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Cultivate your creativity under the expert tutition and guidance of top textile artists and teachers at IDC - Inkberrow Design Centre, Redditch, Worcestershire. A variety of courses from beginner to advanced levels.

 IDC - Inkberrow Design Centre, Redditch, Worcestershire is located in Britten Street, Redditch. The organisation was set up in 1992 by Brenda Killigrew. IDC - Inkberrow Design Centre, Redditch, Worcestershire is privately owned and ran by Brenda, offering a variety of courses in fashion and textiles. Courses on offer are both Recreational and City & Guilds. IDC, Redditch offer a programme of one, two and four day workshops in a variety of subjects relating to textiles. Many subjects on offer including: Millinery, Fashion, Fashion illustration, Tailoring, Pattern cutting, Corsetry & Lingerie, Dress Making, Theatre Costume, Machine Embroidery, Soft furnishing and interiors.

   

IDC - Inkberrow Design Centre, Redditch very much take pride in the courses they have on offer. Tailoring each course to meet the individual learner, IDC-Inkberrow Design Centre, Redditch fully understand that peoples' needs and specific requirements differ. A flexible programme is available should it be required for studying, whether that is with attendance or by distance learning.

 


If there is an area of creative arts that inspires you then come along to IDC, Redditch and learn the different techniques to aid you to achieve beautiful pieces of work. If it isn't a City and Guilds qualification you would like, then IDC - Inkberrow Design Centre offer recreational courses for levels and abilities. Also, if you have your own project you would like guidance with, whilst gaining new skills, then IDC, Redditch is definitely for you!

   

Workshops at IDC - Inkberrow Design Centre, Redditch, Worcestershire are held 10.00am - 4:00pm. Recreational classes are available in all subjects. City & Guilds courses vary in length, short courses are 30 hours, part time are 120 hours and full time start at 240 hours, this one day per week over 35 weeks. Full Millinery online learning is available via www. Inkberrowdesigncentre.co.uk. Enrolment - any time of the year. All courses require a basic sewing kit: comprising: Scissors, one for paper one for fabric, a selection of pins and needles, measuring tape, chalks etc, each individual tutor will advise on anything further required for the course. IDC - Inkberrow Design Centre, Redditch offers the luxurious facility of having sewing machines on site for your use.

   

New to Redditch! IDC are launching a sewing café in the heart of the town. The sewing café will be launching on 18th October 2011 and will run every Tuesday 10am till 3pm. Drop in for an hour or two. There will be tea and cake available. £5 an hour or £9 for two hours (other prices are available if you want to stay longer). Expert help is on hand all day so bring along a project, be it new or alterations to your favourite top! All ages and abilities welcome (although children have to be accompanied). There are plenty of sewing machines for
you to work on and provide a basic sewing kit for you to borrow during the day. Come along and take the fear out of Sewing!


In addition also present at IDC are a selection of Crafts, China and Glassware, Period/Antique Furniture and Vintage Clothing all on sale in this fabulous Aladdins cave! So come and make a worth while visit! Please note that IDC are located in a one way street and so, if driving, you will need to turn down Edward Street and then make two lefts to arrive on Britten Street. There is plenty of onsite parking.

  

Please mention thebestof Redditch when calling IDC - Inkberrow Design Centre, Redditch, Worcestershire

 

01527 69100

 

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In April 2012, said about IDC Inkberrow Design Centre

A hidden treasure in the Old Needle Works, Britten Street. A really warm and friendly shop selling wonderful types of wool for all your knitting and crocheting needs plus wonderful sewing accessories - well worth a visit!

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In April 2012, said about IDC Inkberrow Design Centre

The Old Needleworks is a really friendly place. I come to Kim's Knit and natter in her shop, Neales Needles every week. She has loads of lovely stuff and is extremely helpful.

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In April 2012, said about IDC Inkberrow Design Centre

I like this shop, you can get what you want in knitting and sewing. Kim is very helpful if she hasn't got what you want she will get it for you.

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In April 2012, said about IDC Inkberrow Design Centre

Kim at Neales Needles a great knit and natter every week at The Old Needle Works in Redditch. There is nothing Kim doesn't know about knitting, crochet and felting. She is great inspiration to the craft and you can buy wool, needles etc at her lovely shop. Nothing is too much trouble for her and she is a great colleague as well as friend.

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In February 2012, said about IDC Inkberrow Design Centre

Great selection, friendly people and loads of choice.

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In February 2012, said about IDC Inkberrow Design Centre

Great service, awesome stock, friendly people.

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In February 2012, said about IDC Inkberrow Design Centre

Always super friendly and full of fabulous goodies - hours of mooching and shopping.

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In February 2012, said about IDC Inkberrow Design Centre

Fantastic place!! very friendly and innovative people and cafe. I love the cafe - everything you could want and more!! I would like clever signs to share the wonderful talent better with more people.

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In February 2012, said about IDC Inkberrow Design Centre

I have known Brenda since 1994 and have never met someone who works so hard to succeed with amazing results. Well done!

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In February 2012, said about IDC Inkberrow Design Centre

A huge range of activities and things available on exciting and developing business for all age groups.

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In February 2012, said about IDC Inkberrow Design Centre

What a wonderful experience and atmosphere. Will certainly visit again. I wish I had discovered it sooner.

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In February 2012, said about IDC Inkberrow Design Centre

I enjoy teaching here at the Crafty Cage and Design Centre, it's a meeting of friends!

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In February 2012, said about IDC Inkberrow Design Centre

I have enjoyed seeing the range of crafts available to learn within the complex. I found it inspiring and it fuelled my enthusiasm. Something different to the 'run of the mill' shops in Redditch.

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In February 2012, said about IDC Inkberrow Design Centre

Very interesting and inspiring. No where else like it locally.

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In February 2012, said about IDC Inkberrow Design Centre

Interesting shops, bought some nice bits and pieces. better signage for toilets etc..

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In February 2012, said about IDC Inkberrow Design Centre

I regularly take part and facilitate workshops at the Crazy Cage. It's a wonderful space to work in, full of light, warm, friendly and there are plenty of delicious cakes too!

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In February 2012, said about IDC Inkberrow Design Centre

Brenda Killigrew is a lovely person and is extremely creative. Inkberrow Design Centre is a great place to explore your creative talents.

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In February 2012, said about IDC Inkberrow Design Centre

A hive of activity, IDC gives aspiration and support to develop sewing skills and business skills. The diverse centre has vintage, arts, crafts, tea and cake offered by some sewing experts. Thanks!

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In November 2011, said about IDC Inkberrow Design Centre

An inspirational centre of excellence in creative textiles enriching Redditch's past needle industry. A haven for those interested in creativity and individualism.

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In November 2011, said about IDC Inkberrow Design Centre

I might be the only male in the class but i really enjoy patchworking with all the girls in the class. Tutors are very friendly, understanding and sympathetic with my needs.

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In November 2011, said about IDC Inkberrow Design Centre

I would highly recommend the IDC, it has provided my teenage daughter with a constructive outlet for her creativity and for myself the patchwork course has proved addictive as a hobby!

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In November 2011, said about IDC Inkberrow Design Centre

I love this course "patework and quality" tutors are very friendl, patient also provide tea & cakes, it is the same as a group of friends meeting for lunch. Very friendly.

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In November 2011, said about IDC Inkberrow Design Centre

Great couse, great people at patchwork. Would highly recomend.

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In November 2011, said about IDC Inkberrow Design Centre

I am constantly recommeding this wonderfl centre of artistic learning. It's teaching with creativity and wonderfuly friendly and helpful staff

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In November 2011, said about IDC Inkberrow Design Centre

My first visit here and it was an excellent experuence, textile couse interesting and informative. Lovely interesting building, very friendly & helpful people here

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