Summertime Crafts

Ref: C2522979

The course aims to demonstrate interesting crafts which you might not have experienced before such as using resin to make coasters, needle felting, string art and making wind chimes with beads. Suitable for anyone, beginners are welcome as are those with more experience.

Course aim

A craft course which will include a wide range of craft skills including felting, pyrography and string art. This course is for all abilities - beginners to the more advanced.

Who is the course for?

The course is suitable for anyone who has an interest in crafts whether you are a beginner or more advanced.

What topics will this course cover

You will learn new skills or develop existing skills in Glass Engraving, Learning how to make a mixed media canvas, Wood Burning, Resin Summer Flower Coasters, Needle felting summer picture, no sew apron, String Art and Bead Wind Chimes

What will it be like?

WEA classes are friendly and supportive. You will be encouraged to work together with your fellow students and tutor. You will be asked to share your ideas and views in the class and work with the group to give and accept feedback in a supportive environment. The WEA tutor will use a range of different teaching and learning methods and encourage you to be actively involved in your learning. You may be asked to undertake work to support your course outside of your class.

By the end of the course I should be able to:

Basic Resin Skills Learn how to build a picture with mixed media basic needle felting Using wood burning tools safely Textiles

How will I know I'm making progress?

At the beginning of the course learners will have an initial assessment. Learners wills be able to fill in a learning diary, one to one through out the course, questions and answers though out the course, at the end of the course learners will fill in an evaluation form

What else do I need to know, do or bring?

everything will be provided

Reading and information sources


What could the course lead to?

Learners could go onto the next course to build skills

Download full course outline

Summertime Crafts Course Outline


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  • are paying the standard fee or are on any of the qualifying benefits
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  • have been resident in the UK, EU or EEA for the last 3 years
  • are aged 19 years or older on 1st September 2016
  • have read and accept the standard terms and conditions
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