Visual Arts Project

Stimulating and imaginative art and craft classes at Enlighten Trust Centre continue for our junior and senior learners.Both groups now have their own inspiring, spacious art rooms with windows and sinks – conducive togetting those creative juices flowing! The younger learners enjoy both visual arts and pottery, and Karincreates a ‘home away from home’ atmosphere in her art space. A new ‘Empowerment through Art’project is underway for the teenagers where they are increasing drawing and painting skills and learningbasic marketing skills. The learner’s beautiful works will be on display at our annual exhibition at theend of the year.

The Enlighten Visual Art and Craft department has risen to the challenge of designing and presentingpractical, hands-on, on-line visual arts, crafts and clay courses. Numerous courses aimed at learnersfrom grades 4 to Matric, as well as home schooled learners and even adults, have now been uploadedonto Google Classroom under Enlighten Education Trust. Many of these lessons and courses werecreated in partnership with the Overberg Education Department and are CAPS aligned. Several ofEnlighten’s lesson plans and videos are now being used throughout the country by the Education Department!