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Pauline Turner – (Crochet)

  • one of, if not THE UK’s leading crochet expert(s) from Lancashire but works worldwide
  • made a Life Member of the Crochet Guild of America in 2018 (only the third person ever to be awarded this)
  • founder and organiser of the International Diploma of Crochet (30 years and counting!)
  • founding, now honorary, member, of the Knitting and Crochet Guild
  • member of the Crochet Guild of America
  • accomplished author of several books
  • has been interviewed for TV and radio in many countries, and for global magazines
    Pauline was the 2018 Inductee into prestigious Crochet Guild of America (CGOA) Hall of Fame.
    Pauline has been awarded Licentiateship of City and Guilds of London Institute for work carried out on their crochet courses.

Crochet, taught properly, can be both rewarding and creative as well as immensely therapeutic. Anything you don’t like, you can undo and try again – which makes it an ideal craft for beginners and enthusiasts alike. What you make, and how well you make it, generally, is up to you. Of course, mastering the basic techniques will open doors for you. Of late, crochet has developed into a more artistic media form, as well as having a practical purpose for bespoke items of clothing!

You will struggle to find an as accomplished and experienced Tutor as Pauline – she has taught so many people through the years, there’s nothing much she has not come across! Pauline’s courses are suitable also for existing Crocheters who want to work on their own projects (some textiles call them UFOs!).

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“I felt like I was learning from a real master.”
“I learned so much.”
“Pauline is a fabulous teacher and a joy to be with.”
“Where others seem to show you what they do, this teacher helps you every step of the way to do things they way they should be done for the best result. Thanks Pauline!”

November 2018


November 18th at 18:30 to November 21st at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

All levels: Enjoy the world of Crochet - Explore different techniques, pick up tips, develop skills through graded projects or, if experienced, even bring your own Unfinished Objects!. With time to play and experiment, get it right with gentle, inspirational guidance from the basics to more advanced, from an internationally respected expert. Feel free to discuss your possible project(s) beforehand: paulineturner@crochet.co.uk Pauline Turner (Lancashire www.highamhall.com/pauline-turner) Pauline was chosen as the 2018 Inductee for Crochet Guild of America Hall of Fame.…

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