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what I know of crochet…

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I thought I’d go through my learning curve with how to crochet, particularly amigurumi, which is a Japanese craft of making small stuffed toys. I’m mostly self-taught; a friend taught me how to finger knit when I was 10 and some picture-tutorials did the rest when I was 17. I’d made double-crochet squares, but nothing really anymore complex than that. And I also don’t know ANY of the correct names for things, and I don’t proclaim to be any good at it! I just think it’s quite cute, and something to keep my fingers busy on a quiet day.

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the foreshore

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the foreshore

I’m a student (but not for much longer) currently on placement (for another month and a half) and I’m starting this blog just so I have a place to document all my experiments and experiences.

This is the view from the lakeside, just before a sunset.