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Beginner Online Craft Courses

If you’re looking to learn a new craft then you’ve come to the right place. At the School of Stitched Textiles, we have a number of unique online craft courses designed specifically to help beginners get to grips with the basics. With our craft courses, you can now learn a new craft with confidence. They also act as a great taster of our more advanced and lengthier accredited online textile courses.

Access your craft courses through our online teaching platform – The Creative Classroom – and follow along with our video tutorials at home.

You can follow our online art classes for beginners worldwide with ease from the comfort of your own home, so start your creative journey today.

Free Craft Courses

At the School of Stitched Textiles, we also offer free tasters for our online craft courses.
Currently, we’re offering this free Applique Tree course.

Mindful Slow Stitching

Applique Tree

Appliqué Bunting

Beginner Online Craft Courses

Discover our exciting craft courses below, including knitting for beginners, quilting for beginners, machine embroidery and much more. Our beginner craft courses will allow you to master the basics, allowing you to further develop your skills in future.

beginners stumpwork course


Beginner craft courses - Learn how to draw for Design by Ruth Kidd

Drawing for Design

Beginner's online Free Machine Embroidery Course

Machine Embroidery

beginners online hand embroidery course

Hand Embroidery

Learn the basics to applique with this online course for beginners


Learn Needle Felting, a beginners course by the School of Stitched Textiles

Needle Felting

Jacobean Crewelwork beginner course

Jacobean Crewelwork

Ready For Your Next Challenge?

If you’ve already learned the basics of your craft and want to complete a more advanced course, take a look at our City & Guilds online textile courses. With 8 different subjects to choose from and varying study levels, discover how our distance learning courses could the be the key to unlocking so much creative potential.

Distance Learning

City & Guides Accredited Courses

Begin your stitch journey and unlock your full potential.

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Check out these reviews from past students who graduated from our craft courses who have now gone on to achieve so much more in the arts and crafts world.

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