Crochet Classes with Camille

Our long-time instructor, Camielle Howard, offers a suite of casual classes to learn the art of crocheting. From never having picked up a crochet hook to advanced patterns and stitches, you can explore your skills, leaving each class with a finished project you can be proud of.


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Note: Class runs six weeks through Feb. 22
CROCHET 101: ABSOLUTE BEGINNER
Tue., Jan. 18-Feb. 22, 6-8 pm / $79 / Six Classes
Instructor Camielle Howard
In-person at VPC Campus  
If you’ve never picked up a hook before, or you learned a long time ago but don’t know how to get started again, this is the class for you!  Students will learn the basics (chain, single, half double, and double crochet), as well as an introduction to common crochet abbreviations and how read patterns. Students who feel comfortable can complete a simple scarf in this class.

Bring these supplies: Worsted Weight yarn is most appropriate for this class along with an H (5.0mm) or I (5.5mm) hook.  


CROCHET 102: BEGINNER REFRESHER
Tue., Mar. 1-15, 6-8 pm / $49 / Three Classes
Instructor Camielle Howard
In-person at VPC Campus
If you know how to crochet and just need a quick refresher before moving to one of the intermediate classes, start here. This is an accelerated course covering the full 6 week beginner course in half the time. 

Bring these supplies: Please bring a hook and worsted weight yarn unless you have used another weight and are comfortable with it.


Note: This class has been canceled, please take the Crochet 202 class below. 
CROCHET 201: INTERMEDIATE
Wed., Jan. 19-Feb. 23, 6-8 pm / $79 / Six Classes

Instructor: Camielle Howard
In-person at VPC Campus
This course will cover more pattern reading, increasing and decreasing stitches, and crocheting in the round. A hat, granny square blanket, or cocoon cardigan is the project in this class. 

Students may bring: Baby (3), Double Knit (DK) (3), worsted (4) , or bulky weight yarn (5) for this class. Hooks G (4.0mm), H(5.0mm), I (6.0mm) and J (6.5mm) are all appropriate for this class.  



CROCHET 202: INTERMEDIATE REFRESHER
Wed., Mar. 2-16, 6-8 pm / $49 / Three Classes
Instructor: Camielle Howard
In-person at VPC Campus
This course will cover everything in the Crochet 201 course in 3 weeks.  Students will complete a hat and either a granny square blanket or cocoon cardigan during this class. 

Bring these supplies: Please bring a hook and yarn.



Note: Class runs six weeks through Apr. 27
CROCHET 301: ADVANCED
Wed., Mar. 23-Apr. 27, 6-8 pm / $79 / Six Classes
Instructor: Camielle Howard
In-person at VPC Campus
Students who have completed any combination of Beginner and Intermediate classes should be prepared for the Advanced class.  A shawl will be the project in this class.

Bring these supplies: Super fine (1) weight yarn and a 3.5mm hook.


About Your Instructor

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Camielle Howard

Camielle Howard turned a week of power loss in 2008 into a hobby, and later business. The proud owner of Cam’s Crochet, Ltd, Camielle has been crocheting for 11 years and specializes in accessories for all ages.

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