Course code: QCWR701P
Subject area: Art & Design
Study level: Part Time
Course level: U
6:00pm - 8:00pm
25th Feb 2020 - 31st Mar 2020
01235 555 585
Come along and learn the wonderful craft of metal embossing. You will discover how to create and personalise beautiful 3-dimensional designs on a malleable metal sheet using various creative techniques with handheld tools (no noisy hammering). This will be a relaxing course where you will see shapes and designs emerge from a flat sheet of metal. Don’t be put off it you think you can’t draw; all designs will be traced from designs provided. The tutor will guide the class through some basic methods and simple exercises which will produce a wonderful range of effects. You will make at least one beautiful creation to take home each week, which will be perfect to display or give as a personalised gift. All materials, consumables and tools will be included.
Week 1 – Introduction to basic embossing skills. Design and creation of double-sided, embossed heartWeek 2– Lettering – Creation of Personalised A6 book coverWeek 3 – Creating faces in metalWeek 4 – Bespoke Embossed Photo FrameWeek 5 – Using glass paint and gemstones to add colour to floral or mosaic patterns.Week 6 – Free form – Learners will create a piece of their choosing (according to size of metal sheet provided)
There are vending machines available where hot/cold drinks and snacks can be purchased. In order to reduce the use of single-use plastic water bottles/cups, there are watercoolers on site making it easy to refill your water bottle.
Should the Campus car park be full, please use Marriotts Walk or Woodford Way Car Parks which are a few minutes’ walk away.
Please report to Reception (Windrush Building) on arrival.
Abingdon and Witney College is subject to Ofsted regulation and is required to work with all its students to make sure they understand Government initiatives around Safeguarding, Prevent and Fundamental British Values. Information on these matters will be shared with you during your course.
You will also be asked to complete monitoring paperwork, which helps us to deliver course content to the highest quality.
16 - 18 Fee
Tution Fee: £66.00Exam Fee: £0.00Materials: £60.00
Total Cost: £126.00
19+ Reduced Fee
Tuition Fee: £39.60Exam Fee: £0.00Materials: £60.00
Total Cost: £99.60