Botanical Coloured Pencils Course – Mollie Melhuish

Todays post is all about Mollie Melhuish who is currently studying on our online art course Botanical Coloured Pencils Course. Tutor Shevaun Doherty emailed us the wonderful coloured pencil drawing below. Mollie completed this drawing as one of her submission pieces for her set 5 assessment on the course. Shevaun Said…. I thoroughly enjoy helping Mollie Continue Reading

Illustrating Children’s Books – Angela Watson

Today’s post has been very kindly written by one of our students Angela Watson. Angela is studying the Illustrating Children’s Books Online Art Diploma Course with Maggy Roberts. Angela has written and illustrated ‘Emily and Ziba: The Shimmering Cave’ and so we asked Angela if she would write about it and her experiences for our college blog. We Continue Reading

Book Illustration – Dawn Treacher

Dawn Treacher studied with tutor Maggy Roberts on our Illustrating Children’s Book Online Art Diploma Course.. She has recently been working on a book illustration with publisher, Cranachan Publishing. Read below how Dawn was commissioned and the process behind completing the book illustration. We hope our students find Dawn’s story inspiring. Book Illustration by Dawn Treacher “I had not considered trying Continue Reading

Illustrating Children’s Books Online Art Diploma Course – Celia Carlile

Today’s college news post is a very exciting one. Celia is an award winning Artist and Illustrator who studied our Illustrating Children’s Books Online Art Diploma Course. The course tutor is Maggy Robert and Celia had access to Maggy’s help online throughout the entire course.  We have recently been given some beautiful photos of Celia along with her Diploma, Continue Reading

Watercolour Online Art Diploma Course

Anthony Tilt is currently working through our Watercolour Online Art Diploma Course. He has recently created these three wonderful watercolour paintings for his assignments. We thought we would showcase them here on our college news blog as inspiration for our students. Anthony’s first painting below is of the high street in Malvern, UK. We absolutely love the Continue Reading

Colour Awareness Online Art Course – Arlya Tuckey

Arlya Tuckey is currently studying our Colour Awareness Online Art Course with tutor Alan Dedman. Arlya is studying with us from her home in Australia and is also completing our Diploma in Drawing and Painting too. Choosing, mixing and identifying colours is an extremely important skill to learn. Anything you decide to draw and paint, whether it be Continue Reading

Still Life Oil Painting by Mokhtar Ibrahim

Mokhtar Ibrahim painted this beautiful still life oil painting below. He is currently studying the Drawing and Painting Online Art Diploma Course and the Oil Painting Online Art Course with us. Mokhtar quite often posts his artwork and questions on our student forum. If students haven’t found our forum yet, its a fabulous place  to chat about artwork, Continue Reading

Drawing & Painting Online Art Course – Leanne Smith

Todays Drawing & Painting Online Art Course post is about a fabulous painting by student Leanne Smith who has just completed the Drawing and Painting Online Art Diploma Course. Students are set a variety of briefs throughout the course and Leanne has interpreted this one beautifully. We love the unusual composition  which gives a very dynamic Continue Reading