Print Academy students started the new year by learning about screen printing.
Students learnt about the technical aspects of screen printing as well as seeing colour theory in action! Students printed with Cyan, Magenta, Yellow and Black and were amazed by the results! What an amazing set of prints they created!
Members of Truro College Saturday Art Club (NADSC) recently went to London for their annual trip.
They all visited Central St Martins where their self portrait work, and work from other clubs from around the country was on show. They also all took part in a joint art activity.
The rest of the day was taken up with a visit to the V & A to view a special exhibition about the future, and some of the permanent collection.
Next week they we`re back at college, printing tote bags.
We looked at the way textiles are printed by hand in India. Students then made lino blocks of houses or shops to create a repeat pattern, as our theme this year is the urban environment. Then we printed printing the canvas tote bags by various methods with cracking results, as shown below.
Places are now available on the @truro_penwith Saturday Art Club. Run for 13-16 year old students wanting to get creative, it is an ideal opportunity to try new art form and techniques in our weekly workshops. Run by qualified lecturers and visiting artists from across the UK the possibilities for creativity are endless. Join us and get arty!
… for more information please contact Michelle Pearce 01872 267030