BRIT Kids at Canterbury College celebrates creativity through its dynamic classes taught by energetic and passionate teachers of their specialism. We believe that Creativity and the freedom to be creative is vital for young people to gain so many life skills.
Design and Print Making
Art Club offers a space for students to explore their creative potential, express themselves visually and make new friends. Students are introduced to a wide range of course materials, from developing their observational and imaginative drawing skills to sculpting. Painting, collage and sculpture are just some of the mediums they will explore. This is a contemporary art course where students will explore themes and briefs to develop their creative abilities.
Design and Print Making (ages 7-18)
This is a course that incorporates a wide range of techniques and mediums, with a large weighting to the Digital Design, working both practically in our specialist print workshop and digitally in one of our Mac suites. This course is ideal for any student looking to explore new techniques and produce final outcomes. The course covers;
- Digital Design – incorporating the use of computer programs such as Photoshop and Illustrator. Students will learn how to use the software to create film posters, book covers, portraits and text-based work.
- Illustration – using creative drawing techniques to make comics, portraits, editorial artwork, fashion illustrations, zines, greetings cards, masks, fantasy character designs etc.
- Printmaking – explore screenprinting techniques to create printed posters, fabrics, t-shirts and tote bags. Traditional print techniques will also be taught. This includes, Linocut, monoprinting, drypoint and polyblock printing to create detailed prints, patterns and repeat designs.