The Sixth Form Bolton is proud to offer an exciting after-school club for pupils with a passion for Art and Design, and for those interested in pursuing a career within the creative industries.
These sessions will support you to learn and develop a wide range of expressive art skills. In the final week there will be an opportunity to showcase the new skills you have learnt.
Venue: The Sixth Form Bolton
Course cost: £20 per course to be paid in full in advance
Duration: 6-week course
Dates: 11 January 2024 -15 February 2024
Day: Thursday, 4.30pm-6.00pm
Age group: Year 10 - Year 11 pupils
To book your place please contact us on: firstname.lastname@example.org
WEEKS 1 AND 2: FINE ART
Giant, expressive, colourful, painting workshop: An introduction into working ambitiously. Learn how to enlarge images quickly and then have fun creating a very large-scale painting using expressive mark making and brush strokes.
WEEKS 3 AND 4: GRAPHIC DESIGN
From sketch to vector: An introduction to Adobe Illustrator’s image making tools you will get to know the pen tool, shape, colour and gradient tools, as well as shape builder and pathfinder tools to create a vector illustration.
WEEKS 5 AND 6: ART, CRAFT & DESIGN
Create your own sculptural needle felted artwork: Using one simple needle, learn how to sculpt life-like or abstract, soft-sculptural pieces of work, from pieces of food, to animals or a vibrant patterned piece of art!