Creative Paper Crafts - New!

Paper craft is a form of hand-made art creation. This course allows you to explore and experience paper craft making. During the course, you will learn popular paper craft techniques such as origami, paper quilling and Iris folding. Origami is a Japanese paper folding technique that transforms a sheet of square paper into a 3D ornament. Paper quilling involves rolling paper strips to form coils and assembling them with glue to create beautiful embellishments. Iris folding is a Dutch paper craft method involving cutting, folding, layering and taping different coloured or patterned paper strips to create a unique artistic spiral effect. Combining these techniques, you will be able to make a variety of lovely and impressive paper crafts.

In the course, you will be facilitated with step-by-step instructions to build your confidence in crafting with paper. If you are seeking a new hobby or a craft skill to learn, join this creative course and have fun. This course will give you a profound insight and knowledge of paper crafts to master the skills and techniques required to design your own papercraft projects. Beginners and crafters are welcome. All tools and materials will be provided.

Course Outline:

  • Introduction of paper crafts
  • Choice of paper for different paper craft projects
  • Paper craft techniques: origami, paper quilling and Iris folding
  • Card making: card scoring, card designs, decoration ideas and hand-made paper embellishments
  • 3D paper ornaments: flowers, leaves, pots, butterflies, birds, bookmarks, etc.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Understand the concepts of paper crafts
  • Identify suitable weight of paper for paper crafting
  • Score and fold cards neatly
  • Create different paper craft projects using origami, paper quilling and Iris folding confidently

What to bring:

  • Smile and creativity

About the Tutor:

‘Vivian completed her arts and crafts training and has taught English and Arts and Crafts in schools in Hong Kong for 6 years. She also attained her Bachelor of Arts and Graduate Certificate in TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) from University of Wollongong. She has over 20 years’ experience as an ESL and craft tutor, working with culturally diverse school aged children and adults. Among her craft students are Young Achievement Australia Business Skills Program multi-award winners who designed, made and sold quilling cards. After relocating from Wollongong to Sydney, Vivian has been a craft tutor in community colleges and WEA Sydney, and has earned 5-star ratings for her craft courses and teaching from her students.'

Other Information:

  • To ensure resources are ready for you at the start of your course, we ask you ideally enrol at least one week before the course commences.
  • All courses need a minimum number of students to run ("we try our hardest to get those") . If your course does not have enough students it will be cancelled before the commencement and you will be informed.
$65 Limited inc GST
Creative Paper Crafts - New!

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