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Arts and Crafts

Christmas Flower Arranging

Course Description
Course description coming soon.
Additional Information
CLaSS
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PAYL Full
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Venue
6 Fri 10:00am-12:00pm 10/11/2017 15/12/2017 £3.00 £36.00 - - ASCH

Contemporary Floral Design - Advanced

Course Description
You will be able to create a stunning floral design each week, varying in style, using a small amount of bought flowers and garden foliage.
Additional Information
CLaSS
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Day Time Start
Date
End
Date
PAYL Full
Fee
Admin
Charge
Exam
Fee
Venue
6 Thu 10:00am-12:00pm 14/09/2017 19/10/2017 £3.00 £36.00 - - SACH
5 Thu 10:00am-12:00pm 16/11/2017 14/12/2017 £3.00 £30.00 - - SACH

Contemporary Floral Design - Beginners

Course Description
You will be able to create a stunning floral design each week, varying in style, using a small amount of bought flowers and garden foliage.
Additional Information
CLaSS
No. of
Weeks
Day Time Start
Date
End
Date
PAYL Full
Fee
Admin
Charge
Exam
Fee
Venue
6 Thu 1:00pm-3:00pm 14/09/2017 19/10/2017 £3.00 £36.00 - - SACH
5 Thu 1:00pm-3:00pm 16/11/2017 14/12/2017 £3.00 £30.00 - - SACH

Crochet for Beginners

Course Description
Whether you've always wanted to learn how to crochet, or have just recently begun to yearn for the magical workings of your own creations and designs! You will learn the basic stitches and be able to produce your own creation from squares that can be sewn together to making a blanket, throw, scarf, bag, the list is endless! You will need a crochet hook that is (4mm � 4.5mm - 5mm), a ball of wool (cotton is the best to start with). Choose a bright colour.
Additional Information
CLaSS
No. of
Weeks
Day Time Start
Date
End
Date
PAYL Full
Fee
Admin
Charge
Exam
Fee
Venue
6 Wed 9:30am-11:30am 13/09/2017 18/10/2017 £3.00 £36.00 - - SCA

Crochet Further Steps

Course Description
Whether you've always wanted to learn how to crochet, or have just recently begun to yearn for the magical workings of your own creations and designs! You will learn the basic stitches and be able to produce your own creation from squares that can be sewn together to making a blanket, throw, scarf, bag, the list is endless! You will need a crochet hook that is (4mm � 4.5mm - 5mm), a ball of wool (cotton is the best to start with). Choose a bright colour.
Additional Information
CLaSS
No. of
Weeks
Day Time Start
Date
End
Date
PAYL Full
Fee
Admin
Charge
Exam
Fee
Venue
6 Wed 9:30am-11:30am 08/11/2017 13/12/2017 £3.00 £36.00 - - SCA

Dress Making Techniques for all Levels

Course Description
On this course you are going to learn the tips and tricks that create beautiful garments. We are going to make samples of our work, and together with my step by step instruction sheets, you will create a folder to keep so you can recreate these techniques at home. This course will teach you the basics of setting up and using a sewing machine. It will also show you different techniques to seam and hem garments and how to achieve various decorative techniques such as; pleating, frilling and gathering, as well as being shown practical techniques such as button holing and inserting zips. Easy step by step instructions and diagrams to take away and practice with as well as teacher demonstrations and one to one tuition. You must bring your own sewing machine to week one of the course. Other equipment will be available to borrow from your tutor but some small equipment purchases may be necessary along the course and you will be advised on this from your tutor, along with where to buy these from and how much they cost. A full list will be given to you on induction. A small one off charge of �10.00 for materials and trimmings should be made to your tutor on week one and this will cover the full course duration.
Additional Information
CLaSS
No. of
Weeks
Day Time Start
Date
End
Date
PAYL Full
Fee
Admin
Charge
Exam
Fee
Venue
6 Wed 1:00pm-3:00pm 08/11/2017 13/12/2017 £3.00 £36.00 - - WC

Fabric Creations

Course Description
By popular request this term we are running our Fabric Creation course. Many people are taking up sewing in this recycling, upstyling, �make do and mend� era. We will learn hand and machine sewing skills to make small household items, accessories and clothing restyling techniques. Lots of mini projects designed so that you have end products quickly and cheaply and enjoy the process of making them. This is a fun fun fun course! We will endeavor to keep costs of materials low on this course. Many items can be made with recycled objects that you will have at home already. Equipment will be available to borrow. Other resources will be available to buy from your tutor if you should need them.
Additional Information
CLaSS
No. of
Weeks
Day Time Start
Date
End
Date
PAYL Full
Fee
Admin
Charge
Exam
Fee
Venue
6 Fri 12:30pm-3:00pm 15/09/2017 20/10/2017 £3.00 £45.00 - - ASCH

Flowers for Every Celebration

Course Description
Design and Create floral arrangements suitable for any occasion. Discover different flowers and foliage used in flower arranging and explore different shape designs, colours and styles of floral arrangements. Please note materials and flowers are not included.
Additional Information
CLaSS
No. of
Weeks
Day Time Start
Date
End
Date
PAYL Full
Fee
Admin
Charge
Exam
Fee
Venue
6 Fri 10:00am-12:00pm 15/09/2017 20/10/2017 £3.00 £36.00 - - ASCH

Gift Making

Course Description
Using lots of different craft skills we will look at different ideas for making that special handmade gift; from bath bombs to putting photographs onto candles. Everyone loves a gift that has been lovingly made.
Additional Information
CLaSS
No. of
Weeks
Day Time Start
Date
End
Date
PAYL Full
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Admin
Charge
Exam
Fee
Venue
6 Fri 12:30pm-3:00pm 10/11/2017 15/12/2017 £3.00 £45.00 - - ASCH

Introduction to Dress Making and Using Your Machine

Course Description
On this course you are going to learn the tips and tricks that create beautiful garments. We are going to make samples of our work, and together with my step by step instruction sheets, you will create a folder to keep so you can recreate these techniques at home. This course will teach you the basics of setting up and using a sewing machine. It will also show you different techniques to seam and hem garments and how to achieve various decorative techniques such as; pleating, frilling and gathering, as well as being shown practical techniques such as button holing and inserting zips. Easy step by step instructions and diagrams to take away and practice with as well as teacher demonstrations and one to one tuition. You must bring your own sewing machine to week one of the course. Other equipment will be available to borrow from your tutor but some small equipment purchases may be necessary along the course and you will be advised on this from your tutor, along with where to buy these from and how much they cost. A full list will be given to you on induction. A small one off charge of �10.00 for materials and trimmings should be made to your tutor on week one and this will cover the full course duration.
Additional Information
CLaSS
No. of
Weeks
Day Time Start
Date
End
Date
PAYL Full
Fee
Admin
Charge
Exam
Fee
Venue
6 Wed 1:00pm-3:00pm 13/09/2017 18/10/2017 £3.00 £36.00 - - WC

Make a Tailored Suit

Course Description
Course description coming soon.
Additional Information
CLaSS
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Day Time Start
Date
End
Date
PAYL Full
Fee
Admin
Charge
Exam
Fee
Venue
6 Tue 1:00pm-3:00pm 12/09/2017 17/10/2017 £3.00 £36.00 - - WC

Make a Tailored Suit Part 2

Course Description
Course description coming soon.
Additional Information
CLaSS
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Date
End
Date
PAYL Full
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Admin
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Exam
Fee
Venue
6 Tue 1:00pm-3:00pm 07/11/2017 12/12/2017 £3.00 £36.00 - - WC

Pattern Cutting and Tailoring

Course Description
Struggle to get clothes to fit? Wrestle with shop bought patterns and their endless complicated instructions? This is the course for you. In this no experience necessary course you are going to learn how to make basic pattern blocks that fit you perfectly. You will make a basic shaped block for a skirt, a top, a sleeve and a dress. Depending how fast you develop these skills you will time to restyle the blocks into designs and patterns of your choice, or continue the following term on to Next Steps in Pattern Cutting were you can continue styling your blocks. There will be equipment available to borrow from your tutor but some small equipment purchases may be necessary along the course and you will be advised on this from your tutor, along with where to buy these from and how much they cost. A full list will be given to you on induction. A small one off charge of �10.00 for pattern cutting paper should be made to your tutor on week one and this will cover the full course duration.
Additional Information
CLaSS
No. of
Weeks
Day Time Start
Date
End
Date
PAYL Full
Fee
Admin
Charge
Exam
Fee
Venue
6 Mon 9:30am-12:00pm 11/09/2017 16/10/2017 £3.00 £45.00 - - WC

Sewing Bee

Course Description
Ever seen a picture in a magazine and wished you knew how to make it for yourself? Well lots of people have gone on to do just that with our tutors helpful advice and tuition. You can make patterns and sew clothes for yourself, your children or your grandchildren. You can design and make bridal wear, prom dresses, fancy dress and hen do outfits, in fact anything you can imagine, and the tutor will help you achieve it. It is advisory for you to bring your own sewing machine to some sessions of the course.
Additional Information
CLaSS
No. of
Weeks
Day Time Start
Date
End
Date
PAYL Full
Fee
Admin
Charge
Exam
Fee
Venue
6 Mon 12:30pm-3:00pm 11/09/2017 16/10/2017 £3.00 £45.00 - - WC

Sewing Bee Part 2

Course Description
Ever seen a picture in a magazine and wished you knew how to make it for yourself? Well lots of people have gone on to do just that with our tutors helpful advice and tuition. You can make patterns and sew clothes for yourself, your children or your grandchildren. You can design and make bridal wear, prom dresses, fancy dress and hen do outfits, in fact anything you can imagine, and the tutor will help you achieve it. It is advisory for you to bring your own sewing machine to some sessions of the course.
Additional Information
CLaSS
No. of
Weeks
Day Time Start
Date
End
Date
PAYL Full
Fee
Admin
Charge
Exam
Fee
Venue
6 Mon 12:30pm-3:00pm 06/11/2017 11/12/2017 £3.00 £45.00 - - WC

Tailoring Skills

Course Description
Course description coming soon.
Additional Information
CLaSS
No. of
Weeks
Day Time Start
Date
End
Date
PAYL Full
Fee
Admin
Charge
Exam
Fee
Venue
6 Mon 9:30am-12:00pm 06/11/2017 11/12/2017 £3.00 £45.00 - - WC