Creative Stitch Courses

Creative Stitch offers courses in creative stitched textiles. Classes are held at the WI in Ipswich, at The Cosy Cabin in Risby near Bury St Edmunds* or by distance learning.

Working in conjunction with the Suffolk East Federation of Women’s Institutes we welcome applications and queries from those interested in the certificated courses that we run, as well as the various short courses on offer.

*Creative Patchwork & Quilting only

You can contact Creative Stitch here.

  • Course creative patchwork and quilting diane

    Creative Patchwork & Quilting

    The course aim is to learn how to design and then create original items of patchwork,quilting, applique and stitched textiles by hand and machine

  • Course creative stitched textiles carol ann

    Creative Stitched Textiles

    This course enables you to learn how to design and then make various items of stitched textile by use of machine and hand embroidery.

  • Dawn

    City & Guilds | 7716-70 | Diploma in Patchwork & Quilting

    Research for Design, using the skills learnt in the Certificate course you will build a portfolio of work on which to base your three sewn assessments

  • Machine embroidery

    City & Guilds | 7716-70 | Diploma in Machine Embroidery

    Students who wish to study the Diploma will need to have completed the Certificate in Machine Embroidery first, as this course builds on the previously taught techniques in the Certificate course. The next Diploma course is due to run from September 2017.

  • Course advanced creative patchwork and quilting helen walland

    Advanced Stitched textiles (Patchwork and Quilting)

    This course is offered as an alternative to the City & Guilds level 3 Diploma course in Patchwork and Quilting and will run in tandem with the final Diploma courses from 2017 - 2019. This course will replace the Diploma course from September 2018. This is a follow-on course for students who have completed the Creative Patchwork and Quilting Course or the City & Guilds Level 3 Certificate in Patchwork and Quilting.

  • Course advanced stitched texiles cynthia

    Advanced Stitched Textiles

    This course is offered as an alternative to the City & Guilds level 3 Diploma course in Machine Embroidery and will run in tandem with the final Diploma courses from 2017 - 2019. This course will replace the Diploma course from September 2018. This is a follow-on course for students who have completed the Creative Sttiched Textiles Course or the City & Guilds Level 3 Certificate in Machine Embroidery. Please note this new course will include both hand and machine techniques.