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With woodwork you can make:
• Basic machines
• Artwork (carving)
With textiles you can make:
Furthermore, a woodwork course should teach you to use a more diverse set of skills and tools (chisels, files, saws, hammers, drills, and maybe a lathe if you're lucky, compared to literally just a needle/sewing machine), making it generally more interesting.