Course overview

During this course learners will have the opportunity to make a small range of decorative items with paper and card in Summer themes. Explore the joy of creating items which you can give to friends and family who will appreciate the personal touch of your handmade cards, gifting and decorative items. Add a decorative touch to your home with items made. Bring your enthusiasm and prepare to discover the wonderful world of crafting and the fabulous range of possibilities it offers. Immerse yourself in crafting joy! To participate you do not need specialised equipment, a standard craft kit of scissors, glue, pencil, ruler, double-sided sticky tape, papers/card, coloured pens/pencils will be sufficient (details of specific materials required for each activity will be advised during the course). There will be plenty of opportunity to ask questions and share ideas as we craft along together within a friendly, supportive online environment. Once you discover the fun and mindful benefits of crafting there'll be no stopping you!

Course description

This short course will explore a range of possibilities to inspire creativity. Join us for this practical course which is aimed at learners with an enthusiasm to craft. You will have the opportunity to explore creative ideas and learn some techniques cutting and folding paper/card for making items with a personal touch to brighten your day as well as your friends and family. The projects will be discussed at the start of the course and different items made together each week. We will craft along together step by step during the sessions. There will be plenty of opportunity to ask questions and share ideas. By building upon skills learnt this may inspire you with the confidence to experiment with independent projects as well. This course is ideal for enthusiastic crafters and those building confidence in crafting wanting to experiment with different ideas. Be inspired by the Summer season of sunflowers and butterflies in your crafting. With a Summer focus to the projects we will explore a bright colour palette, you will be able to make choices about the papers/card you use. Join us to discover the many benefits of crafting and find your happy place in creativeness, the possibilities are endless!

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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