Saltdough family fun - Parents of 4 - 7 year olds

Online South

Who is this course for?

If you are looking for something fun, interesting and a little bit different to do with your children this Half-Term, then this workshop is perfect.

The session is most suitable for families with children aged 4 to 7 years.

Come along and have a go at making decorations with salt dough.

Course content

Make special memories and create something beautiful.

You will be guided, by our tutor, through the processes needed to make beautiful decorations.

The session is designed to promote working with your child/ren in a supportive setting where your creativity will unfold and you will be proud of your achievements together.

Support and feedback

You will get continual support and feedback from your tutor throughout the session and have opportunities to discuss and review your progress.

Additional costs and requirements

All children will have to be supported by an adult.

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

You will need a wipeable work surface.

Plain flour, salt and water for the dough.

Bowl, scales (optional) and measuring jug.

Rolling pin, blunt knife, objects for making patterns and imprints could include leaves, cutlery, modelling tools, pen tops – look around and see what you can find.

Use of an oven to bake and harden.

Will I have to do anything outside of the session?

You will not need to do anything in your own time.

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 date17 Feb 2021
End date17 Feb 2021
Start time10:00
End time12:00
Concessions not available