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Bushcraft spoon carving workshop

Safe and effective use of hand tools to produce practical wooden spoons, spatulas and ladles.

Cake decorating

To encourage an interest and enjoyment in working with sugarcraft which is the art of making flowers and modelling figures in sugar to create a variety of interesting projects.

Card making

A general card making class where learners can try out different techniques for card making. There will be an element of choice and learners will be able to try at least three different techniques during the course.

Ceramics at the Potting Shed

Come and join our new and exciting pottery class in The Potting Shed, Pembroke. This 5 week course is designed for complete beginners to intermediate. Mena will guide you through the basic clay technique; slabbing, coiling, using moulds and using the pottery wheel. A great opportunity to be supported through the whole process from preparing the clay to making, glazing and firing.

Christmas crafts and gifts

Create a variety of Christmas crafts. Use various natural and recycled materials to create original Christmas decorations and gifts.

Cloud computing

Learn how to save your work to the cloud and then retrieve it using another computer or device - mobile computing! Keep your backups on the cloud - you’re not going to lose that! Make use of the many on-line storage facilities eg: Microsoft OneDrive, Google Drive, Dropbox and Apple iCloud.

Collage and sculpture

An inspirational and creative course to develop your own experimental art form which will result in two finished pieces: a collage and a sculpture. Plenty of help and guidance given. No experience necessary just a willingness to play. Beginners to advanced. The course will cover: Collage - Students will be encouraged to explore the qualities and techniques of mark making such as: marbling, printing, spray paints and stencils, image transfer techniques and drawing from observation. The final result will be a collaged based composition developed from the process of these results and the students own ideas to develop further into stage two. Sculpture - Students will experiment with collage making techniques and work on ideas and designs to create an object made from recycled and mixed media materials and work produced from the collages. During the course we will look at contemporary artists such as Mark Hearld and Grayson Perry for inspiration.

Crafts - Various crafts

A short taster course with the option to extend, offering a variety of crafts and activities in a bilingual setting. These crafts will include things such as needle felting, peg loom weaving, crochet, other woolcrafts, and willow work amongst others. Some resources will be provided. This course will be taught bilingually, through the medium of English and Welsh and is therefore ideal for Welsh learners of all levels and Welsh speakers alike.

Creative writing

This course is designed to develop the skills and confidence to succeed in all aspects of creative writing. Poetry, short story writing the novel, script writing and all aspects of fiction and non-fiction writing will be studied. Students will be encouraged to pursue their own particular interest.

Creative writing workshop - Childrens stories

How to write picture story books for babies and toddlers.

Creative writing workshop - Memoirs

Aimed at beginners this course will look at the difference between memoir writing and autobiographies. Exploring memories of childhood places, people and events.

Creative writing workshop - Short story

This session is aimed at beginners who want to learn how to write a short story. We will cover how to form characters; write dialogue; create settings using all five senses; different tenses and writing points of view and how to plot a short story.

Creative writing workshop - Travel

Aimed at beginners this course will look at writing about personal experiences of travelling. Travel writing can be a short journey; a day’s outing; an exotic holiday; a short holiday; solo travelling; travelling in a family or group.

Crochet

A crochet class with something for all levels. Learn the basics or get your hooks into a CAL (crochet along) or whatever takes your fancy! We'll be looking at mandalas, surface crochet and other 3 dimensional stitches and even tackle freeform. That's just a rough idea of what to expect...and to top it all the class is suitable for Welsh learners as the class will be bilingual. So come and practise your Welsh and have fun at the same time.

ECDL - Essentials and Extra

The European Computer Driving Licence (ECDL) syllabus is designed to cover the key concepts of computing, its practical applications and their use in the workplace and society. It is suitable for anyone who already possesses basic IT skills. It is broken down into modules, each of which must be passed before an ECDL certificate is awarded. Depending on modules taken, there are different qualifications available.

ECDL Advanced - Spreadsheets

ECDL Advanced is an internationally recognised qualification designed to progress the user’s computer skills from ECDL to the next level of competence. ECDL Advanced - Spreadsheets is designed for the individual who would like to realise the full potential of the spreadsheet package - manipulating and analysing data and preparing reports.

ECDL Advanced - Word processing

ECDL Advanced is an internationally recognised qualification designed to progress the user’s computer skills from ECDL to the next level of competence. ECDL Advanced - Word Processing is for the individual who wishes to use a word processing application to prepare reports, newsletters and forms.

Llythrennedd digidol - Camau cyntaf

Dyma gwrs ar gyfer y bobl hynny nad ydynt erioed wedi defnyddio cyfrifiadur o’r blaen, ond a hoffai roi cynnig arni. Nod y cwrs yw meithrin rhai o’r sgiliau sylfaenol sydd eu hangen i ddechrau defnyddio cyfrifiadur a llechen. Mae’n gwrs i ddechreuwyr pur sydd am ddysgu wrth eu pwysau mewn awyrgylch cyfeillgar, ymlaciol. Achrediad ar gael. This course is going to be taught through the medium of Welsh - Cwrs trwy gyfrwng yr iaith Gymraeg fydd hwn.

Memories and Keepsakes

Do you have bits and bobs that you are loathe to bin because of the memories they hold, then this may be the course for you. Turn your keepsakes into something beautiful that you will be proud to display, and learn a variety of craft skills along the way.

Microsoft Office skills

Suitable for those who have limited computer skills or have completed an introductory IT course. On this course you can learn how to use word processing software, create and use spreadsheets, use a database, create a slide show or create posters and newsletters in Desktop Publishing. You will be using the Microsoft Office 2013 suite of programs including Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint and Publisher. You will gain an accreditation for this course and it is very suitable if you are thinking of getting a job or want to refresh your IT skills before returning to work.

Using Fitbits

Use technology to monitor your fitness and develop skills online to improve your well being. Technology supplied.

Using your tablet creatively

This course will cover taking photos and movies using the built in camera.  You will learn how to edit your photos using the built in tablet features such as crop, rotate and enhance and how to delete unwanted photos and movies.  You will also be shown how to search and download various creative apps and apply different effects to your photos as well as creating a collage of photos using images, backgrounds, borders and text.  The course will also cover how to share your photos, movies and your creative works of art and look at options for printing.

Windows 10

Learn about the new features in Windows 10

Yoga - Chair yoga

An easy going introduction to Yoga, from a seated position. A good way to unwind but gain suppleness and movement in a safe and social environment. This course is suitable for all levels of fitness. Gain similar de-stress and health benefits of Yoga in a social environment - by sitting on a chair!

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