Art & Design for School Leavers

A picture is worth a thousand words

Learn about visual arts, art & design, photography and graphic design in this creative and cultural environment.

Collective
Focus

end of year show

Collective Focus is an exhibition showcasing the final work of second year BTEC Level 3 Visual Arts students. It is a wonderful eclectic mixture of Photography, Fashion, Fine Art, Applied Art, Graphic Design and Interactive Media.

Courses

A Levels

Camera
Paintbrush and Pallet

Level 2

Paintbrush and Pallet

Level 3

Cursor
Camera
Dress and Needle
Paintbrush and Pallet

Our Staff

“I am so passionate about my subject and believe that students should be given the opportunity to explore a wide range of areas within Art and Design, both in and outside of the College environment.”

Eve Beazley
Eve BeazleyLecturer, Visual Arts

“I use my industry experience as a freelance photographer specialising in portraiture and events to enhance my students’ knowledge and understanding of professional practice.”

Kimberley Malins
Kimberley MalinsLecturer, Photography

“My experience making, exhibiting and selling work is a huge benefit to students as I can guide them with the practicalities of how the industry operates as well as the skills required to produce work.”

Joe Tyers
Joe TyersLecturer, Visual Tyers

“Because I have experience teaching in Higher Education, I know what universities are looking for in a portfolio and can prepare my students accordingly. My experience as a freelance artist gives me an understanding of the wide range of opportunities out there.”

Andrew Woodhead
Andrew WoodheadLecturer, Visual Arts