Get Makkin Fair Isle
Date:
28 September, 2019
Cost:
£55.00
Time:
09.00 - 14.00
Location:
Whalsay Heritage and Community Centre, Hillhead, Whalsay
Materials:
Included (not lunch)
Tutor:
Amanda Pottinger and Janet Irvine
Transport:
Not included (transport in Whalsay included)

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During this class participants will learn how to knit in the round, using 3 double pointed needles and a knitting belt. Choose from a range of pure Shetland wool colours and patterns, and create a hand knitted cushion, headband or iPad cover of your own design.

Materials: All materials, tea, coffee and home bakes will be provided. Please bring packed lunch.

Transport: Requires 30 minute bus/car journey from Lerwick and 30 minute ferry crossing from Laxo at 08.30am.

Participants can either drive, to Laxo ferry terminal, or take the Service 19 bus from the Viking Bus Station at 07.30am, with drop of at Laxo 08.20am. Please check bus timetable for return time. The Whalsay ferry leaves Laxo at 08.30, the crossing takes 30 minutes

Please check websites for bus and ferry timetable changes:

https://www.zettrans.org.uk/site/assets/files/1084/north_mainland_printable_version.pdf

https://www.shetland.gov.uk/ferries/documents/WhalsayTimetableV1.pdf