Creative Sewing & Crafts Teacher

International Open Academy
Precio Emagister

£ 299 - (347 €) £ 29 - (34 )

Información importante

  • Short course
  • Online
  • 50 horas de estudio
  • Duración:
    60 Days
  • Cuándo:
    A elegir
  • Campus online
  • Envío de materiales de aprendizaje
  • Servicio de consultas

This course is written by a teacher of crafts to all ages with many years experience. You’ll learn invaluable strategies for relaying your knowledge and skills to others. It’s packed with tips on things like motivating students, identifying levels of skill & need and monitoring performance. You’ll feel confident to lead group workshops or give individual tuition. Safe use of materials and utilities in workshops is clearly explained along with invaluable advice on dealing with behaviour issues with children, like using storytelling and instilling good habits and routines.

Información importante
¿Qué objetivos tiene esta formación?

The variety of skills you’ll learn allows for your own artistic personality to explore which area gives you most fulfilment. Maybe you’ll excel at all techniques. Seeing your truly wonderful, individual and creative finished pieces will make your spirit soar!

The TEDDY BEAR has a unique place in society, warmly welcomed into hearts worldwide. Watch video clips of the trickiest parts of bear making and read step by step instructions that will lead you comfortably through the whole project. Is there a bear in you waiting to be born? Or maybe thousands?!
SILK PAINTING easy to master, stunning creations. Create mesmerising visual effects with a limitless ability to play with colour. We’ll talk you through the preparation, tools, techniques and finishing skills you need to complete stunning works of art in your own home.
DECOUPAGE decorative finishes that transform ordinary items or furniture. Turn boring items into highly prized objects. Tools and materials needed are simple and inexpensive. Become an expert in no time with step by step instructions and video footage of decoupage in action.
ENGRAVED GLASS is universally loved as an adornment in homes, for prizes and as a gift for weddings, anniversaries and birthdays. Learn to create stunning finishes on glass pieces that could lead to a glittering future!
If you love the warm, reassuring look and feel of PATCHWORK, indulge in learning the skills involved. There are endless possibilities for patchwork art. A two level instruction guide shows you how to complete eye catching designs.

Precio a usuarios Emagister:

Instalaciones y fechas

Dónde se imparte y en qué fechas

Inicio Ubicación
A elegir

¿Qué aprendes en este curso?



Module 1: Know your students
The profile of students
Learning styles of students
The motivation of students
Ways to motivate students
The personal and learning needs of students
Ways to meet the needs of students
How to learn the craft
Summary of the teaching of crafts
Final recommendations of this module

Module 2: How to plan and teach a course in crafts
The importance of planning
Elements to consider when planning a course
General guidelines when planning
How to set goals
The use of educational materials
The use of teaching resources
How to evaluate
Checklist for planning a craft course
Case study: How to teach a course in crafts 

Module 3: How to manage courses
The roles of the teacher
The roles of the teacher before during and after the workshop
Group work
Grouping of the members of the group
How to give instructions
Individualised education
Tips for successful tutoring
Final recommendations

Module 4: How to teach children and teenagers
Why children and teens join craft courses?
Learning among young students
Stages of child development
How to help students stay focused
Individual workshops with young students
Case study: How to teach an individual class with a young student
The reasons for bad behaviour in young students
How to minimise bad behaviour
How to combat behavioural problems
Habits in the workshop: the implementation of routines
Final recommendations

Module 5: How to teach older people
Why older people join craft courses?
Learning among the elderly
Special needs
Memory loss among the elderly
Intergenerational programs
Final recommendations


Module 6: Introduction
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 7: Patterns and templates
What a pattern is and how to interpret it
The templates and how to make them
View a video demonstration

Module 8: Mark and cout out Templates
How are templates marked on the fabric?
How many templates do you need to make?
Demonstration videos

Module 9: Sew the pieces
The type of stitching to use: Overcast
How do you begin to sew?
Video a demonstration video

Module 10: Join and assemble the pieces
How to assemble the pieces of the bear
View Demonstration videos

Module 11: Position the accessories
What kinds of accessories are available?
How do you place the accessories on the bear?
Demonstration videos

Module 12: FIll
What type of material to use as filling and how to fill the teddy bear
View Demonstration video 

Module 13: Position the trimmings.Finish
How to close and finish the bear
What kind of trimmings you can use?
View some Demonstration videos


Module 14: Introduction
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 15: Preparing and Painting the Scarf
Learn what type of silk we use?
Learn what kind of paint we use?
View a video demonstration

Module 16: 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 17: Set the colour. Finish
Learn how we set the colour on the silk scarf?
View a video demonstration


Module 18: Introduction
Learn what the technique of decoupage is
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 19: 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 20: Cut the paper
Learn how to cut the paper
View a video demonstration 

Module 21: Paste the paper
Learn what glue we use to paste on the paper
View a video demonstration

Module 22: Decorate the child’s chair
Look at decorations what type and how to apply them
View a video demonstration


Module 23: Introduction
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 engravinga champagne glass 

Module 24: Choose and trace the design
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 25: Engrave the design
How to engrave the drawing
View a video demonstration

Module 26: Decorate the glass
Finish How to decorate the glass?
View a video demonstration


Module 27: Introduction
What is a Patchwork technique?
Where does the tradition of Patchwork come from?
The type of Patchwork application you’ll work on in this

Module. The materials you need for this
The steps for applying the patchwork on to a t shirt 

Module 28: Patterns and templates
What is a pattern and how do you interpret it?
Templates and how to make them
View a Video demonstration.

Module 29: Mark and cut out templates
How many templates do you need to create?
How templates are marked on the thermo adhesive fabric?
Some demonstration videos

Module 30: Sew the pieces
Types of sewing stitches used to sew the piece basting stitch and hidden stitching
How to begin to sew the piece
A Video demonstration

Module 31: Position and sew pieces on the t shirt
How to assemble and sew the piece to the shirt
A video demonstration

Module 32: Decorate the t shirt
What kind of decorations you can use
How you put the trimmings on to the shirt
A video demonstration
Este curso está en español. Traducir al inglés