craft class

Knitting with Irish Yarn

Knitting with Irish Yarn

Liadain
About your host, Liadain
Liadain Aiken is a native of Co. Louth, where she spent her childhood and developed her love of knitting. It was a skill passed from mother to daughter with Liadain eagerly embracing it at an early age. After a meandering road of creativity, Liadain returned to knitting, learning to use hand-driven machines. She started making products in 2014 slowly growing the craft to become her full-time job.
Duration:4 hours total
Includes:Snacks, Drinks and Equipment
Languages:Offered in English
What we’ll do
We will gather in my studio overlooking the river Liffey. I will share my story and the story behind the making of Donegal Yarns. Then will begin by giving you a demonstration in machine knitting. You will then each have a knitting machine to knit your scarf on. You can pick the yarn for your scarf from over 30 colours and we'll get knitting. It's a very simple pattern to knit, you will learn eac…
What else you should know
Bring a camera to take photos to prove you knit your amazing scarf! Please contact me if you have a specific date in mind for an experience and I will try to accommodate you.
What I’ll provide
Tea and Synerchi Kombucha
Let me know if you are Dairy Free
All Yarn provided
Yarn is Merino that is hand-spun and dyed in Donegal. There will be one knitting machine per person.
Irish Chocolate & snacks
Let me know of any dietary requirements.
What to bring
A camera to record your knitting experience.

Liadain
craft class
5.0
£89 per person
5.0
£89 per person