LBG - Christmas Crafts and Confidence

Ref: C3674628

Come and have a go at making some Christmas decorations or gifts that are individual to you. You will learn some new skills and maybe revisit some old ones. Try your hand at making your own wrapping paper, gift tags and maybe even a fairy.

Additional information about this course

Students need to be aware that there is likely to be at least one Lloyds Bank employee volunteering in the session

Course aim

To build confidence by learning some new skills and work with a range of materials, whilst creating some decorations for the festive season.

Do I need any particular skills or experience?

  • This course is suitable for beginners and improvers

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

  • Make a simple wreath for the tree using paper, and other materials.
  • Be able to design and cut out your idea so that you can use this to print from.
  • Learn how to mark out and plan your repeat for the wrapping paper.
  • Be able to make a simple felt decoration
  • Be able to use all equipment safely and with some skill

How will I be taught?

  • The WEA tutor will use a range of different teaching and learning methods and encourage you and the group to be actively involved in your learning

What kind of feedback can I expect?

  • You will have opportunities to discuss your progress with your tutor
  • You will be encouraged to share your work with the group and discuss your learning
  • You will be encouraged to consider other students work and give your opinions and suggestions

What else do I need to know?

  • A selection of materials and basic equipment will be provided but you are welcome to bring additional materials with you

Pre-course work, reading and information sources

  • No pre reading or pre course work is required

What can I do next?

  • Progress to another WEA course
  • Progress to a course with another provider
  • Become involved with the WEA in a range of voluntary work and other activities including campaigning as a WEA member
  • Become involved as a volunteer for a WEA partner or another organisation
  • You could progress to Higher Education courses. Follow link to the PEARL website for information http://pearl.open.ac.uk/

Download full course information sheet

LBG - Christmas Crafts and Confidence

Enrolment Conditions

As a registered charity, and to meet our funders’ requirements, we need to check a few things with you before you book. Please could we ask that you check the list below to ensure you meet our basic criteria:

  • You are paying the standard fee (with a credit or debit card) or you are on any of the qualifying benefits
  • You have a valid email address so that you can receive confirmation of your booking
  • You have been resident in the UK, EU or EEA for the last 3 years
  • You are aged 19 years or older on 1st September 2018
  • You have read and accept our standard terms and conditions

Not sure or have further questions? Contact courseenquiries@wea.org.uk

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