Animation Course (Online) | Boost Creativity | Ages 14-17 From Cheshire East

During this five-week course, participants will take part in weekly creative activities, learn new skills, be inspired, learn about pathways into creative careers, share their experiences and skills with others and achieve an Arts Award Discover certificate.

Activities Include:

  • Stop-Motion Animations
  • Cartoon Animation  
  • Finding out about Animation Organisations. 
  • Looking at different pathways into the industry. 
  • Many more…

No previous experience is required, these activities are suitable for young people of all abilities. 

Who

We are looking for young people from Cheshire East with an interest in the creative sector, who would like to develop their creative and personal skill set. Applicants should be aged between 11 and 25, the course will run for three age ranges, 11-13, 14-17 and 18-25. Young people from Crewe and young people in challenging circumstances will be prioritised.

Costs 

All of the sessions are completely FREE of charge thanks to funding from the Cheshire East Council and Higher Horizons.

In fact, we will give participants a £25 Amazon voucher for successfully completing the course!

When

Weekly 2-hour sessions are delivered on Monday’s during the Summer holidays.

Course Dates: 26th July, 2nd August, 9th August, 16th August, 23rd August.  

Ages 11-13: 12pm-2pm – Enroll Here 

Ages 14-17: 3pm-5pm – Enroll Here

Ages 18-25: 6pm-8pm – Enroll Here

Where

This course will be delivered “virtual” (not in-person). Sessions will and will be hosted on Zoom, which is a popular and safe virtual meeting platform.

Technical Requirements

The course will be delivered remotely (online), enabling participants to learn from the comfort of their own homes. To be able to do this you will need the following:

  • Access to the internet
  • A device to watch the zoom video link (computer/laptop or tablet)
  • Another device to take part in the activity (tablet or smartphone)
  • A Google/Gmail account to access Google Classroom. 

If you don’t have access to this equipment and you are interested in participating, please get in touch via email info@makocreate.co.uk or call us on 0151 345 1419.

Apply

Please use the sign-up form below. Your application will be reviewed and we will be contacted to confirm your place on the course.

August 16
15:00 — 17:00 (2h)

Online

MakoCreate

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