Do you like to work with your hands? This is the course for those who want to try a lot of different creative techniques painting, sewing, redesign, woodwork, silver, glass, textile and more. There are also great experiences both indoor and outdoor.
Wool: You learn different techniques of felting e.g. a warm seat mat.
Sewing machine: You learn to use a sewing machine, and get the opportunity to make a wide range of different things: clothes, tablecloths, toiletry bags, bedspreads etc. You learn to make your own fabric from patches of cloth, and to apply pictures onto fabric.
Crochet and knitting: Hats, mittens, socks and etc.
We will make new great products out of used materials, like plastic shopping bags, coffee bags, newspapers and bike inner tubes.
Trips: Pizza baking in a 7 stone oven on the beach, mountain hiking, cabin trip, Nordic Light Photography Festival, trip to the island Rangøya. And a trip to a christmas market in the fabulous winter city Røros. Also there will be a trip to Oppdal Alpint Centre with the whole school in January.
Reuse: Reuse of various materials such as clothes, coffee bags, cartons, newspapers/magazines, bike hoses etc.
Floral decoration: We make the floral decorations for the Christmas ball.
Look forward to knife making, woodcarving and other woodwork techniques.
We will be plenty of opportunity for drawing and acrylic painting.
You will learn to make jewelry, primarily in silver and glass.
You don’t need any prior knowledge as we will go through the basic techniques in all subject areas.
Learn how to take good photos, and to work with them digitally. Make a photo album from the year, your study trip or other themes.
You will have to attend two courses, one main course and the “Learning Norwegian” course. In addition you will be able to attend a few electable subjetcs.
Ruth Marie Rasmussen teaches painting/drawing, woodwork and ceramics.
E-mail: ruthmarie (at) hogtun.no
Cellphone: (+47) 91720832
Grethe Råheim teaches textiles, jewelry and floral decoration.
E-mail: grethe (at) hogtun.no