Course overview

Explore the joy of creating items which you can give to friends and family who will appreciate the personal touch of your handmade cards, and decorative items. Bring your enthusiasm and prepare to discover the wonderful world of crafting and immerse yourself in crafting joy! You do not need any special equipment to participate, just a range of basic craft materials such as scissors, card/papers, glue, coloured pencils, double-sided sticky tape (details of specific materials required will be advised during the course. There will be plenty of opportunity to ask questions and share ideas within a friendly, supportive online environment. 

Course description

This course will explore a wide range of possibilities to inspire creativity. Join us for this practical course which is aimed at learners with some previous crafting skills to extend these with more advanced projects. You will have the opportunity to explore creative ideas and learn techniques for making decorative items and cards with the personal touch to surprise your family and friends. Projects will be discussed at the start of the course and different items will be made each week. We will craft together step by step during the sessions with discussion of ways in which projects can be adapted, there will be plenty of opportunity to share ideas and ask questions. You will be able to build upon skills learnt to experiment and perhaps inspire independent projects. Learners will explore making choices of different papers/card and colours to suit the different projects. This course is ideal for enthusiastic crafters wanting to experiment with different ideas that can be used for different occasions. Be inspired by the Summer season to bring bright and bold colours into your paper crafting. Join us to discover the benefits of crafting and the happiness that creativity can bring as you become absorbed in making and creating.

What financial support is available?

We don't want anything to stand in your way when it comes to bringing Adult learning within reach so if you need anything to support you to achieve your goals then speak to one of our education experts during your enrolment journey. Most of our courses are government funded but if you don't qualify or need alternative financial help to access them then let us know.

What other support is available?

All of our digital content, teaching and learning activities and assessments are designed to be accessible so if you need any additional support you can discuss this with the education experts during your enrolment journey and we will do all we can to make sure you have optimal access.

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