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Crafting with Age UK Islington

Learn knitting and lace making techniques as you interact with talented older people based in Islington

What you'll get from us

  • Enjoy a free book from the fantastic Kindness offensive

  • Find out about all the exciting opportunities to get involved with Age UK Islington

  • Get to interact with older people from Islington who have secret crafting talents

  • Challenge your fine motor skills as you master some intricate crafting techniques

  • Learn the traditional craft of lace-making, a dying art, and join in with the new knitting craze

What we need from you

  • You're nimble-fingered and have good hand-eye co-ordination

  • The ability to listen and learn from experienced older people

What's it like?

  • Through these cultural activities, I have made new friends and have enjoyed learning new things with the Get Together group