LAST DAY FOR ENTRY!!! Enter the London Art College Competition today – open to all of our students. Email us your favourite piece of work you have created to date along with your name, student number, address, contact details, title and medium of piece. WIN £200 and runner up £100 LAST CHANCE – ENTER NOW!!
We always love to hear from students who have completed their course to hear what they are getting up to in the next phase of their studies. Ruth Arnold is doing exceptionally well on her Graphic Design/Illustration degree and has very kindly written about her work below. We are absolutely thrilled and wish Ruth the very Continue Reading
This wonderful watercolour painting was created by Astrid Hill who studied with Jan Nesbitt on the Watercolour Diploma Course. There are lots of lovely techniques used here from wet in wet washes, flicking paint for foliage and blowing the paint through a straw for the branches. A wonderful painting full of experimentation.
Paul Harris is currently studying the Painting and Drawing Diploma with Paul Weaver and has produced this wonderful oil painting of a sunrise in Canada. Paul has very kindly written about the painting and his course below. ——————————————————— This painting is based on a scene in Northern Ontario, Canada. This is some of the most Continue Reading
Rory Donald has created this wonderful illustration for the Sci-fi Course in pen and ink. The concept and composition are excellent.
This wonderful painting is by Cheryl Day, a student who studied on the Oil Painting course with tutor and professional oil painter, Alan Dedman. Cheryl has painted what essentially is a very simple subject and turned it into the most beautiful oil painting, creating superb detail on the seagulls chest and most importantly including the light on Continue Reading
Here we have a beautifully delicate piece of artwork drawn in coloured pencil by Keith Galliford. Keith is studying with Julie Douglas on the Coloured Pencil Certificate Course. Coloured pencil is a wonderful medium to experiment with, the outlay is relatively inexpensive with only needing a few coloured pencils and some good quality paper to get Continue Reading
Zeina entered this piece in a recent competition that we posted for the Bear Cub Gallery. Her artwork is absolutely wonderful and we are really pleased to share it here along with some words from Zeina. ——————————————– When first I thought about drawing something different than all the submissions we are asked to do, I wanted to do something Continue Reading
Student Heather Robertson has created a wonderfully simple, yet hugely effective collage for a recent submission on the Illustrating Children’s Books Diploma. The wet in wet washes Heather has created are superb and the overall composition and colour scheme works beautifully. Congratulations Heather on a delightful illustration.
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Deepthi Horagoda has just completed and passed with distinctions on our Graphic Design in Art Diploma. Deepthi has set a new standard for the final assignment and she has very kindly written about her work below. We hope that you find it inspirational. ————————————————————– My final assignments for the Graphic Design Diploma Course dealt with Continue Reading
I thought this might make many of our students smile as im sure this has happened to a few of us over the years! Congratulations to Elizabeth Hall who is currently studying with John Byrne on the Cartooning Diploma Course for coming up with such a superb cartoon. I’m sure we will be seeing more from Elizabeth Continue Reading
This piece of artwork has been created by Ian Emerson who studied on the Graphic Design in Art Diploma with Vanessa Weaver. A very bold cover design for this book jacket from one of Ian’s submitted assignments.