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Greetings Cards And Wrapping Paper

Produce your own unique, hand-made greetings cards & wrapping paper using simple printing techniques and learn the basics of relief printing, mono-printing and repeat patterns at the same time.

Who is this course for

A short course which will enable you to print your own greetings cards & wrapping paper, and leave you time to catch the Christmas post! The course is mixed ability & will be suitable both for beginners & those with some experience.

What does this course cover

You will learn simple techniques for printing cards with or without a press and simple repeat techniques.
Print techniques covered will include relief printing and monoprinting.

What will it be like

The teaching methods will include:
' Presentation and discussion of inspiring examples
' Introduction to & demonstration of cutting & printing techniques
' Group discussion and sharing of ideas
' One to One tuition

The course will be run as a hands on practical workshop.

What else do you need to buy or do

Materials will be provided including 6 cards & envelopes per student & 3 pieces of wrapping paper per student.
Additional cards & paper can be purchased.
If you have specific paper or card that you'd like to use bring it along.

What this course could lead to

The tutor can advise about suitable classes to progress to and there is detailed information in Reception about all our courses at the Mary Ward Centre and a library of prospectuses for other London colleges to help you continue your studies.
Information about other learning opportunities can be obtained from Learn Direct: tel: 0800 101 901, and from the following websites:;

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I've been to many Centres to study in London and the Mary Ward Centre is one of the nicest I've studied in.

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This course has concessions available for people who meet certain criteria

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Why come to Mary Ward Centre?

Mary Ward Centre is the adult education centre with a difference. We provide a wide range of subjects for people at all levels and run courses during the day, evening or weekend to suit your timetable.

Get inspired and enjoy excellent teaching in an environment where each individual’s learning experience is valued. That’s what makes Mary Ward Centre ‘the friendly place to learn.’