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Our textiles and fashion courses include dressmaking, soft furnishings and knitting.

Creative Textiles - Fabric Construction Online with Jo McIntosh View details

This course is fully online accessing the course through Canvas our virtual learning environment and zoom, a video conferencing software. You will need reliable internet connection and internet-linked device with camera and microphone. We will email you links to canvas, please accept these to access the course, the sender will show as “instructure”. During this course you will learn how fabric can be constructed using techniques including feltmaking, weaving, recycling and knitting as well as choosing an image as a starting point for a piece of textile art.

Hand Stitching Together View details

Learn some Foundation Hand Embroidery stitches and practise this beautiful relaxing craft via Zoom with the tutor and other students. Together we will practice a variety of stitches and look at how you can combine these few stitches to represent flowers.

Introduction to Knitting View details

By the end of this course, you will be taught how to knit 3 different types of flowers. One flower will be a knitted flower, the second will be a hand embroidered flower and the third will be a woollen flower.

Sewing by Hand - Portfolio Building View details

You will practise a variety of hand sewing techniques working in a small and supportive group. Together we will produce a portfolio of samples: various types of hems, darts, tacking stitches, back stitching and seams. You will also improve neatness by practising an edge stitch on the hems. Sewing as a group is a very sociable event. Join us!