14 courses found
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.
Create a variety of Christmas crafts. Use various natural and recycled materials to create original Christmas decorations and gifts.
An inspirational and creative course to develop your own experimental art form. 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 and printing to create their own papers, then combining these with printed or coloured papers, text, natural or found objects. The final result will be collaged based compositions developed from the process of these results and the students own ideas.
This course aims to develop digital creative skills using a variety of software. It will help you to look at different creative software which can be used to develop and present information. You will explore how to add images and sounds to create a multimedia resource and you will also be able to use a tablet to look at creative apps and how they can be used. You will also learn how to share your creative works and look at the options of printing. This course is ideal for anybody who enjoys being creative who is already familiar with the Internet and computers.
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.
Aimed at beginners this course will look at the difference between memoir writing and autobiographies. Exploring memories of childhood places, people and events.
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.
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.
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.
This qualification covers: the different roles in ensuring that food ingredients and allergens are effectively managed; common allergens and intolerances; procedures relating to the accurate communication of ingredient information, from supplier to consumer; hygiene considerations with regard to allergen and ingredient control; and procedures relating to the control of contamination and cross-contamination of allergenic ingredients.
Use traditional techniques to create up to the minute craftwork, both practical and decorative. Learn how to marry the two skills to produce unique and personalised work.
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.
Learn about the new features in Windows 10
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!