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.
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
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