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.
Crochet for Beginners Workshop
This workshop is ideal for anyone with no prior knowledge of the craft. Learn how to work basic crochet…
You will develop knowledge and confidence in dressmaking through: • Learning how to use a sewing…
Introduction to Wet Felting (Needlecraft)
The course will cover the basic way of felting wool using the 'wet' style of felting. This is a very…
Simple Clothes Alterations
Simple Clothes Alterations covers things such as sewing on a button, taking up a hem or taking something…
The Upholstery course will afford you the opportunity to: learn about the traditional tools and materials…
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.