Elena Peres studied on our Pastels Course and created this wonderful painting of a vase of flowers. We love this! Its so happy and vibrant and it is sure to put a smile on everyones faces! Congratulations Elena on a wonderful painting.
Brenda Brown created this painting for the Pet Portraits Diploma Course and what a painting! It captures the viewers eye immediately. The dog feels very three dimensional and works so well with the dark background. Well done Brenda!
Elcin Ozcan studied our Pastels course and has mastered the medium beautifully. Her work is a delight to view, the light she has painted in this piece is wonderful and we never tire of seeing Elcin’s pieces. Congratulations!
Emma Hollands passed the Pet Portrait Diploma Course with flying colours and this is one of her final paintings from the course. Emma handled all of the mediums well and as you can see below excelled at the oils. The way Emma has painted the background, textured but not too detailed to take away from Continue Reading
Josephine MacLeod is studying on the Life Drawing and Painting course and completed this very rich, bold and intense portrait for one of her study units. We love it! Keep up the great work Josephine!
Joy Deane has been studying with Vanessa Weaver on the Art in Graphic Design Diploma Course and this is one of her still life studies in pen and ink. The composition is excellent, the way that each item has been drawn, the textures and lines are superb. We cant fault Joys drawing here and this Continue Reading
Emily Ashtons’ collage painting is just wonderful! Emily is studying with tutor Maggy Roberts on the Illustrating Children’s Book Diploma Course and it looks as though she is enjoying every minute. This piece is fabulous and very cleverly put together too, we love the fact that Emily cut the holes out of the blue pond to Continue Reading
Hamzah Ahmad is studying the Landscape Diploma Course with tutor Alan Dedman and this is one of the paintings Hamzah created for his final study units. We love the peaceful and tranquil scene Hamzah has painted here, I think we would all love to be whisked away from our daily lives to relax on this beach don’t Continue Reading
This blog post needs no introduction from us, we are just left in awe at Ann’s talent and abilities. Congratulations Ann on having your artwork selected for the ‘Mouth and Foot Painting Artists’ Christmas cards. Read on to be inspired!! ——————————– I met Tom Yendell in 2008 at the Mobility Roadshow and he gave me my first mouth Continue Reading
Elisabeth Planella is studying with Alan Dedman on the Oil Painting course and we were immediately drawn to this piece due to the amazing bold colours and composition. We love the black outlines to the objects, it almost gives it a stained glass appearance. Stunning!!
We always love seeing students work from the Illustrating Children’s Books Diploma Course and Alexandra Naidoo has created the most happy and colourful montages here. There is so much going on in this summers day scene, plenty to keep children occupied!
Diane Allen painted this bluebell wood for a study unit on the Landscape Diploma Course. We love the vivid colours of the bluebells which works beautifully with the sun set colours in the sky. Excellent painting!
Elaine Hughes has been studying the Life drawing and painting course with Alan Dedman and has painted this superb painting in watercolour. We love the fresh and clean results that Elaine has created here, watercolour being one of the most difficult mediums to master, Elaine has done a wonderful job here!
Julia Morris has completed this wonderful painting on canvas for the Oils course with Alan Dedman. She has used an impasto technique with a pallet knife to build up her colours and textures to create not only a stunning and realistic painting but you can almost feel the texture of the leaves, grass and stones. Continue Reading
Laura Ashton has painted the most exquisite painting for one of her study units on the Botanical Painting Diploma Course. We are amazed and the amount of detail Laura has created here and im sure received very high marks form tutor Gaynor for it too!
Roni who is an autistic student has just finished the Cartooning Diploma Course with parental help. John Byrne said …”I think this is one of the most touching feedbacks I have received and they both richly deserve a merit diploma! A lovely end of course sketch too!” D e a r J o h n Continue Reading
Tutor John Byrne has emailed us one of his recent cartoons published in a June edition of the satirical paper Private Eye. We hope this inspires Johns students. If any of Johns students have similar cartoons they would like published on our college news blog to help gain exposure, just drop us a line!
Sarah Tait has painted this for the view through a window exercise on the Drawing and Painting Diploma Course. We love the limited colour pallet Sarah has used here, it feels very natural and calming. The texture of the wooden floor is excellently painted as is the wet in wet wash of the vase of Continue Reading
Marcela Zambrano is currently studying on the Beginners Painting Course and has been experimenting with colour, texture using paint on canvas. It is so important to experiment and we love this unique piece painted by Marcela. The colours are superb!
The winner of the London Art College Photography Competition 2015 is…… Winner – Eleanor Patrick with ‘Blue Grotto Cliffs, Malta’ The standard of photography this year was very high; this and the fact that the range of interpretation of the theme was great made choosing a winner very difficult. The winner, Eleanor Patrick’s scene of cliffs, Continue Reading