Creative ideas for the holidays
Who is this course for?
This workshop is perfect for families who are looking for ideas they can adapt and use with their children over the summer holiday. This workshop is suitable for families with children aged 3 and over.
Families will work with ‘found’ items and materials you will have around the home or are available at low cost to create and make. All the ideas can be enjoyed time and time again.
Support and feedback
Your tutor will be available to demonstrate and support you throughout the session.
Additional costs and requirements
You will not need to bring anything with you, be prepared to get sticky and messy.
We can only accept a maximum of 3 children per accompanying adult, maximum age 11, and a minimum age of 3 years old.
Please contact your local centre to provide details of your accompanying child/ren.
Will I have to do anything outside of the session?
No, everything you need will be supplied and you will be able take home handouts that will remind you how to complete each artefact.
About the tutor
Your tutor will be Gillian Lamey. Gillian started working for Learn Devon in 2001. Before joining Learn Devon she ran play schemes and taught accredited Playwork and Early Years courses across the UK. Gillian has assessed both Playwork and Early Years NVQ’s and worked for CACHE as an exam marker. She enjoys travelling, especially being on Safari and enjoying time with her Kenyan Goddaughter and her family. Over the last 20 years Gillian has been involved in several voluntary projects in Kenya, including building a school kitchen and a playing field. In her free time she likes to read, spend time with her family and be on the water with her husband. Gillian loves her interaction with her learners, and is passionate about supporting them to gain confidence, learn new skills and progress towards their personal goals.