Saturday Art Club 2015 - 2016
The Saturday Art Club offers students in Year 10 and 11 the chance to enhance their creative skills, learn new art and design techniques and exhibit their work in London and at NTU.
- From: Saturday 7 November 2015, 12 am
- To: Saturday 2 July 2016, 12 am
- Location: City site, Nottingham Trent University, City Campus, Goldsmith Street, Nottingham, NG1 4BU
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Students in Year 10 and 11 are invited to join the Saturday Art Club, which runs in conjunction with the Sorrell Foundation.
Over twenty three Saturday workshops, students will develop their creative skills in:
- costume design
- jewellery design
- experimental drawing
- laser cutting
- graphic design
- screen printing
- and much more.
At the end of the year, participants will also exhibit their work at Somerset House in London and as part of our Degree Show Festival here at NTU - all free of charge.
Throughout the year pupils will also attend a number of masterclasses with professional artists and designers at both the NTU City site and at Backlit Gallery, Nottingham.
This year students who attend the Saturday Art Club will have the chance to work towards their silver or bronze Arts Award.
The Saturday Art Club runs from November 2015 to July 2016, please see the programme tab above for more information about the dates and workshops.
This programme is a fantastic opportunity for young people to develop their creative skills, meet new people and be inspired by professional artists and designers. For further information, please email Sarah Barkley or call +44 (0)115 848 6588.
|7 November 2015||Introduction and theatrical costume design|
|14 November 2015||Theatrical costume design and props|
|21 November 2015||Portraiture and photography|
|29 November 2015 (Sunday)||Trip to London|
|5 December 2015||Architecture and visit to the 'In Place of Architecture exhibition at Bonington Gallery.|
|12 December 2015||Architecture|
|9 January 2016||Typography - text design|
|16 January 2016||Experimental drawing and a visit to the 'Drawology' exhibition at Bonington Gallery.|
|23 January 2016||Typography - text design part 2|
|30 January 2016||Workshop with a professional artist at Backlit Gallery|
|6 February 2016||Masterclass with a professional artist or designer at NTU|
|27 February 2016||Graphic Design|
|5 March 2016||Screen Printing 1|
|12 March 2016||Screen Printing 2|
|19 March 2016||Screen Printing 3|
|23 April 2016||Creating final designs for London exhibition|
|30 April 2016||Laser cutting|
|7 May 2016||Ceramics|
|14 May 2016||Puppets|
|21 May 2016||Puppets|
|11 June 2016||TBC|
|25 June 2016||National Saturday Art Club exhibition at Somerset House, London.|
|2 July 2016||Exhibition of work at NTU or Backlit Gallery, Nottingham. Students designs will be on sale to the public in the form of card and posters.|
* Please note that this a provisional timetable. Dates and workshops may change due to arrangements for the masterclasses.
To book your place, please contact Sarah Barkley.