Open Day Saturday 29th April 11am – 1pm We also welcome visitors by appointment so please feel free to get in touch.
Last week students here at the Arts Academy in Cardiff tried three colour reduction monotype printmaking. This involves working on threes separate transparent plates over a single master drawing. Process […]
Tell us a little about yourself I grew up in a household where creativity was encouraged and my childhood was spent drawing, watching films and reading. I loved making films […]
Thursday 30th March 1pm – 6pm We also welcome visitors by appointment so please feel free to get in touch.
This week students have been exploring casting methods and techniques. This is a valuable technique within design and sculpture, allowing students to explore many different approaches and a range of materials. Using basic shapes […]
This week students at the Arts Academy in Cardiff have been engaged in the traditional art of etching. Etching aluminium or zinc in a solution of copper sulphate is not […]
This year the Foundation Course in Art and Design took students to Berlin for a week of exploring the many interesting Galleries and Museums the city has to offer. Amongst […]
Constructing successfully with materials is fundamental to the production of work in 3D. This introductory project to 3D week looked at the challenges of working with found materials from the […]
For the Graphic Design and Illustration rotation project the Foundation Course students explored letter form and simple book formats. They were encouraged to use the mono-type printmaking process to experiment […]
In the first 4 weeks of the Art and Design Foundation Course students spend a week in each of the main subject areas: Fine Art, Fashion and Textiles, Graphics and […]