Begins September 2019
Duration: One academic year
Wednesdays and Thursdays, 10am-4pm
Course Cost: £2,500
This course offers an exciting opportunity to develop your creative identity through a rigorous and challenging programme of intensive study.
Artpocket tutors will help you to build a dynamic portfolio of creative work as well as identifying and affirming your skills and interests within art and design.
Studying at Artpocket
Artpocket is located on the second floor of Lion House Studios in the Norwich Arts Quarter, a professional and vibrant community of creative practitioners.
Artpocket members enjoy a creative and supportive environment that offers 1-1 tuition and supports the realisation of the individuals creative potential.
Over the course of an academic year you will explore a range of 2D and 3D media and materials including drawing, painting, printmaking, textiles, book arts, sculpture.
You will develop self led project briefs in line with your chosen creative discipline.
You will be introduced to in depth contextual research of both fine art and design, develop study skills including sketchbook annotation, documentation and reflection of research and creative work. You will develop your academic research and writing skills as well as analytical and critical thinking.
This course will enable you to build a strong portfolio that demonstrates broad exploration of the creative process and evidence your commitment and determination towards your chosen creative future.
There will be opportunities throughout the year to exhibit with Artpocket and thus promote your creative practice. You will develop self - promotion materials, gather knowledge and experience of curation and display.
You will join an established community of creative practitioners, developing a network of professional contacts.
Artpocket run study visits locally, nationally and internationally to widen your cultural and creative experience and feed into your own art practice.
Those undertaking the Art Intensive course will be wishing to progress onto Higher Education in a creative subject area or creative employment / self employment. Artpocket tutors have a highly successful track record of supporting individuals to gain degree places at institutes across the UK and abroad. Support with UCAS, portfolio building and applications for creative employment is embedded into the course.
Throughout the course there will be regular assessment deadlines, where you will be graded at Pass/Merit/Distinction in response to a developed set of assessment criteria. Although this is a non-accredited course, the level of assessment criteria will be aimed at level 3/4. After successful completion of the course you will receive an in-house certificate.
To apply, complete the form below