Festive garlands : FULL

Online South

Who is this course for?

These are short interactive online live courses aimed at building your skills and knowledge to create beautiful natural, seasonal garlands. They include practical elements and an opportunity to have live discussions with your tutor and others on the course.

This course is suitable for anyone including beginners.

Course content

You will be working with your tutor in a virtual learning environment using an online video platform called Zoom. You will be accompanied in your virtual class, with other learners. Your tutor will give practical demonstrations, have discussions, set tasks, give feedback and will support you throughout the course.

You will be making a Christmas garland.

Support and feedback

Your tutor will support you throughout the workshop through online face to face discussions and written feedback on your progress. You will work with your tutor on your personal goals within the structure of the course.

Additional costs and requirements

You will need a laptop / PC / phone / tablet with a camera and microphone/headphones and a good internet connection.

To make the items you will need a selection of natural materials – ivy, conifer, rosemary, bay leaves, pine cones, nuts, dried sliced fruits etc.

String, scissors, secateurs, glue gun, thin wire.

Optional additional embellishments such as baubles and ribbons.

Will I have to do anything outside of the session?

Your tutor will suggest ideas on what to practice in your own time and will signpost you to other opportunities to support your learning.

About the tutor

Deb Perry has been teaching in adult education for 25 years as well as working as a designer and maker. Although a well-qualified ceramics specialist with an M.A gained in Stoke-on-Trent, Deb’s degree is in 3-dimensional design. She has a lot of experience in different arts and crafts including recycling, papercrafts, printing, textiles and props and costumes for theatre. Deb believes that learning should be fun, stimulating and stress-free and tries to create an environment where everyone can feel at home.

Start date09 Dec 2020
End date09 Dec 2020
Start time18:30
End time20:30
Concessions not available