16 courses found
Safe and effective use of hand tools to produce practical wooden spoons, spatulas and ladles.
Collagraph is a loose term meaning a print made out of collage. An experimental form of printmaking which involves adding layers to or cutting into a printing plate. The plate can then be used to make a relief print or put through a press as an intaglio print.
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.
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.
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 paper and acetate plates with cut away or etched images and intaglio printed using a press.
Introduction to template based websites edited through your web browser. No need to purchase expensive software. Work on your own project or use provided material. PRE-REQUISITES: A basic understanding of Microsoft Windows and file management. Be able to use the internet.
Introduction to willow weaving techniques.
Willow basketry - specifically making decorations for Christmas
Create your own plant support.
Learn about the new features in Windows 10
This workshop should help you get a better understanding of what kind of computer you need (laptop, desktop, netbook, tablet). Explain all the components of the computer for you and make it easier to decide what you want, need and which elements to prioritize. List the best ways to buy and set up the new pc, and how to get best value. That way, you’ll be better equipped to get the right computer for you, and to avoid spending any more money than you must.
Have you ever wondered what it means when someone talks about “the cloud” This workshop will introduce you to Cloud computing and show you how to save your work to an area which enables you to save and share your files and images easily.
This workshop will help you to get your computer organised. You will learn how to create folders and how to move files into folders so that documents and images are easy to find. You will also learn how to rename files to help with this.
Do you have concerns about using the internet? Have you got a computer but are a worried about being safe online? Maybe you have a new tablet (maybe an iPad) and want to use it safely. These are the sort of questions that a responsible computer user would ask. This workshop will introduce some of the ways in which you can keep yourself safer online.
Not everyone has a desktop publishing programme to enable them to create their promotional materials. This workshop will show you how to use Microsoft Word to produce posters and flyers.