Course overview

This Mosaic course is designed to introduce you to new craft skills and help you develop a new craft, whilst designing different images and relaxing, enjoying, being creative with others. Giving you also a chance to make your own plaque, mosaic piece for the table or as a wall hanging. Design and develop your own piece using a verity of broken tiles of different colourful ceramic tiles and upcycleing old crockery as well as a number of different other items, such as beads and pebbles. Making your own fun decorative mosaic piece, either for your own home or as a present for someone special, lots of brightly coloured broken ceramic tiles and crockery will be used. Come and join other like-minded people and create a masterpiece!

Course description

Do you enjoy art and craft? Do you enjoy meeting new people and getting out into the community? If the answer is yes, then this course is for you! You will be making a fun large decorative mosaic piece with others in a group for the community and for some special groups of the centre, lots of brightly coloured broken ceramic tiles and crockery will be used and the masterpiece displayed in the centre for all to see.

Our expert tutor will guide you, as well as teach you a little history of the techniques used and discover local and well-known artists who use the techniques within the mosaics skills, as well as discover and learn a little history all about mosaics as the course progresses. Develop and explore a fun method of making a colourful mosaic, using broken ceramic tiles and crockery. Learn in a relaxed environment whether you have worked with mosaics before, or you are a complete beginner - it doesn’t matter! This is all about making something special for your community and feeling like you are a part of something special. You will be able to find out about other course we offer and who knows, this may be the beginning of your WEA journey!

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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