Hello Welcome to The Textile Workshop

My name is Karen Taylor. I have run this business in Sherwood, Nottingham since October 2006. I have the privilege of working with over 20 skilled and subject qualified tutors who will give you an unforgettable experience in the world of textiles and craft.

We offer a wide range of courses including Textile Skills, Sewing, Bag Making, Painting, Drawing, Paper Crafts, Crochet, Tating,  Knitting, Ribbon Embroidery, Pattern Cutting, Dressmaking, Customise Clothes, Silversmith, Jewellery , 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 much much more. These classes are held at our dedicated premises in Sherwood and most are funded WEA college and Nottingham College. This allows us to offer free courses to those on low incomes or in receipt of benefits including Universal Credit.  We can offer them with reduced fees to those in work too.

We have two shops on the Mansfield Road in Sherwood, Nottingham ( 581a - NG5 2JN), and (627 - NG5 2FX). We have a Timetable on this College page, this also explains how you can enrol.

We also offer private classes, for example.. weekend candle making, pamper products, beginners sewing class, Dress in a day, Powertex  and patchwork/sewing.  James runs a painting class on a Wednesday 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 / Whatsapp Karen on 07809158606.

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

Friday nights 6.30pm-8.30pm. Starting 19/7/2019 . 4 week blocks.£40 for the 4 weeks. Text / Whatsapp Karen 07809158606. Any age/ability welcome.  Next course after that begins 16th August 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.