Arts & Creative CraftsInternational Open Academy
Price on request
- Short course
What you'll learn on the course
Module 1: Introduction How to assemble the pieces of the bear. The technique for sewing plush fabric. Where the tradition of making teddy bears comes from? How to apply the type of 'application' you'll be working on in this module. The materials that you need. The steps for making a teddy bear
Module 2: Patterns and templates What a pattern is and how to interpret it. The templates and how to make them. The templates and how to make them. View a video demonstration
Module 3: Mark and cut out Templates How are templates marked on the fabric? How many templates do you need to make? Demonstration videos
Module 4: Sew the pieces The type of stitching to use: Overcast. How do you begin to sew? Video a demonstration video.
Module 5: Join and assemble the pieces View Demonstration videos
Module 6: FIll What type of material to use as ?lling and how to ?ll the teddy bear. View Demonstration video.
Module 7: Position the trimmings. Finish How to close and ?nish the bear. What kind of trimmings you can use? View some Demonstration videos. Silk painting
Module 8: Introduction Learn what the technique of decoupage is What is silk? What is the technique of silk painting with salt? Our proposed project. The materials you need. The steps for painting a silk scarf with salt.
Module 9: Preparing and Painting the Scarf Learn what type of silk we use? Learn what kind of paint we use? Learn what kind of paint we use? View a video demonstration
Module 10: Sprinkle salt on the scarf Learn what type of silk we use? See how we put the salt on to the scarf. View a video demonstration
Module 11: Set the colour. Finish Learn how we set the colour on the silk scarf? View a video demonstration. Decoupage
Module 12: Introduction Discover where the tradition of decoupage began Look at a project that you'll work on throughout this module Examine the materials you need Learn the steps for decorating a child's chair with decoupage
Module 13: Object to decorate and type of paper Learn what objects can be used for decorating. Learn what kind of paper we apply. From a video demonstration.
Module 14: Cut the paper Learn how to cut the paper. View a video demonstration.
Module 15: Paste the paper Learn what glue we use to paste on the paper. View a video demonstration
Module 16: Decorate the child's chair Look at decorations what type and how to apply them. View a video demonstration Glass engraving
Module 17: Introduction What is a Patchwork technique? What is the process of engraving or etching on glass? Where does the tradition of glass engraving come from? The project we propose. The materials you need. The steps for glass engraving that we propose engraving a champagne glass.
Module 18: Choose and trace the design What objects can be used to decorate with engraving? What objects can be used to decorate with engraving? What kind of drawing will you engrave? What kind of engraving needle will you use? From a video demonstration.
Module 19: Engrave the design How to engrave the drawing. View a video demonstration.