Course Overview

Choose to come along for one, two or three days and work alongside our expert teaching staff and access our specialist resources.

 

Tuesday 24th July 2018

 

Digital Photography 

If you love photography or want to find out more about how to make the best of your digital images – this is the workshop for you.  Our specialist tutors will be on hand to guide you through all the tricks of the trade so you can turn your images into great photographs!

3D Workshop - Make & Create
Get creative in the 3D workshop and make something amazing. This workshop combines all the elements of design, processing and making, using 21st Century technology.

Animated Collage
You will begin with drawn designs, which will be developed into a collage,  and finally made into a moving image.  We will be using Ipads to transform the collaged pieces into a highly coloured and endlessly looping GIF.

Book Art
This new, and creative workshop will see you working with a range of unique and exciting materials to create your own sketchbooks. You will learn a mix of modern and traditional book binding skills, as well as how to make your own paper. Take home your own hand made sketch book!

Drawing Character Creations 
Learn how to draw fictional characters you have created yourself! Starting with a story of who they are, where they are and what they like to do, you will experiment with collage to change your characters features, finishing by drawing or tracing them onto your own character sheet.


Wednesday 25th July 2018

 

Digital Photography

If you love photography or want to find out more about how to make the best of your digital images – this is the workshop for you.  Our specialist tutors will be on hand to guide you through all the tricks of the trade so you can turn your images into great photographs!

Learn to be a Potter 
Get messy with clay!  Be a potter for the day and learn the techniques and skills needed to design and create your very own piece of pottery.   Experiment with different applications and pick up professional tips.

3D Workshop - Make & Create
Get creative in the 3D workshop and make something amazing. This workshop combines all the elements of design, processing and making, using 21st Century technology.

Painting Fantasy Landscapes 
A twist on traditional landscape painting – explore the principles of mixing colours and the basics of a landscape image and styles before designing fantasy landscapes ranging from space to below the ocean!

Sci-Fi Movie Magic! (Day One)
Make a blockbuster sci-fi movie using green-screen special effects! Visit alien planets! Escape the hungry dinosaurs! Pilot a flying teapot! it's all possible in this fun film making workshop! Students will learn how to use professional camera and sound recording equipment, green-screen technology, digital compositing and video editing. Don't worry, we'll supply the popcorn for the final screening.
Please note this workshop runs across two days, 25th & 26th July, students must book onto both days.


Thursday 26th July 2018


Learn to be a Potter 
Get messy with clay!  Be a potter for the day and learn the techniques and skills needed to design and create your very own piece of pottery.   Experiment with different applications and pick up professional tips.

Animated Collage
You will begin with drawn designs, which will be developed into a collage,  and finally made into a moving image.  We will be using Ipads to transform the collaged pieces into a highly coloured and endlessly looping GIF.

Illustrate a Story
Could you be the next Quintin Blake or Oliver Jeffers? If drawing is your thing, this fun and creative workshop is for you. Create images to tell a short story, start by planning and sketching and work towards a finished piece from a story that we will provide. This workshop is all about creating images that bring a story to life.  

Instant Images
Take a step away from digital imaging to explore the creative opportunities offered by traditional print processes. During this workshop you will explore using instant film in the photo studio, and creating photograms in our darkroom. See your photographic images appear before your eyes the way it used to be done!

Sci-Fi Movie Magic! (Day Two)
Make a blockbuster sci-fi movie using green-screen special effects! Visit alien planets! Escape the hungry dinosaurs! Pilot a flying teapot! it's all possible in this fun film making workshop! Students will learn how to use professional camera and sound recording equipment, green-screen technology, digital compositing and video editing. Don't worry, we'll supply the popcorn for the final screening.
Please note this workshop runs across two days, 25th & 26th July, students must book onto both days.


Deadline

Please note the deadline for enrolments is Friday13th July 2018

 

Notes

Equipment is supplied.
Please wear workshop suitable clothing and closed toe shoes.
Please note the Summer Workshops terms and conditions below.
You must complete and return the booking form together with payment.

 

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Entry Requirements

For children aged 11 - 16 at secondary school