About the Introductory programme

Our Introductory Creative Studies – Knitting course is a 30-hour supported self-study programme you can complete in your own time.

The Introductory programme is accredited by City & Guilds as an affiliate centre of Artybird Carnforth.

Debbie will be teaching the this new programme which will be available to study via distance learning so you can learn from the comfort of your own home at a time and pace to suit you. There’s no pressure and Debbie will be there to assist and guide you throughout your learning journey.

Whether you are a brand new knitter, aspiring designer or a more experienced knitter who would simply like to consolidate their skills, you will love this new programmes. And, if you would like to be recognised for your achievements, you can submit your work for formal accreditation for an internationally recognised, professional qualification from City & Guilds.

How can I find out more?


Debbie has produced a short video above that explains the highlights and benefits of the programme.

Print our prospectus

For more information about what’s involved, what you can expect to learn, fees and timeframes, we also have a short prospectus which has all the details. You can view or download a copy here or click on the image.

View the lesson plan

If you would like to explore the comprehensive lesson plan for the Introductory Programme, you’ll find a course outline with each topic covered here.


You can also email us with any questions.

Ready to enrol?

Sign-ups for the Introductory programme are now open and we would love to have you join us. Click on the link below to enrol.

If you would like to keep up to date with offers, developments, new programmes, livestreams and other activities, please complete the form below. We hope to hear from you soon!


Introductory Creative Studies - Knitting

Our Introductory Creative Studies – Knitting programme is a 30-hour, supported self-study programme you can complete in your own time. Learn at your own pace in the comfort of your own home.

Making Futures - Foundation programme in Creative Studies - Knitting

Foundation Creative Studies - Knitting

The Foundation Creative Studies – Knitting is a more in-depth 120 hour structured programme that runs over the course of 12 months with regular one-to-one virtual tutorials and group sessions.

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