Art & Design

We offer specialist pathways in Graphics, Photography, Fine Art and Illustration, 3D Design and Fashion and Textiles, all taught within fantastic, industry standard resources in specialist studios including a Commercial Graphics Studio and Photography Studio equipped with iMac computers, 3D Modelling & Animation Suite with Adobe Creative Cloud, Fashion, Textiles and 3D Design Studios with 3D printer and laser cutter as well as individual Fine Art spaces.

You will be taught by a team of tutors who are recognised professionals in their areas of expertise including Digital Arts, Graphics, Photography, Illustration, Fine Art and Fashion. Specialisms include professional photography, freelance visual artistry, surface textiles applied to fashion design, weaving, printmaking, 3D design, silversmithing, metalwork and jewellery.

Artists and practitioners come to College to talk about their work and experience. We work with galleries, universities and businesses to ensure you have the opportunity to showcase your work. Our annual End of Year Show gives you the opportunity to display your best work in a professional environment.

VOCATIONAL
This course is designed to give you an introduction to art and design. You will experience a variety of media so that you can make an informed decision which you would like to specialise in when...
2019-2020
Full-time, Vocational
Level 1
Aireville Campus
This course will provide you with the opportunity to explore and develop the skills, knowledge and understanding required in the art and design field and will help you to progress to Level 3...
2019-2020
Full-time, Vocational
Level 2
Aireville Campus
This 2 year, Level 3 course is an alternative to A Levels if you are interested in the visual creative field and gives you the opportunity to bridge the gap between school life and further...
2019-2020
Full-time, Vocational
Level 3
Aireville Campus
This  intense, one year course bridges the gap between further and higher education, giving you a unique opportunity to explore different pathways before choosing your preferred field of...
2019-2020
Full-time, Vocational
Level 3
Aireville Campus
Degrees & Higher Levels
This Graphic Design HNC, Level 4 careers-related course, provides a professional introduction to the subject using both traditional and digital methods. There is an emphasis on innovation,...
2019-2020
Degrees & Higher Levels, Full-time
Level 4
Aireville Campus
Part-time
Explore the versatility of copper to produce your own unique wearable bracelet.
2018-2019
Part-time
Sat 18 May 2019
Aireville Campus
Make an ordinary garment beautiful by sewing your own design which you may then embellish with sequins and beads.
2018-2019
Part-time
Mon 29 April 2019
Roshni Ghar
Make an ordinary garment beautiful by sewing your own design which you may then embellish with sequins and beads.
2018-2019
Part-time
Tue 30 April 2019
Bangladeshi Community Association
Make an ordinary garment beautiful by sewing your own design which you may then embellish with sequins and beads.
2018-2019
Part-time
Mon 29 April 2019
Bangladeshi Community Association
2018-2019
Part-time
Fri 12 April 2019
Aireville Campus
Have you ever been interested in drawing and did not know where to start to create a good piece of artwork? This is your chance to give it a go and have some professional help in achieving your...
2018-2019
Part-time
Thu 2 May 2019
Aireville Campus
Interested in starting a new career in TV and Film? This short insight course will show you how this thriving area of industry may be exactly what you are looking for.
2018-2019
Part-time
Fri 7 June 2019
Aireville Campus
Interested and enthusiastic about Photography? This short insight course is for you!
2018-2019
Part-time
Fri 24 May 2019
Aireville Campus
No filters! This is your chance to enhance your digital photography without anyone knowing it’s been Photoshopped!
2018-2019
Part-time
Wed 6 March 2019
Aireville Campus
Want to know why a photograph is great or terrible? Look deeper into the content, technique and creativity behind an image.
2018-2019
Part-time
Wed 5 June 2019
Aireville Campus
Create an individually designed ring from sterling sheet silver.
2018-2019
Part-time
Sat 6 April 2019
Aireville Campus
Create an individually designed ring from sterling sheet silver.
2018-2019
Part-time
Wed 1 May 2019
Aireville Campus
Learn to make a stained glass window for your home using traditional leaded light stained glass techniques.
2018-2019
Part-time
Wed 8 May 2019
Auction Mart
Make a stained glass window or panel for your home using traditional leaded light stained glass techniques.
2018-2019
Part-time
Sat 6 April 2019
Auction Mart
Craven College Enrolment
Enrolment 2019

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