MIxed Crafts (Paper & Fabric) ~ Spring Term 2014


Tutor: Claire Hampton
Venue: The Sherwood Cookery Workshop,621 Mansfield Road,NG5 2FX
Dates: 17th March – 14th July 2014
Time: 9am -3pm
Duration: 15 Sessions
FEE: £315.00 Concessions £283.50) Fee Waived for those on income related benefits or low-income

Course aims:
To create professional craft items

Course description:
(This is displayed on the WEA website.) Summarise the course and its content in 40 words or fewer.
Create a variety of craft items including cards, books, mixed media canvas, using a variety of materials.

Any prior knowledge or entry requirements?

Course content:

what topics will the course cover:

ATC (Artist Training Cards)

Card Making (Birthdays etc)

Handmade Books

Mixed Media Canvas

Fabric & Paper Collage

Teaching, learning and assessment methods:

Demonstration / Discussion / Group work / Individual work /

Project work / Research / Role play / Written work /

Question and answer / Activity outside class time / Observation / Practical work /

Presentation / Field trip

How will I receive feedback on my learning progress and achievement?

Tutor feedback both written and verbal.

Learning outcomes:
these are the intended outcomes and may be revised in discussion with the class. Students are encouraged to think about and identify their own individual outcomes.

By the end of the course, students should be able to:

1.Create a Handmade book to a professional standard

2.Create hand made cards to a professional standard

3.Identify suitable materials for given project

4.Use learnt techniques effectively

5.Work to a professional standard

Reading and information sources: Is any reading/preparation essential or desirable?

Suggestions for progression to further study or for using the skills and knowledge gained:

Sound interesting?
Please contact Caroline on 0115 985 8203 or email ckeep@wea.org.uk

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