Knitting & Crochet

Master the art of knitting and crochet, learning various stitches and techniques to create warm garments, accessories, and home décor items.

Tutor: Samira Hill


  • October 22nd to 27th 2023
  • November 26th to December 1st 2023
  • 28th January to 2nd February 2024
  • March 10th to 15th 2024
  • May 12th to 17th 2024
  • July 14th to 19th 2024
  • September 1st to 6th 2024
  • October 20th to 25th 2024
  • November 24th to 29th 2024

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Indulge in the joy of knitting and crochet during a 5-night holiday at Gartmore House, where the magical world of yarn comes to life in the cozy Oak Room. Leave behind the distractions of everyday life and immerse yourself in your craft, dedicating uninterrupted time to stitching to your heart’s content. These classes offer a relaxed and informal atmosphere, allowing you to work at your own pace and focus on your current projects.

Join expert knitting and crochet teacher and designer, Samira Hill, for a delightful knitting and crochet holiday. Whether you’re a beginner or an experienced yarn enthusiast, Samira will provide expert guidance and instruction throughout the week. Even if you have no prior experience, Samira will help you learn new techniques and refresh your skills, ensuring you’re hooked on the art of knitting and crochet.

If you prefer to bring along your works in progress or unfinished projects, fear not! Samira is more than happy to offer assistance and advice as needed. Settle in and get ready for a week filled with knitting and crochet fun, surrounded by fellow craft enthusiasts in a warm and welcoming environment.

Samira Hill, your talented tutor, is a professional knitting and crochet teacher who regularly teaches textile craft activities to children, teenagers, and adults through the ‘Knitting For All’ company. In her spare time, Samira designs her own garments and accessories, constantly exploring new techniques, intricate stitches, and adventurous projects. She believes that knitting and crochet are not just crafts but also a journey of continuous learning, creativity, relaxation, and social connection. Samira’s teaching reflects her passion for knitting and crochet, making the experience rewarding, therapeutic, and, above all, fun!

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