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Course overview

Join staff from the Learn Telford Outreach Team for a free introductory session in a relaxed and friendly environment.  The session will be run as an informal workshop and full instructions will be given.  The session is suitable for beginners and all materials will be provided. The session will include:

  • Using recycled cardboard and pre-loved fabric to create a decorative tag or bookmark
  • Exploring slow stitching as a method of attaching layers of fabric
  • Using pre-loved buttons, lace and ribbon to embellish stitched fabric 

During the session, there will be an opportunity to find out more about Learn Telford courses starting in September.

To register your interest, please use the Register Interest link above.

Please note that places are limited and that registering interest does not guarantee a place on the session.


Session details

This is a 2 hour taster session

Eligibility criteria

All welcome

Venue and accessibility

In response to the Government guidance for Covid-19, the centre has put in place measures to make the centre as secure and safe as they can.  All learners must remain outside the building until the course start time and must wear a face covering whilst in the building, unless exempt from doing so. We will be encouraging all learners to voluntarily carry out a covid test before attending sessions, using rapid lateral flow home testing kits which we will supply.

We will keep learners informed if Government guidance changes before the start of the course 

Dawley Social Club is located in King Street, Dawley with free parking.  There isn't a cafe on site but there are local shops in the centre of Dawley, which is a short walk away.  The building is wheelchair accessible.


Address: King Street, Dawley, Telford TF4 2AG

Phone: 01952 503353   Website: N/A



What to Do Next

 Are you feeling more confident and want to continue learning?

At the end of the course, the tutor will help and advise you on your next steps into further learning or work opportunities.  You can also search for more courses on Learn Telford which we regularly update with details of new course throughout the year.

We offer a wide range of taster courses you can try in community centres around Telford and, when you feel ready to take your learning further, we can offer you the opportunity to join an accredited course and help you gain a qualification.

For learners looking for work or a change in career, we can offer you advice to guide you in the right direction and opportunities to gain qualifications in English and Maths Functional Skills, starting from Entry level, up to levels 1 & 2.


For enquiries contact:

Opening Hours 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday

Telephone: 01952 382888

Email: support@learntelford.ac.uk

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