Introduction to Botanical Drawing - Award in Creative Craft

The Award in Creative Craft (Entry 3) offers an entry level introduction to drawing and painting techniques.

This qualification is an ideal starting point for those who have no art experience.

Areas of Study

  • Formal elements of art
  • Observational drawing
  • Exploration of drawing, printmaking and painting media
  • Health and safety aspects of the materials, tools and techniques used
  • Creation of art outcomes

Course Content

This qualification consists of one mandatory unit:

  • Making an art or craft product
    This unit introduces learners to art materials and techniques, and enables learners to create an art product whilst working safely.

Entry Requirements

There are no specific entry requirements for this course other than an interest in developing your drawing and painting skills.

Work Placements

The programme does not require a work placement to be undertaken.

Method of Assessment

You will complete 1 unit of work. A portfolio of evidence will be internally assessed and externally moderated.

After Completion of Your Course...

This qualification provides you with the underpinning practical skills required to progress on to a further creative course of study at level 1 or 2 and develop a portfolio of art work.

Equipment and Materials

What materials or equipment will I need to provide?

Tutor will advise at enrolment. There will be a cost involved in providing some materials for this course such as a sketchbook. Approximate cost: £20