Introduction to Craft Skills – Balloons and Mixed Media

Course overview

Ideal for complete beginners, this new, free, part-time course will provide you with a fascinating introduction into the world of balloon artistry, as well as helping you to acquire some basic skills to get started.

Delivered one day per week for a duration of five weeks, this course is a great opportunity to try something new for a short period. Whether you are looking to change careers or simply, express your creativity, this course can be used as a stepping-stone to gain further skills in balloon art.

This course offers free tuition and registration to gain an accredited certificate upon successful completion of the course, however please note that if you choose to study during the day, there will be a small fee of £25 to cover the costs of your weekly class resources. If you choose to study during the evening, there will be a fee of £30.

You will learn

  • Health and safety in the workplace
  • The basics of mixed media in 2D
  • How to explore mixed media through experimentation
  • Skills for creative thinkers
  • A range of balloon and craft skills

Certificate in Vocational Studies (Entry 3) – Gateway Qualifications

No entry requirements or previous experience required.

Successful completion of the course will lead to progression onto further study within the creative craft and balloon artistry pathway.