In March and April, Central Saint Martins will be running its popular 4 week Easter School, which offers a fantastic variety of subject areas to join. These courses are designed for students of all ages (18+), as well as courses for teenagers (16-18), that are looking to use their holiday as a time to develop their abilities, create a body of work for a portfolio or simply learn a new skill. Today, we are focusing on some of the courses on offer during week 3: 3 – 6 April 2018.
Colour Mixing Workshop, this all levels course has been designed to develop direct and practical ways of linking working with colour, thinking about colour and colour-mixing.
Fashion Design for 16 to 18 Year Olds, students on this course will be introduced to techniques, approaches to the development and visualisation of design ideas for fashion, including sketchbook work, fashion illustration, development concepts, portfolio preparation and advice, plus much more!
Fashion Styling: Intensive, is an intermediate level, 2-week course, covering editorial, commercial and catwalk styling, during which you will explore and practice some of the emerging roles that professional stylists play within the fashion industry today.
Introduction To Packaging Design, on this beginners level course you will learn the fundamentals of what packaging design is about, what makes it different and why we need it while working on a main design project which will be taken from brief through to presentation.
Life Drawing With Light And Shadow, build your confidence while you cover the basic principles of light theory and shadows, how shadows are formed, how they work and how they define the form all while drawing from a life model in the studio.
Metal And Sculpture, this course is for both absolute beginners and those with a basic knowledge of the material, that would like to learn how to safely and confidently use all the tools and machinery found within a well equipped metal workshop.
Set Design For Film And Television, this beginners course is for students that would like to gain knowledge of the processes involved when designing for a film or television production and learn more about the careers available in the art department of films or television while producing ground plans, moodboards and visuals for their portfolio.
Silkscreen Printing, this all levels creative course embraces experimentation and celebrates the unexpected and unforeseen, in printed matter, whilst laying down the foundations for solid printmaking.
Visual Merchandising – Interiors, for students that would like to learn the fundamental principles, inspiration and techniques involved in visual merchandising for interior retailers.
Central Saint Martins Easter School will take place over 4 weeks, from 19 March – 13 April 2018. All upcoming Easter School courses can be viewed on our website. We also run a full schedule of short courses during evenings, weekends, online, and Saturdays throughout the year.