Short Courses


Gain insight and explore the nature of textiles and fabric manipulation as a creative and experimental process to create objects or garments.

Courses marked as (credit) are open to everyone. As a credit student, you will matriculate as a student at the University of Edinburgh as part of the registration process for these courses. For more information, please visit the Studying for Credit pages.

Studying for Credit


Booking Deadline

Courses will close for booking 8 days before the course start date. Book early to secure your place and avoid disappointment!

Term 1 Courses (Starting September 2018)


Textiles: Introduction to Stitch (Credit)


Printed Textiles Design: Basic Techniques (Credit) 
Tapestry: Basic Techniques (Credit) 


Term 2 Courses (Starting January 2019)


Textiles: 3D Forms (Credit) 


Printed Textiles Design: Exploring Dye (Credit)

Tapestry: Exploring Texture (Credit)

Term 3 Courses (Starting April 2019)


Introduction to World Textiles (May Start Date)

Introduction to Tapestry