Crafts and Textiles

There are a range of clothes and textiles courses to suit a wide range of interests. If you are new to the subject or a practiced machine seamstress or hand embroiderer,  there will be a course to inspire you. Our tutors bring a wealth of knowledge and experience with them to encourage your creativity. You will amaze yourself  with what you can achieve. 


Course Structure

Textile courses take place at Bensham Grove where there are resources and equipment to help you achieve your goals. Your tutor will work through the design and making process with you,helping you achieve learning goals. The tutor will demonstrate techniques and you will practice these until you are confident to include them in your final piece. The course will be delivered principally in the classroom with the opportunity to gather digital information through research and discussion.