Welcome to The Textile Workshop

Hello Welcome to The Textile Workshop. Sherwood , Nottingham .

My name is Karen Taylor. I have run this business in Sherwood since October 2006. I have the privilege of working with 20 skilled and subject qualified tutors who will give you an experiance you will not forget. 

We teach Textile skills, Sewing, Bag Making, Painting, Drawing, Paper crafts, Crochet, Tating,  Knitting, Ribbon Embroidery, Pattern Cutting, Dressmaking, Customise Clothes, Silversmith, Jewellery , Enambling, Stained Glass, Mosiacs, Every sort of Printing, Art, Book making, Felting, Needle and Wet Felting, Free Machine Embroidery, Hand Embroidery, Cross Stitch, Canvas Work,  Powertex, Cake Decoration and many more. These classes are held in Sherwood and provided by the Wea college and Nottingham college. This allows us to have learners on low incomes or on benifits to have these classes for free or if not reduced fees if you work. We have two shops on the same Mansfield Road.~Sherwood, Nottingham  581a NG5 2JN, and 627 NG52FX. We have a list on the college page explaining what class starts when and how much. The list will  also expain how to enroll. 

We also run private classes without the college for example weekend candle making, pamper products, beginners sewing class, Dress in a day, Powertex  and patchwork/sewing. We also have drop in silversmith class with Viv on a Friday Night and also a friday The Bead Queen once a month. James runs a painting class on a Wednesday night and Christina runs a printing group on a Thursday night.  We also have Jacki running a friday night sewing club. So many things to do. 
To book or for a chat please contact or TEXT Karen on 07809158606.

Want to learn to sew and make items on the sewing machine?

Friday nights 6.30pm-8.30pm. Starting 21/6/2019. £10 an evening. 4 week blocks. Text Karen to go on the list. 07809158606. Any age/ability welcome.  Next block after that 19/7/2019.



6 Week Art Course
  • New six week evening art class with James  7pm – 9pm – 
  • Held at the Textile Workshop which is  above the Crimson Tree Cafe  , Mansfield Rd.Sherwood. 
  • £42 for the 6 sessions
  • Please pay in full on first session.
  • Contact the tutor James 07813526456 for a place.  

Open Workshop Silver Smith Class

Why not come and do a private Shibori/Indigo class. 11am - 2pm.. Text Tutor to Book.

 Louise 07799637824


Friday evenings with Viv £15/ session 6.30pm-9.30pm No commitment necessary.

The open workshop is held upstairs at The Textile Workshop, above The Crimson Tree Cafe. Press the buzzer on the white door for the silver smith door. 

ALSO The `Bead Queen. Open studio first friday in the month 6.30pm-8.30pm. Contact Rebecca for more information on 07557471649. 

If you have any questions please contact Karen on 07809158606 (please note – if your call isn’t answered, please leave a message and i will get back to you as soon as i can)

For information or how to enroll , please view “college Workshops”. 

For information on the non-college one day classes we do throughout the year, please view “one day Classes”