Learn to Make Felted Gnomes (online)

Learn to Make Felted Gnomes (online)

Duration: 2 hours
Start Date: Tuesday 8 December OR Wednesday 16 December 2020
Day and time: Tuesday OR Wednesday, 12.30-2.30pm
Course fees: FREE
Enrolment information: For information on how to apply, please call The Endeavour Centre on 01482 615 349

Course Aims

To learn how to make a needle felted Scandinavian Gnome. By the end of the session you will have produced a felted Gnome and be able to recreate them in the future from the pattern in other colours

Entry Requirements

To have an awareness of basic craft skills and techniques as well as basic IT skills allowing you to access and use google classroom and attend the class online.

How to apply

For information on how to apply, please call The Endeavour Centre on 01482 615 349

Course Content

These ornaments make the most adorable keepsakes and Christmas gifts!

You will need:

  • Body approx. 15g white Shetland wool or similar
  • Hat approx. 15g of orange, red or whatever your colour preference
  • Beard approx.
  • 5g of grey or curly locks
  • Pinch of white or flesh colour for the nose
  • Felting needle Felting pad
  • Paper/card hat template is approx. 12cm high and 10cm wide

Personalised gifts are currently very fashionable and viable as a product should you wish to learn how to make craft items to sell or would just like to make a heartfelt Christmas gift.

You will be supported though google classroom based practical teaching as well as google classroom access allowing you to access your coursework at any time.

Assessment Method

This course is assessed through RARPA and non-accredited. You will receive guidance and support identifying and setting targets along your learning journey and can expect ongoing tutor support and feedback to help you to achieve your aims.

Where can it lead?

Once you have built up your confidence and skills the world of progression opens up to you. You can progress onto further craft, art, and pottery classes through the service or even stretch your craft skills by enrolling onto our new suite of SkillUp courses, we have a brilliant course aimed at helping you to set up a craft business so that you can stretch your skills while boosting your income! Learning new skills and gaining great highlights to add to your C.V. New courses and skills give you interesting talking points and can show diverse interests and skills which all help when in an interview.

Progression routes to gateway qualifications are open to you once you have completed this course.