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Card Making - Summer Breeze

  • Type Wellbeing & Lifestyle
  • Start 08 Jul 2022 10:00
  • End 15 Jul 2022 12:00
  • Email mmccarthy@wea.org.uk
  • Phone 07789480851
  • Places 20


Course Overview: On this course we will be making a batch of summer themed cards. How many cards do you think we can we make out of one pad of 6” x 6” paper in 2 sessions? Using different shapes, cuts, layouts and card folds we are going to make as many cards as we can on anything that says summer to you - flowers, beaches, palm trees, gardens, deck chairs, ice cream - yes literally anything summer. They can have any sentiment and be for any age group and gender. Are you up for the challenge?

Course Duration: 2 weekly sessions lasting 2 hours

Course Benefits: An introduction to making a batch of seasonal greeting cards with minimal supplies.

Course Equipment: You will need A4 card to cut card blanks or bought card bases. Paper pad on with summer time theme, 6 inch x 6 inches. Pencil, ruler, scissors, glue - PVA, glue stick, tape runner, double sided tape. Range of sentiments, summer themed card toppers - images, and embellishments.

Course Eligibility: Anyone over the age of 19 living in Herefordshire or Worcestershire, who has not accessed a WEA course before.

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