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Creative Textiles with Harriet Lawton


WEA Creative Textiles with Harriet Lawton

The creative course aims to explore textiles as an art form, focusing specifically on the way textiles can communicate narratives and tell stories.

Taking an experimental approach to textiles, learners will gain a grounding in a range of textile techniques. They will have the chance to experiment with a variety of processes whilst working with both traditional and alternative materials.

The dates for this course are as follows:

Spring 2019:

  • Thursday 17 January to Thursday 14 February

    10.00am to 12.00pm (5 Weeks)

  • Thursday 28 February to Thursday 04 April

    10.00am to 12.00pm (6 Weeks)

To book please visit wea.org.uk

If your course is not free, you may still be entitled to a reduced or free course. You will usually need to be:

  • A UK or EU/EEA citizen, and

  • Resident in the UK for 3 years when the course starts, and

  • On an income-based benefit

  • Job Seekers Allowance

  • Employment and Support Allowance (ESA - work related)

  • Universal Credit and earn less than £330 per month

  • Income Support, Housing Benefit, Council Tax Reduction (not single occupancy discount) or Employment and Support Allowance (ESA) support group

  • Working Tax Credit

  • Pension Guarantee Credit

  • Asylum seeker - You will need to show proof of Asylum Support, and that you have been in the UK legally for six months or more, and that the Home Office is still considering your claim. You will need to show your Asylum Registration Card or equivalent.

  • Where household income is less than £20,000