We have to admit to being in love with Pinterest! We are having fun pinning lots of wonderful things to our boards! Are you a Pinterest user? Why not pop over and follow us and see what we are pinning. Let us know and we will follow you back and see what you are pinning too. Continue Reading
Online Art Courses by the London Art College. Study with us! We provide 30 online art courses for all ages and all abilities. Every student has access online to their own personal tutor who will help and guide them through their art journey. Our online art courses courses are perfect for those students with work or family Continue Reading
We would officially like to introduce our new Watercolour Diploma tutor Jem Bowden. Jem has been with us a few months now and we are delighted to be able to introduce him here, along with some of his beautiful watercolours. Through his tuition Jem Bowden openly passes on everything he knows about the ways of watercolour. Continue Reading
Most artists have faced the dreaded blank page, canvas or screen at some point and experienced that moment of right brain freeze. You want to create something, but you are stuck for ideas. As a conventional artist you can resort to what you see around you or the ever present ‘spare hand’ (which is actually Continue Reading
The aim of our Digital Illustration diploma is to provide students with the skills they need to begin creating digital art. Across six projects students gradually increase their digital skills, and to demonstrate these skills we have created an exhibition of one of these assignments; Assignment Two. The second assignment on the diploma provides the Continue Reading
We are looking for a new tutor for our Watercolour Diploma Course. Send your CV with examples of your work to email@example.com. Applicants must have teaching experience and be proficient using watercolour. Basic computer skills are essential. Applicants must be a UK resident.
Here are just a handful of photos of the tutors at this years annual general meeting in Bristol. Rona Cox, our photography tutor set up a group photo for those who attended which you can see below. It was a very useful and interesting day with plenty of topics on the agenda. Each year the tutors have plenty Continue Reading
CHRISTMAS 2015 – Artwork wanted for blog countdown! Yes, we know its only October and none of you are thinking about Christmas yet, however we have to be organised and work ahead for the blog 🙂 We are looking to do a Christmas countdown again this year as we had so many amazing pieces last year, we hoped that 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!
Tutor Alan Dedman has just launched a pop-up gallery called ‘Gallery Dedman’ which opened in Nailsea, North Somerset on Friday the 3rd of July. The show is comprised of 26 paintings, drawings, prints and an assemblage by the British artist Alan Dedman. Visit Alans blog to find out more, or visit Alan at his gallery Continue Reading
Calling all London Art College Students. Only two more days left to enter the photography competition. Have you entered yet? Give it a go, you never know, you might just be the lucky winner of £50 for a lovely shopping spree on Amazon. Enter your photo today!
Did you know we are on Pintrest? We have quite a selection of pins on our page from collections of inspiration for your sketchbook, colour and art studio ideas to watercolour tips and graphic design fonts and layouts. Not forgetting photos of famous paintings. What would you like to see collected on our page? Do Continue Reading
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Did you know we have a student forum? All students can join and participate for free! Its called The Common Room and we would love to see you there. You can even login with your Facebook and twitter account of you have one! We are a friendly group and look forward to hearing from you Continue Reading
Our Botanical tutor Gaynor Dickeson is organising a Norway painting holiday. All of the details are below and don’t hesitate to contact Gaynor for details. Visit Gaynors Blog here Botanical Painting Holiday This botanical art workshop holiday is intended for people with all levels of experience, as long as they are interested in plants. Last year, Continue Reading
College tutor Spencer Hill and his partner Vicky Oakey have produced a cartoon collection centred around horses. The book is entitled ‘Cartoons from the horses mouth’ and will be published next month by Quiller Publishing under their equine imprint Kenilworth Press. The book contains over a hundred colour cartoons describing the experiences of horses from Continue Reading
London Art College Drawing and Painting Diploma tutor Paul Weaver has won 1st prize in the ‘Steak of the Art Harbourside Art Prize 2014’. The competition was run by the Harbourside Art Centre in Bristol and was designed to offer artists a unique opportunity to capture the charm of Bristol’s vibrant and historic Harbourside. The highly Continue Reading
Designing one of the official Private Eye Christmas Cards has for many years been one of the most coveted jobs for Britain’s Top Cartoonists, and this year one of the artists chosen is our very own John Byrne, tutor of our Cartoon, Sci Fi and Children’s Courses The cards are available as part of the Continue Reading
Monika Cilmi, our Chinese Brush Painting tutor is having an exhibition at the Aldeburgh Gallery. Students are welcome to attend if they are in the area.