Extreme Arm Knitting workshop at An Creagán

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A new ‘Extreme Arm Knitting’ workshop was held in An Creagán, County Tyrone on Saturday 28th April 2018.

Agne Nazebtauskaite who has been creating chunky blankets for three years, shared her skills with the eleven ladies who took part in the workshop.

The blankets turned out great and it proved to be a fun day for all involved.

Check out the video at this link for details of the event.

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