This course is designed for anyone interested in developing their art and crafts skills who may not have had the opportunity to do so. It is designed for beginners or anyone interested in getting back into crafts. The course will involve receiving packs through the post with materials and a set of easy to follow instructions with photographs to help. The course will give you two options of themes to follow and take you through the design process of initial ideas, research, design development, final product and evaluation. Materials will be provided, although some household items may also be needed.  


2nd November 2020 - 18th January 2021

6 weeks 

Level Level 1
Learning Outcomes
  • Produce an action plan identifying each stage of the design project
  • List main sources of inspiration for design project
  • Research design ideas and record them in a sketchbook
  • Develop your design idea for your final piece
  • Use appropriate materials to complete your design project
  • Complete your action plan with a short evaluation

Following on from this course you may wish to complete the Creative Writing Course at level 1 , or look for further art courses at level 2.