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Camberwell College of Arts has a range of professional workshops and facilities.

Take a virtual tour of our buildings, studios and spaces at Peckham Road.

Camberwell screen printing.


Camberwell's printmaking centre gives students access to both traditional and digital facilities. Our technicians support students in making work using digital, screen, mono and relief printing, plate and stone lithography, letterpress, aquatint and etching.

Camberwell College of Arts library

Digital Media

Camberwell's digital media centre provides students with access to equipment and training. The centre includes an open access media suite where we have a large number of Macs. Students can use programmes such as Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, After Effects and Final Cut Pro. Video and sound editing, stop frame animation, image manipulation, digital and 3D printing and scanning facilities are available. There are further Mac and PC computers in the library. We offer training in digital media software. Students learn through structured workshops and optional one-on-one sessions with our technicians.

 Camberwell photography studio.
Camberwell photography studio. - Credit: Kristy Noble. Caption


Camberwell's photography centre has a range of darkrooms and specialist equipment available for students. There is also a digital darkroom which is used to teach BA Fine Art Photography students photographic digital workflows.

Camberwell photography darkroom.
Camberwell photography darkroom. (Credit: Kristy Noble.)

Multi format fibre darkroom

  • Black and white darkroom for tray processing
  • 10 enlargers configured for a variety of formats
  • Fibre based printing only

35mm black and white resin darkroom

  • An Ilford resin coated paper processor
  • 9 enlargers

Black and white film processing room

  • Daylight tanks or trays for large format
Camberwell photography darkroom.
Camberwell photography darkroom. (Credit: Kristy Noble.)

Photographic studio

  • Used for learning photographic studio techniques
  • Production of work in still and video formats
  • Flash and constant lighting are available

Specialist print darkroom

  • Cyanotype, liquid emulsion, salt and albumen printing
  • Enlargers and a space for toning

Colour print darkroom

  • An RA4 processor for colour negative printing
  • 5 enlargers
Wood workshop at Peckham Road.
Wood workshop at Peckham Road. - Credit: Kristy Noble. Caption

3D Workshops

Camberwell's 3D workshops allow students to make work in metal, ceramics, plastic and wood.

  • Metal - metal guillotine, sand blaster, forge, grinding, metal saw, plasma cutter, MIG, TIG and spot welding
  • Ceramics - glazing lab, kilns, plaster room, spray booth and working area
  • Plastic - 3D printer, laser cutter, vacuum former, milling drill, hot wire
  • Wood - ban saws, table saw, panel saw, router, belt sander
  • Foundry - metal casting
Metal workshop at Peckham Road.
Metal workshop at Peckham Road. - Credit: Kristy Noble. Caption
Ceramics workshop at Peckham Road. - Credit: Kristy Noble. Caption

Foundation Diploma Workshops

Our Foundation Diploma in Art and Design has its own specialist workshops at Wilson Road. Each area is run by experienced technicians, who are on hand to provide guidance and support. Students have access to a 3D workshop, printmaking, digital media and photography facilities.

Foundation 3D workshop.
Foundation 3D workshop. - Credit: Kristy Noble. Caption