* Specially designed to meet the needs of the elderly in residential care it provides a whole range of activities in the creative field. * The first book of its type, it builds upon the vast experience of the author and only those activities shown to be successful and enjoyable have been included. * People in a caring situation, who have no experience of teaching or art, can use this book to stimulate and encourage the people in their care. * It presents a whole wealth of practical ideas that can range from quick to more long lasting, inexpensive to more expensive. * The text builds from basics and there are ideas for anyone to use with many different materials whatever the season or occasion. * A comprehensive list of materials required will be given at the beginning of each project.
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