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Sewing Skills: Mixed Textiles Crafts


Course outline

This course is ideal for beginners and those wanting to learn how to improve their sewing skills.

We will teach you how to use the sewing machine including threading the machine and how to use the different stitches.

Next steps

You can enrol on this course by telephone, in person or by post. Click below to find out how!

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Location Date(s) Course code Fees / reductions


The Textile Workshop
The Textile Workshop, 621 Mansfield Road, Sherwood, Nottingham NG5 2FX


02 August 2016 - 23 August 2016

Course code:


Fees / reductions:

Full fee: £85

Fees may be waived if you are in receipt of certain benefits.


Middle Street Resource Centre
Middle Street Resource Centre, 74 Middle Street, Beeston, Nottingham NG9 2AR


16 September 2016 - 25 November 2016

Course code:


Fees / reductions:

Full fee: £73

Fees may be waived if you are in receipt of certain benefits.


No qualification awarded


9 weeks

Level Other
Entry requirements


Teaching & assessment

Tutors will give regular verbal and written feedback. The course is non-accredited with a short work book to complete. You will be encouraged to set their own personal targets as part of this course.


You will be able to progress onto NCFE Craft Level 1 courses at the Textile Workshop, Sherwood.

Additional information

You will need to bring along your own fabric and basic sewing equipment – threads, scissors, tape, pins, tailors chalk. Sewing machines are provided but you are welcome to bring along your own machine if you prefer.

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