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- Art and design portfolio projectsCourse start date: Mon 26 Sep 2022 (and 1 other date)
Location on this date: Keeley StreetTutors: Rod JudkinsExplore art and design projects in drawing, painting, model making and mixed media to confidently develop your personal ideas. Investigate ways of recording ideas and imagery through experimental sketchbooks and other formats to build a diverse portfolio of creative work.
- City Lit bookbinding: intermediateCourse start date: Mon 3 Oct 2022
Location on this date: Keeley StreetTutors: Gavin MoorheadAn intermediate-level course for students with some experience. Learn new skills and techniques. Develop and build on existing knowledge in traditional and contemporary bookbinding, including leather paring and fine binding.
- Book arts drop-inCourse start date: Thu 6 Oct 2022 (and 2 other dates)
Location on this date: Keeley StreetTutors: Sue DoggettA one-day, tutor supported book arts workshop. This short course is ideal for students who would like some technical or conceptual advice and the space to work on a personal project. Students will work independently with one to one support.Full fee £69.00 Senior fee £69.00 Concession £69.00
- Relief printmaking for beginnersCourse start date: Fri 7 Oct 2022 (and 2 other dates)
Location on this date: Keeley StreetTutors: Gareth BerwynLearn how to create multicolour or monochrome relief prints. You'll be encouraged to work from your own source imagery (sketches, magazine cuttings, photos etc) as an inspirational lead-in to producing relief prints to take home.Full fee £179.00 Senior fee £143.00 Concession £116.00
- City Lit advanced graphic designCourse start date: Mon 10 Oct 2022
Location on this date: Keeley StreetTutors: Ina Baumeister, Michael Harding, Andrew McCarten, George Stickney, Pam WilliamsThis course will help you improve your skills in graphic design and visual communications in their broadest sense, for delivery or publication in print and online, working with text, image, layout, medium and message across a range of physical and digital media and formats.
It is ideal for anyone who has already completed our City Lit graphics course, and for anyone wishing to build a more extensive and professional portfolio of graphics work, whilst developing a deeper understanding of the connection between text, image, message and media.
Confirmed industry specialist guest visitor: Lydia Thornley, Designer, Creative Director and Reportage Illustrator.Full fee £2,299.00 Senior fee £1,839.00 Concession £1,609.00
- Experimental filmmaking: stage 1Course start date: Mon 10 Oct 2022 (and 1 other date)
Location on this date: Keeley StreetTutors: Monika KitaPush boundaries exploring experimental digital film making. Explore ideas, develop skills and create your own personal project using professional equipment and software. Invaluable for film makers and artists who wish to enhance their moving image practice.Full fee £319.00 Senior fee £255.00 Concession £207.00
- Cut, stab and etch: printmaking with linocutsCourse start date: Fri 16 Sep 2022 (and 3 other dates)
Location on this date: Keeley StreetTutors: Lisa CradduckCut, stab and etch your way to dynamic blocks and exciting prints. Practical instruction in both traditional and inventive linocut printmaking techniques, including the reduction method developed by Picasso, multiple block printing and Polish dot linocut.
- Large-scale sketchbookCourse start date: Mon 17 Oct 2022
Location on this date: Keeley StreetTutors: Tony HullExplore the sequential and adaptive nature of sketchbook drawing as a site for generating personal material, inviting connections, and extracting patterns of meaning. Includes gallery research, set-project as stimulus, and practical exploration of contemporary drawing techniques.Full fee £319.00 Senior fee £255.00 Concession £207.00
- Painting 2Course start date: Thu 20 Oct 2022 (and 2 other dates)
Location on this date: Keeley StreetTutors: Amanda BrackenCovers themes similar to those in 'Painting course 1', but in more depth and with a stronger emphasis on experimentation. Suitable if you already have some experience in painting. Basic materials included.
- Try it out: sculptureCourse start date: Mon 24 Oct 2022
Location on this date: Keeley StreetTutors: Ro SylvesterSculpting in relief and 3D is a lovely way to express your ideas and expand on your creative skills. This course is ideal for beginners to sculpting, giving a taster of several techniques. However, if you have experience in one material and would like to find out more, this course could also be for you. We will cover a range of materials and you will find out how different techniques have developed through time. This short taster course will be good preparation for any of our specialised sculpting courses.Full fee £189.00 Senior fee £151.00 Concession £123.00
- 50 drawings in a dayCourse start date: Tue 25 Oct 2022 (and 3 other dates)
Location on this date: Keeley StreetTutors: Joe RichardsonA high energy programme of directed and self-directed drawing projects, with rapid shifts in materials, scale, subject and focus. Strictly no discards - come ready to play, risk, invent and discuss! For those with some drawing experience.
- Screenprinting in a dayCourse start date: Sat 17 Sep 2022 (and 4 other dates)
Location on this date: Keeley StreetTutors: Adam HogarthIn this fun, 1-day workshop you will be taught how to print and register a two colour screenprint using monoprint, colour blends and pre-made photographic screens. You will be taught some basic screen making process and insight into making digital artwork. This will set you up for longer and more advanced screenprinting classes.Full fee £99.00 Senior fee £99.00 Concession £99.00
- Introduction to drawing cartoonsCourse start date: Mon 16 Jan 2023 (and 1 other date)
Location on this date: Keeley StreetTutors: Stephen MarchantEnter the world of cartoons and bring your ideas to life working through a series of fun exercises with a professional cartoonist and tutor. You will learn how to create cartoon characters, draw simple but effective backgrounds, and even create your own comic strip story. Suitable for beginners wishing to study cartooning and for those who have already made tentative steps toward becoming a comic strip artist.Full fee £239.00 Senior fee £191.00 Concession £155.00
- Adobe Illustrator: stage 2Course start date: Mon 7 Nov 2022 (and 1 other date)
Location on this date: Keeley Street (other locations are available)Tutors: Gita HahnLearn advanced features of Adobe Illustrator and how to use the application more intuitively, accurately and creatively.This course is an ideal follow-on to 'Adobe Illustrator:stage 1' for those who have an interest in design and Illustration.Full fee £189.00 Senior fee £151.00 Concession £123.00
- Design and make your own graphic design zinesCourse start date: Mon 7 Nov 2022 (and 1 other date)
Location on this date: Keeley StreetTutors: Pam WilliamsThis is a low tech, fun approach to create your first Do-It-Yourself publication. Zines or Fanzines (from the word magazine) refers to self-published booklets, produced by hand that have a distinctive cut and paste graphic style - as seen in punk culture in the 70s. The course is an opportunity to take creative control, a chance to discover your own unique style and learn how to assemble a handmade publication from start to finish. Would suit illustrators, animators, printmakers or photographers or for those wishing to learn new ways to present a collection of visual ideas.Full fee £169.00 Senior fee £135.00 Concession £110.00
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