Learning in Libraries - Jewellery Making for Wellbeing

Creative activities are a useful tool for improving your health and wellbeing. This fun and friendly course will also help you to improve your confidence at trying a new craft.

7 June 2021 10am to midday

Learning in Libraries Online

Monday 7 June to 28 June 2021
10.00 to 12.00

Participants will be required to access Zoom. No account is required
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You will be introduced to basic methods of jewellery making and helped to feel more confident.

By the end of the course you will be able to…

  • Select and use a range of beads to produce a jewellery item, taking into account suitability and how colour/texture improves mood
  • Produce at least two pieces of jewellery (bracelet, earrings and necklace)
  • Identify how the movement of both hands in a coordinated way helps distract the brain
  • Identify how the repetitive movement and hand positioning helps lower anxiety
  • Describe how sensory nature of jewellery making provides positive feedback to our brains

Booking is essential