Art and craft matters: pop art
Who is this course for?
If you are an adult with learning difficulties and disabilities or you are being supported on a day-to-day basis but hope to be more independent in your daily life, then this course is for you.
We will explore the exciting bold, bright colours of Pop Art. We will provide stimulating ideas for art activities and support you to create your own art work. You will also be offered the opportunity to discover the many ways that a computer can be used in Art.
Each week, you will be creating your own exciting art and craft projects. You will have lots of fun learning about the different types of art tools and the many ways to produce artwork.
You will be able to demonstrate increasing knowledge and confidence in art and craft and making your own choices.
You will be able to take your work home after each session.
Support and feedback
You will be given support and the tutor will keep you informed of your progress.
Additional costs and requirements
Materials are included and we suggest you bring an apron and a clean bag to take your work home.
No experience necessary.
Will I have to do anything outside of the session?
Not unless you want to.
About the tutor
Caroline Ross currently works as a tutor for Learn Devon. Prior to this she worked for Integer training as a tutor and also as nationwide trainer and major accounts supervisor for Manpower plc.
Caroline has a Post Graduate Certificate of Education (PGCE) and a City & Guilds Level 4 Certificate of Adult Literacy Subject Specialist qualification. Caroline’s area of interest is teaching adults with learning difficulties
Caroline has been heavily involved in her children’s school, being the Secretary then Chairperson for the PTA for 8 years. She helps out at the local Youth Club and is hoping to be involved in more youth projects in the future.
“I love teaching and giving people the opportunity to do things for themselves instead of someone doing it for them. As a child I experienced things being snatched from my hands because I looked awkward (just being left-handed!) and made a promise that I would never do that to anyone else”.
Caroline Ross, Tutor, Learn Devon