Studio Art for 14 - 17 Year Olds

You will waste no time in getting hands on as you experiment with and explore a range of materials and approaches. Working with an experienced tutor you will be introduced to contemporary artists and their working methods. Through a series of focused, interlinked exercises you will learn how to think creatively and develop your ideas from 2D into 3D...

Taught by: Jason Allcorn.

Description

You will waste no time in getting hands on as you experiment with and explore a range of materials and approaches. Working with an experienced tutor you will be introduced to contemporary artists and their working methods. Through a series of focused, interlinked exercises you will learn how to think creatively and develop your ideas from 2D into 3D. There will also be opportunities to reflect and discuss your ideas and work with your tutor and classmates. If you have a passion for making and creating, don’t miss out on your chance to join our two day Studio Art course.

Course Outcomes
You will leave the course with new ideas and ways of making art work. You’ll have a better understanding of what going to art college might be like. You’ll also have made new work for your school portfolio.

Who Should Attend
Suitable for students aged 14 – 17 years. An ideal taster experience for those considering further studies in art and design. No prior experience is required.

Course Level 
Beginners

Courses are typically taught by one or more of the tutors listed below.



Tutor information

Jason Allcorn has a Masters degree in Industrial Design and over 20 years experience as a designer, maker and creative consultant. With a pragmatic, hands-on approach to design he is as happy in the workshop crafting bespoke solutions as he is leading ideation sessions for bluechip clients. Past clients include Lego, Design Museum, Southbank, British Council. Jason’s work as creative director of [re]design explores social and environmental issues and the designer’s role in response to them. Alongside this his studio output through WE make aims to demystify the design process and encourage others to make. Jason’s current research brings together these strands of expertise and two decades consulting in the toy industry, in exploring themes of play, creativity and sustainability. An experienced lecturer and workshop leader Jason has taught on UAL’s Foundation in Art and Design at Camberwell, Chelsea andWimbledon for the last 4 years.

Materials

Please bring the following materials with you on the first day:

  • A sketchbook (size A4 or bigger)

  • A digital camera  to document your work (optional)

  • A Biro, pencil, rubber and glue-stick

Details for booking

DateDay of WeekTimeDurationCostStatusLocationAction
26/10/2017 - 27/10/2017Thursday - Friday10:00 - 16:002 Days£399Available Atterbury St - SW1P Add to Basket
18/12/2017 - 19/12/2017Monday - Tuesday10:00 - 16:002 Days£399Available Atterbury St - SW1P Add to Basket
15/02/2018 - 16/02/2018Thursday - Friday10:00 - 16:002 Days£399Available Atterbury St - SW1P Add to Basket
12/04/2018 - 13/04/2018Thursday - Friday10:00 - 16:002 Days£399Available Atterbury St - SW1P Add to Basket
31/05/2018 - 01/06/2018Thursday - Friday10:00 - 16:002 Days£399Available Atterbury St - SW1P Add to Basket
05/07/2018 - 06/07/2018Thursday - Friday10:00 - 16:002 Days£399Available Atterbury St - SW1P Add to Basket
26/07/2018 - 27/07/2018Thursday - Friday10:00 - 16:002 Days£399Available Atterbury St - SW1P Add to Basket