Try something old, learn something new -The Amazings

The Amazings was born out of a simple idea. Society has always learned from its elders. But along the way that connection between generations is often lost – which means sometimes losing rich, valuable, and rare skills.

Their mission: to ensure this knowledge is passed on in really friendly and fun ways, by providing classes and courses taught by people with lifetime experience – they teach everything from loom knitting, to woodturning, to book-binding, to perfume making – even crochet!

In the 60s I made a lot of bikinis out of crochet…

The Amazings are a group of peole with fantastic stories and invaluable experience. Take Josefina for example, an artist, mosaic expert and crocheter with a particular passion for colour and experimenting with different materials. Josefina is just one of over 40 experts who make up The Amazings. Click here to find out more about Josefina and the other teachers.

Josefina, Crocheter from The Amazings on Vimeo.

One off classes start from as little as £15 and what’s more, the team are offering 20% off all courses until 7th January, simply enter the code ‘FacebookHQ’ at the checkout when you visit The Amazings’ website.

Also don’t forget to check out The Amazing’s Facebook and Twitter for daily updates from the team.