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An image of hands moulding a vase from clay
Craft demands attention. When you take up the art of creating with your hands, there are many benefits to your mental and physical well-being.
Self portrait image of Sarah Jaffray
In this edition of meet the team, we catch up with Sarah Jaffray, our Art History Coordinator. 
Image of an art piece called "Human Touch" by Katharina Barry
Foundation is regularly described by artists and designers as the most exciting period of growth and discovery in their entire lives and careers. It can be a genuinely life-changing experience.
Exclusive offer: Crafts Council Directory free membership
If you're a City Lit student or alumni with a Craft practice you can apply for 3 apply for Crafts Council Directory membership and 3 months free.
Forest tree with art drawings stuck to trunks - artwork by Emma Liebeskind called "Spring"
The City Lit Fine Art course is a part time programme of 2 or 3 years on which you will engage with a range creative and contemporary fine art practice processes and ideas.
Lito Apostolakou
City Lit Fine Art tutor Monika Kita in conversation with artist and former student Lito Apostolakou
Work by City Lit Fine Art Student Iliana
To celebrate and showcase the work of our City Lit Fine Art Course Year 2 Students we are launching an online interim show. This is a snapshot of some of the work.
Female artst in art studio
Raz Barfield, Head of Advanced Programmes, introduces a range of new professional practice workshops launching in the School of Visual Arts. While they’re designed to provide skills and knowledge fo...
Arcus, Adam Hogarth
Artist and printmaking tutor Adam Hogarth joins us in conversation about life in lockdown, converting his front living room into a studio space and his personal love for giant floral sculptures.
Jayne Kay
Meet Jayne Kay, our Head of School for Visual Arts. We recently sat down with Jayne to ask her a few questions about her role and why she feels City Lit is a truly unique place to learn.