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Summer offers in art and design

Story added 8th Jun 2015

Try something new this summer - launch yourself into a new hobby with our selection of summer courses in Art and Design. 

What’s more we have a fantastic offer on a range of specially selected courses in Fine Art, Contemporary Crafts and Photography. Until 8 August, get £25 off the following selected courses, just quote the code VASUMMER25 on the phone or enter it in the checkout when buying your course online. 

So, whether you’re itching to get etching, ready to try throwing pots, passionate about painting or fancy exploring art in London – our summer offers are the perfect way to start.

For further information, contact the department by email on visual.arts@citylit.ac.uk or call 020 7492 2700.

Drawing and painting

Drawing the city: sketchbook to studio VH764

Ways into abstract painting VM708

Introduction to drawing and painting: summer school VM797

Figure and portrait painting: intensive week summer school VM805

Draw, make, draw: 2D to 3D VH779

Drawing and painting the life of the city VM690

Drawing summer school VM772

Watercolour summer school VM827

Watercolour summer school: the figure VM828

Exploring and connecting drawing, painting and printmaking VH788

Developing contemporary collage, mixed media, assemblage VH787

Printmaking

Mixed media screen printing workshop VS883

Printmaking: photo processes VS880

3D structural multimedia printmaking: the body VS887

Exploring relief printmaking: multi-surfaces VS884

Printmaking for beginners: processes, techniques and skills VS766

Etching summer school VS889

Lithography VS808

Sculpture

Introduction to sculpture VU766

Sculpture summer school: intensive VU886

Contemporary crafts

Contemporary crafts summer school VW100

Basketry

Willow basket making masterclass VC201

Bookbinding and calligraphy

Box making: containers for books, prints and objects VD276

Calligraphy summer school VE235

Ceramics

Pottery: throwing on the potter’s wheel VR735

Jewellery

Introduction to jewellery making VV877

Hand engraving for jewellers VV710

Etched beads for jewellery makers VV712

Press forms for jewellery makers VV713

Jewellery: introduction to delft casting VV634

Jewellery: enamelling and cold connections VV714

Repousse for jewellers VV718

Carving, casting and construction for jewellers VV719

Ceramic jewellery VV715

Lasercutting for jewellers: the design process VK494

Fashion and textiles

Beginners’ guide to clothes making VX192

Textiles and sewing summer school VX320

Textile and surface pattern: from drawing to digital print VX195

Art history

City Lit London art tours: a week in the city VB456

Crash course 1: Ancient to Classical VB400

Crash course 3: Baroque to Romanticism VB402

Garden and interior design

Design a small urban garden VF451

Interior design evening summer school VF371

Vectorworks introductory course VF396

Graphic design and illustration

Digital drawing using Wacom tablets and Photoshop VG469

Graphic design: advanced projects VK479

Illustration: an introduction to visual storytelling VK476

Illustrator and InDesign summer school VK496

Magazine design with InDesign: an introduction VG473

Photography and film making

Photography evening summer school for beginners VY940

Photography summer school for beginners VY904

Photoshop for illustration: summer school VK480

Video art: make a project in three days VG498

Video summer school for beginners VG452

Terms and conditions

The offer is available from 15th June – until midnight on 8th August 2015. This offer cannot be applied retrospectively.