Extended Courses

The list below is a "Work in Progress" provided for those interested in developing their patchwork and quilting skills. Please check all details with the provider as we are unable to guarantee that all courses will run as listed.

If you know of a course that is not listed please ask the course tutor to contact website@quiltersguild.org.uk to have their details added.

Balfron (Stirlingshire) – Gillian Cooper Studio

Location: 21 Greek Thomson Road, Balfron, Stirlingshire G63 0RE
Contact: Gillian Cooper
e-mail: info@gilliancooper.co.uk
Courses offered:
 7716 Level 3 Certificate in Patchwork and Quilting 
7716 Level 3 Diploma in Patchwork and Quilting  

Brighton - Sara Cook

Location: Brighton
Contact: Jane Spedding
Email: janespedding1@gmail.com
Courses offered: 7161-03 City & Guilds Level 3 Certificate

Baldock - Studio 39

Location: 39 High Street, Baldock, Herts,SG7 6BG
Monica Latham
Courses offered:
7716 Level 3 Cert, Level 3 Diploma

Carnforth - ArtyBird Carnforth

Location: Unit 3, Lyne Riggs Estate, Lancaster Road, Carnforth, LA5 9EA (or Distance Learning for Felt Courses)
Contact: Kate Horner
E-mail: aseddon@hotmail.co.uk
Courses offered:
7716 - Levels 1 to 3 (Diploma) Embroidery    
7716 - Levels 1 to 3 Feltmaking
7161 - Certificate in Textiles                              
7716 - Level 2 in Creative Computing
7113 - Level 3 Award in Digital Drawing

Coggleshall - Design2stitch - Fantasia Textiles

Location:  Fantasia Textiles Studio, Unit E2, East Gores Farm, Salmons Lane, Coggeshall, Essex CO6 1RZ
Contact: Norah Stocker
email norah.stocker@gmail.com  website: www.fantasiatextiles.co.uk
Courses Offered:
7716-45 Level 2 Certificate in Machine Embroidery
7716-39 Level 2 Certificate in Hand Embroidery
7716-67 Level 3 Certificate in Stitched Textiles
7716-61 Level 3 Certificate in Stitched Textiles

Coppull - Sticky Fingers

Location: 172 Spendmore Lane, Coppull, Chorley, Lancashire, PR7 5BX
Wendy Deverill
Courses offered:
7716 Level 3 Cert Level 3 Diploma

Durham - Stitch Business

Location: 2 & 3 Fowlers Yard, Back Silver Street, Durham DH1 3RA
Contact: Julia Triston, Tracy A Franklin
e-mail: tracy@stitchbusiness.com  julia@stitchbusiness.com
Courses offered:
7716-06 Level 1 Certificate in Hand Embroidery
7716-18 Level 1 Certificate in Machine Embroidery
7716-19 Level 1 Certificate in Goldwork
7716-39 Level 2 Certificate in Stitched Textiles
7716-45 Level 2 Certificate in Machine Embroidery
7716-61 Level 3 Certificate in Stitched Textiles
7716-64 Level 3 Diploma in Stitched Textiles

Eastbourne - Christine Chester

Location:  Studio 11, The Old Printworks, 20 Wharf Road, Eastbourne, BN21 3UG
Contact: Christine Chester
e-mail: christinechester@rocketmail.com
Courses offered:  Level 3 City and Guilds Certificate in Patchwork and Quilting

Harrogate - Castle Textile group

Location: The Long Memorial Hall, Spofforth
Contact: Annie Smith Diane Freeman
e-mail: castletextilegroup@btconnect.com
Courses offered:  Intermediate and Advanced levels in Patchwork and Quilting

Ipswich - Creative Stitch Suffolk

Locations:  Creative Stitch Suffolk, WI Office, Orford Street, Ipswich, Suffolk. IP1 3NS

The Cosy Cabin, Risby Barns, Risby, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

or by distance learning.

Contact: Annette Morgan - annette@annettemorgan.co.uk

Mary McIntosh - maryelmcintosh@googlemail.com

Kate Thomson - katethomson1960@gmail.com

Courses offered: 

Creative Patchwork and Quilting (this replaces the City & Guilds Level 3 certificate in patchwork and quilting)

Tutor:    Mary McIntosh

Creative Stitched Textiles (replaces C & G level 3 certificate in machine embroidery)

Tutor: Kate Thomson

Advanced Creative Patchwork and Quilting (replaces the City & Guilds level 3 diploma in patchwork and quilting)

Tutor: Annette Morgan

Advanced Stitched Textiles (replaces the City & Guilds level 3 diploma in machine embroidery)

Tutor: Annette Morgan

Fees for all courses £235 per term (6 terms) or £335 per term at The Cosy Cabin

All courses will run from September 2017

Courses verified and accredited by the WI

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Llanidloes - The Quilt Association

Location: The Minerva Arts Centre, High Street, Llanidloes, Powys
Georgina Newson
Courses offered:

London - Janice Gunner

Location: 44 Woodville Road, Leytonstone, London, E11 3BH
Janice Gunner
Courses offered:
7716 Level 3 Cert Level 3 Diploma

Northampton, Beds, Rutland - Roemayo Creative Stitch

Location: Various venues – Northampton, Bedfordshire, Rutland
Beverley Mayo
Courses offered:

7716-09 Patchwork & Quilting level 1 certificate 
7716-18 Machine Embroidery level 1 certificate
7716-06 Hand Embroidery level 1 certificate
7716-41 Patchwork & Quilting level 2 certificate

Old Coulsdon - Tollers Design Centre

Location: Tollers Farm (West Gate),  Drive Road, Old Coulsdon, Surrey CR5 1BN
Jean Hammond
Courses offered:
Patchwork & Quilting-Levels 1 and 2, Level 3 Certificate and Level 3 Diploma  Creative Embroidery - Levels 1 and 2, Level 3 Certificate and Level 3 Diploma

Redditch - Inkberrow Design Centre

Location: Cedar House, Britton Street, Redditch, Worcs, B97 6HD
Contact: Brenda Killigrew
e-mail: info@inkberrowdesigncentre.co.uk
Courses offered:  7716 Level 2, Level 3 Cert, Level 3 Diploma

Shropshire - Sandra Wiggins

Location: Westhope College, Craven Arms, Shropshire SY7 9JL 
Contact: Sandra Wiggins

t: 01584 861293
e-mail: info@westhope.org.uk

Courses offered: Level 2 Certificate in Patchwork Quilting and Appliqué

On-line only - Distant Stitch

Location: Online centre
Jacqui  Brimscombe
Courses offered
7716 Level 1

On-line only - School of Stitched Textiles

Location: Online centre
Contact: Gail Cowley or Marj Rutter
Courses offered
Patchwork and Quilting Certificate and Diploma as well as other C&G textile courses