Course

Make a Magical Monster Book!

  • Day:Tuesday
  • Time:17:30 - 19:00
  • Duration:1 session
  • Start:04/05/2021
 
 
 

Course overview

Make your own magical monster book at home!

Get crafty in this 90-minute workshop designed for both adults and kids, and learn how to create a concertina-style book which folds out to reveal a whole host of terrifying monster surprises!

Using simple arts and crafts materials, this workshop will run over Zoom and is a great way to try something new at home with children aged 8+. Choose either a daytime session or early evening – whenever works for you and your family.

Work at your own pace as our tutor talks you through how to create your own colourful concertina monster book – and feel free finish your project in your own time if you’d like to!

This course is suitable for complete craft beginners, parents with children or solo adults who love to embrace their inner child!

You will need a strong internet connection in order to join the online workshop.

You will also need to have these materials to hand:

2 x thin cardboard – 11x15.5cm (a cut up cereal box is perfect!)

6 x A4 paper

Pritt stick or PVA glue

Sello-tape

Scissors

Ruler

A thin ribbon or string tie of around 1m+

Fine black pen/felt tip

Colouring pencils or felt tips – any fancy pens you have!

Selection of Poster paints

A paint pallet, or saucers/several recycled yogurt pots to mix the paint in.​

1x plastic drinking straw (or several paper straws)

A small/medium sized paint brush to mix the paint.

Anything you’d like to decorate your book with – decorative papers, lace, sequins etc.

You will need a large, clear space to work in. You may wish to consider protecting your surfaces from glue/paint etc, and having some damp cloth or kitchen roll at hand.

If you are unable to source these materials, have any questions or require assistance in getting hold of this list of items, please contact Lucy Hill on lhill@sslcic.co.ukand we will be able to help.

Course assessment

There is no formal assessment for this workshop.

Course progression

On completion of this workshop, families may be interested in exploring the variety of free community learning opportunities available at SS&L – including more arts and crafts based activities.

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Entry Requirements:

You will need a strong internet connection in order to join the online workshop.

You will also need to have these materials to hand:

2 x thin cardboard – 11x15.5cm (a cut up cereal box is perfect!)

6 x A4 paper

Pritt stick or PVA glue

Sello-tape

Scissors

Ruler

A thin ribbon or string tie of around 1m+

Fine black pen/felt tip

Colouring pencils or felt tips – any fancy pens you have!

Selection of Poster paints

A paint pallet, or saucers/several recycled yogurt pots to mix the paint in.​

1x plastic drinking straw (or several paper straws)

A small/medium sized paint brush to mix the paint.

Anything you’d like to decorate your book with – decorative papers, lace, sequins etc.

You will need a large, clear space to work in. You may wish to consider protecting your surfaces from glue/paint etc, and having some damp cloth or kitchen roll at hand.

If you are unable to source these materials, have any questions or require assistance in getting hold of this list of items, please contact Lucy Hill on lhill@sslcic.co.ukand we will be able to help.

This course is FREE for all B&NES and Somerset residents aged 19+, who have been living in the UK for over 3 years. Children may attend alongside an eligible adult learner.

Fee information:

The cost of this course is FREE
eligibility criteria applies

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Tuesday
17:30 - 19:00
04/05/2021
1 session
Distance Learning

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