Welcome to the School of Stitched Textiles.
Are you ready to start nurturing your creative curiosity? Discover how our unique Patchwork and Quilting courses could be the key to unlocking so much creative potential. Register your interest to receive a full course brochure and exclusive interviews with leading textile artists.
As the UK’s largest distance learning provider of City & Guilds accredited Textile courses we’re passionate about unlocking creativity.
Whether you’re looking to get to grips with the basics or really want to develop your own unique style and creative voice, our courses could be the key to unlocking so much creative potential.
Register your interest for a full course brochure and details about how to enrol.
Benefits of our Courses
Whether you have personal or professional crafting ambition then we’d encourage you to explore the benefits of choosing an accredited textiles course.
Unlike other courses or tutorials available, an accredited course can:
Help you reach your creative goals
Developed a greater knowledge and understanding of Hand Embroidery
Provided focus and structure to your learning
Give you the ability to create your own designs
Unlock confidence to explore their own ideas
Plus, our courses are recognised worldwide for their excellent standards of delivery, learning and assessment.
What Our Graduates Say
We open enrolment to new students 3-4 times throughout the year to those who have previously ‘expressed an interest’.
Simply complete the form by letting us know which courses and study level you’re interested in and we’ll send you a full course brochure along with instructions on how to enrol in the run up to enrolment.
You’ll also get the chance to hear from our graduates, meet our tutors and join our online stitching communities where you can share your experiences and love of textile crafts.
Enrolment opens 30th October 2021 so make sure you’ve expressed your interest today!
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