Crochet a Contemporary Dragon Hat. Pattern Tutorial. INTERMEDIATE LEVEL

Aerie North, Designer + Maker ♦ Art Gallery Education

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4 Lessons (13m)
    • 1. Introduction

    • 2. Lesson 1: Crocodile Stitch (aka dragon scale)

    • 3. Lesson 2: Dragon Hat Pattern Tutorial

    • 4. Lesson 3: Selling Your Dragon Hats


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4 ply worsted yarn
100% acrylic
Size Hook: 6mm (US10/J)
Scissors, Yarn Needle

Fits Most Adults


Chain [ch]
Slip Stitch: [sl]
Single Crochet [sc]
Double Crochet [dc]
Crocodile Stitch

Lesson 1:  The Crocodile Stitch
Lesson 2: Pattern Tutorial
Lesson 3: Sell Your Hats

I provide two pdf downloads of this pattern in the class Attach a File section, the first pdf includes large colorful images, perfect for viewing online, and the second pdf is text only so that you can print it + follow the pattern on the go.

Although no part of this pattern or tutorial can be reproduced in any manner without the permission of, I do encourage you to sell your finished hats online or in art galleries + boutiques. We will go into detail about selling your hats in Lesson 3.


Click HERE to access How to Write an Artist Bio That Will Impress Art Directors + Gallery Curators.  Your Creative Story.

Click HERE to access Sell Your Art in Art Gallery + Museum Boutique Shops.
Free book: Sell Your Art in Art Galleries book, included with this class as a pdf download.