Event Design

This course caters for creative practitioners who are looking to diversify and expand their career options. It will provide an insight into the world of event design, and will teach students how to apply their existing skills. Through project-based work, students will learn how to analyse site-specific spaces, and develop their own conceptual ideas...

Taught by: Sue Mayes, Merle Hensel.

Description

This course caters for creative practitioners who are looking to diversify and expand their career options. It will provide an insight into the world of event design, and will teach students how to apply their existing skills. Through project-based work, students will learn how to analyse site-specific spaces, and develop their own conceptual ideas. Emphasis will also be put on combining imagination, practical and improvisational skills in order to pitch their ideas to clients.

Tutor information

Sue Mayes trained at Central Saint Martins since when she has had a wide ranging career working as a freelance set and costume designer in the Theatre, as well as being a partner in the Event Design company, Visualfeast. She has also taught extensively in many of the major drama schools.

Merle Hensel trained as a theatre designer at Central St Martins School of Art and Design and the Slade School of Fine Art in London. She works internationally as a theatre, event and film designer.

Materials

Please bring with you to the first session:

  • Magazines
  • Scissors
  • Glue
  • Drawing materials: Pens & Pencils
  • Materials to create colour: Pastels and/or Paint and/or Coloured Pens
  • Ruler
  • Digital / Phone Camera (if you have one)
  • Assorted Coloured Paper.

Details for booking

DateDay of WeekTimeDurationCostStatusLocationAction
10/01/2017 - 28/02/2017Tuesdays plus Saturday 18 February (10:00 - 16:00)18:30 - 21:008 Weeks£650Available Granary Sq. - N1C Add to Basket
07/08/2017 - 11/08/2017Monday to Friday10:00 - 16:001 Week£650Available Granary Sq. - N1C Add to Basket