Crafty Cats

Ref: C2346782

Have fun trying your hand at a variety of craft activities inspired by cats. Make a unique greeting card featuring cats, use decoupage techniques to decorate a plant container with a feline theme, create a 'cat' brooch from modelling materials, produce a colourful 'cat' collage, a bookmark and more. This short course will include an overview of how cats feature in folklore and mythology and explore how they are sometimes portrayed

Course aim

To provide an introduction to developing your creative skills by using cats as inspiration to produce 2D and 3D artwork

Do I need any particular skills or experience?

  • This course is for beginners and improvers

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

  • Have an overview of how cats are portrayed and how they can be used as inspiration for craft activities
  • Know how to create a cat brooch using modelling materials
  • Identify and apply 3 different forms of embellishment
  • Create a greeting card using cats as inspiration
  • KNow where to access craft resources

How will I be taught?

What kind of feedback can I expect?

What else do I need to know?

The tutor will provide information about materials and equipment before the course starts.

Pre-course work, reading and information sources

What can I do next?

View full course information sheet

Crafty Cats


As a registered charity, and to meet our funders’ requirements, we need to check a few things with you before you enrol. Please check the details below to ensure you meet the basic eligibility critiera:

  • 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 2021
  • You declare that the address you provide is correct and that you will provide evidence of this and your eligibility to live and work in the UK
  • You have read and accept our standard terms and conditions

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