All materials will be provided, but feel free to bring your own supplies.

Course description

Immerse yourself in the creative world of macrame with our Beginner's Macrame Workshop, designed to equip you with the essential skills and techniques to start your macrame journey. This engaging 3-hour session is perfect for absolute beginners or those looking to refresh their macrame knowledge. The workshop begins with an introduction to macrame materials and tools. You'll learn about different types of cords and their uses, ensuring you can select the right materials for your future projects. Our experienced instructor will then guide you through fundamental macrame knots, starting with the lark's head knot, which is essential for anchoring your work. You'll progress to mastering the square knot and half hitch, two versatile knots that form the basis of many macrame designs. Through step-by-step demonstrations and personalized guidance, you'll gain confidence in creating these knots and combining them to form intricate patterns. The highlight of the workshop is the creation of your own macrame wall hanging. You'll apply your new skills to design and construct a beautiful piece, learning how to plan your pattern, maintain tension, and achieve a polished finish. By the end of the class, you'll have a completed wall hanging ready to display in your home and the foundational skills to continue exploring macrame. Join us and unlock your creativity in a supportive and inspiring environment!

What financial support is available?

We don't want anything to stand in your way when it comes to bringing Adult learning within reach so if you need anything to support you to achieve your goals then speak to one of our education experts during your enrolment journey. Most of our courses are government funded but if you don't qualify or need alternative financial help to access them then let us know.

What other support is available?

All of our digital content, teaching and learning activities and assessments are designed to be accessible so if you need any additional support you can discuss this with the education experts during your enrolment journey and we will do all we can to make sure you have optimal access.

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