Festive family fun and frolics, seasonal crafts, Christmas crackers and Yuletide decorations.
Who is the course aimed at?
For adults and children, who want to learn together. Parents or guardians with their school aged children. Adults must be accompanied by up to 2 children.
Course description in brief
We will make decorations from felt, cardboard and recycled materials using cutting, sewing and gluing craft techniques.
By the end of the course I will have learned:
- How to craft unique seasonal decorations from cheap and recycled materials.
Do I need any skills, experience or qualifications before I join the course?
No previous experience required
What equipment will I need for the course?
None needed, but bring a bag to take all your goodies home in.
What materials will I need for the course?
No, all materials are included
What activities will I take part in and how will my course be structured?
The tutor will demonstrate all activities. There will be a range of techniques and challenges for all abilities.
What will be expected of me in terms of personal or time commitment?
If you want to participate in all activities, you should attend the full session. However, we have a flexible approach where young learners are concerned.
How will my learning be assessed and reviewed?
What could I go on to do after I have finished the course?
There are a number of seasonal craft sessions on Saturdays. You tutor will be able to advise you at the end of the course or you can speak to our student advisor
How will I say what I think about the course?
You can talk to the tutor on the day or make an appointment with the curriculum manager.
Available timetables for this course
Please make a note of the course Ref for the course you are interested in.
|Course Ref||Hours per week||Days(s)||Time||Course Dates||Costs|
|656a||2.5||Saturday||10:00 AM – 12:30 PM||07 Dec 2019 to 07 Dec 2019 (1 Sessions)||£6|
Swarthmore provides a variety of courses some of which are subsidised by public funding.
Courses with course codes marked by ‘LCC’ and ‘CityC’ are subsidised and have age restrictions.
- ‘LCC’ and ‘CityC’ courses for those aged 19 and over.
- ‘LCC’ courses are supported by Leeds City Council for Leeds Metropolitan area residents, priority given to those living in disadvantaged areas, people not in employment and/or in receipt of benefits, those with low skills, no qualifications, disadvantaged groups or individuals with specific needs e.g. lone parents, BAME groups, adults with LDD.
For information funding and eligibility see the ‘costs’ page.
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