If you love being creative with textiles, we have a range of courses and workshops to help you learn the basics or stretch your skills, in everything from dressmaking to patchwork and quilting and lots more besides.
Adult Leisure Courses
A great way to indulge in a hobby or passion, further your skills and meet new people.
Christmas Bauble Needle Felting
During the day you will be shown how to needle felt some wonderful woolly creations. We will be making…
You will develop knowledge and confidence in your sewing skills through: • Learning how to use a…
This course will provide further exploration and practice of more elaborate dressmaking techniques. …
Getting to Know Your Sewing Machine
This course will allow you to gain knowledge on the different functions of your sewing machine and how…
Knitting for Beginners Workshop
The workshop will cover the basic skills, to include: Casting on, casting off, increasing and decreasing,…
Pattern Cutting for Beginners
This course is suitable for those who would like to learn the basic principles of flat pattern cutting…
Simple Clothes Alterations for Sustainability
Simple Clothes Alterations covers things such as sewing on a button, taking up a hem or taking something…
Want to know what's in store?
Why not take a sneak peak at some of our textiles courses in action, by viewing the video opposite!
Eastleigh careers advisor excels at Hampshire Education Awards
Eastleigh College’s Lead Careers Advisor, Trudy McKenzie, impressed the judges at Hampshire Country Council's annual Education Awards and scooped the 'Futures Award' for her excellence and achievements, and the positive impact she has had on learners' future career progression.
National recognition for careers and enterprise innovation
Eastleigh College has been commended by the Association of Colleges for the careers and progression support it provides to learners by being shortlisted for this year’s Beacon Awards. This recognition highlights the outstanding work of the college’s career and work readiness team, and other staff across the college who are dedicated to ensure learners are fully aware of the opportunities available to them.