Arts and Crafts Course

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Arts & Crafts

Personal Achievement

By successfully completing this course, you will:

  • Understand Arts & Crafts for personal interest or as a foundation for further study
  • Be awarded the BSY Certificate of Competence

You can study this course from the comfort of your own home; in your own time and at your own pace; with helpful support and encouragement from our friendly tutors.

In these days of increasing leisure opportunities, many people are turning to Arts and Crafts for creative satisfaction and also as a way of embellishing the home, or making distinctively individual gifts. This exciting new course is designed to give a thorough grounding in many diverse techniques, to give confidence during those first steps into a new activity, and to stimulate fresh ideas for your own creativity.


  • Lesson One
    • Introduction
      • Personalised Stationery
      • Glued Envelopes
      • Folded Envelopes
      • Stationery Holder
  • Lesson Two
    • Party Accessories
      • Place Name Cards
      • Napkin Rings
      • Favours
      • Cake Bags
      • Champagne Bottle Labels
      • Confetti
  • Lesson Three
    • Greetings Cards
      • Twist-Out Cards
      • Other Cards
      • Photo Cards
      • Pop-Up Cards
  • Lesson Four
    • Wall Murals
      • Ideas for Your Walls
  • Lesson Five
    • Drawing and Cartooning (Caricaturing)
      • Methods
      • Face
      • Ears
      • Mouths
      • Eyes
      • Noses
  • Lesson Six
    • Drawing and Cartooning (Media and Methods)
      • Paints
      • Pencils
      • Other Stick Media
      • Methods (Continued)
      • Hands
      • Feet
  • Lesson Seven
    • Clay Moulding
      • Equipment and Materials
      • Method
  • Lesson Eight
    • Ribbons, Bows and Flowers
      • Method for Making Large Decorative Bows
      • Paper Flowers
      • Carnations
      • Roses
      • Serviette Flowers and Other Folds
  • Lesson Nine
    • Gift Boxes and Decoupage
      • Two-Piece Box
      • Flat Gift Holder
      • Decoupage
  • Lesson Ten
    • Building a Photograph Album/Scrapbook/Portfolio
      • Photograph Album
      • Decorations
      • Scrap Books
      • Portfolios
      • The Ideal Present!

No practical training is required to complete this course.

Enrol on this course from £70 £50

There are two ways you can enrol on this course. You can:

  • Pay with a deposit of £70 £50, followed by 8 monthly instalments of £25
  • OR
  • Pay the total course fee in one sum of £270 £250 and also receive a special Gift from our selection – free. Please click here to view the gifts

To enrol by phone, please call our friendly course advisors on Freephone 0800 731 9271.

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