West Dean College of Arts and Conservation
Study anything from short courses to Foundation, Diploma and Masters degrees (in full partnership with the University of Sussex) in a wide range of subjects. Set in the beautiful surroundings of West Dean Gardens. With over 800 creative short courses ranging from basketmaking to gardening and from photography to textiles there’s plenty to choose from if you want to learn a new skill or develop your existing talents.
For short courses in textiles please see www.westdean.org.uk/study/short-courses/courses?category=Textiles&subcategory=&tutors=&level=&month=&duration=.
Courses include Kumihimo – Japanese braidmaking, A dip into natural dyes, Wild textiles – foraging and natural dyeing, Eco-dyeing and printing with plants, Hand block-printing with natural dyes, Traditional Shibori textile technique, Make a shibori textured scarf, Colour and texture in weaving, Tactile sensibility in woven tapestry, Tapestry weaving – the basics, Woven tapestry – sculptural forms, Weaving on a body-tensioned loom, and Colour and collage in feltmaking.
For more information on their short courses see www.westdean.org.uk/study/short-courses, email firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 01243 818300. West Dean College of Arts and Conservation – The Edward James Foundation Ltd, West Dean, Nr Chichester, West Sussex, PO18 0QZ.