Decorative garlands from recycled paper and found objects
Who is this course for?
This is a course for beginners or those with some experience of craft making.
The aim is to explore creativity and the positivity in making and creating art that will help improve your sense of wellbeing. During the session, you will be using old magazines and paper to make a decorative garland for indoors. The tutor will demonstrate the techniques for making your garland and attaching decoration.
Support and feedback
Your tutor will support you throughout the course via the online sessions. You will work with your tutor on your personal goals within the structure of the course. You will receive feedback on your progress and suggestions as to how to improve.
Additional costs and requirements
There are no entry requirements.
Will I have to do anything outside of the session?
You will need a laptop / PC / phone / tablet with a camera and microphone / headphones and a good internet connection.
You will need to provide your own materials.
Additional information and resources
“How will I learn?
You will be working with your tutor and other learners using an online video platform called Zoom. Your course will include practical tasks and discussions and your tutor will support you throughout. You may wish to continue work after the session. This will help you to get the best from the course and to progress at a pace you are comfortable with.
Resources and additional information
String, wool or strong thread
Old magazines, books, papers
Sequins , beads, or other embellishments
Glue gun (optional)
What can I do next?
You may like to enrol on another art and craft course or another well-being course with Learn Devon, for example, Festive Woven Driftwood – ACB525 or Decorative Papier Mache Bowls – ACB520
Your tutor will suggest ideas on what you can practice and how to build on what you have learnt. They will signpost you to other opportunities to support your learning. ”