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‘Soft’ Unstructured Bespoke Lingerie - Morley College - 11 weeks on campus
‘Soft’ Unstructured Bespoke Lingerie - Morley College - 11 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 15th January 2020
£320
This course is a chance to expand your understanding of fabric application and stretch technology by creating contemporary pieces of unstructured non - underwired lingerie. As a student, working within a small group, you'll be guided through the most recent developments in pattern making innovations and designs into functional professional level garments. This course is recommended as a next step for enthusiastic students keen to challenge themselves and develop their competence on a sewing machine through learning a range of new precision techniques. By working with your experienced tutor, you'll...
3D Computer Modelling With 'Blender' at Morley College London
3D Computer Modelling With 'Blender' at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 15th January 2020
£365
The class will be taught via a mix of presentation, active learning exercises, demonstrations, hand-outs, step-by-step instructions, pair working and group discussion. One-to-one tuition will be given to help develop ideas and skills. Manageable project work will sometimes be assigned between classes to help you progress. The classes are informal and allow for question and answer sessions, technical advice and support depending on your needs, and assessment and feedback on your progress. In order to ensure that you make the best possible progress on your course, you will have regular...
A Crash Course in Drawing - Morley College - 4/5 weeks on campus
A Crash Course in Drawing - Morley College - 4/5 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 5th October 2019
£150
This intensive course is aimed at people who want to learn to draw or improve their skills but who can’t commit to a longer course. Sessions will cover different strategies for drawing from direct observation, giving a solid foundation for development. Materials provided in first session. By the end of the course you will be able to Measure and compare the proportions of an object Make a line drawing from direct observation Produce a full range of tones from pencil and charcoal Analyse and draw the negative spaces around objects...
A Crash Course in Painting - Morley College - 6 weeks on campus
A Crash Course in Painting - Morley College - 6 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 11th January 2020
£150
This intensive course is aimed at people who want to learn to paint or to improve their painting skills. Sessions will cover different aspects of painting from direct observation, giving a solid foundation for development. Materials provided in first session. By the end of the course you will be able to Paint confidently from direct observation Generate colours using different techniques Explore expressive brushwork and gestural marks Class format and activities 2. Class format and activities You will be painting in response to direct observation of still-life objects. Through demonstration...
A History of Design - Morley College - 5 weeks on campus
A History of Design - Morley College - 5 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 10th June 2020
£90
Do you know your Baroque from your Bauhaus? In this survey of design and decorative style from the Renaissance to the Post-war period, learn how to look at objects with a connoisseur ‘s eye. By the end of the course you will be able to Recognise mainstream decorative trends in Western decorative art and design through visual analysis. Gain confidence in dating works of art through knowledge of key motifs and ideas Enrich your experience of historic and modern interiors and museum collections. Class format and activities This course presents...
A Survey of Portraiture, from the classical Bust to the Expressionism of Picasso at Morley College London
A Survey of Portraiture, from the classical Bust to the Expressionism of Picasso at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 23rd January 2020
£90
Discover how portraiture evolved from the idealised human form of Classical Greek sculpture, to the powerfully expressive anti naturalism of Picasso's portraits. There will be a particular focus on Renaissance portraits, and on Rembrandt's highly personal and experimental journey as a self-portraitist. Class format and activities In order to ensure that you make the best possible progress on your course, you will have regular feedback from your tutor, in a constructive and supportive environment.
Access to HE Diploma: Creative Digital Media at Morley College London
Access to HE Diploma: Creative Digital Media at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 9th September 2019
£3384
The Access HE Diploma in Creative Digital Media at Morley College London is run in partnership with the London College of Communication (UAL). To assist your application to University you’ll learn both practical skills and theoretical thinking through exciting and challenging projects which cover a wide range of modern digital media technologies - all taught in specialist studios with the latest equipment. Produce exciting work across the following disciplines: Digital Animation, Digital Image Manipulation and Output, Web Design, Graphic Design; Digital Special Effects, 3D Computer Modelling, Photography and Filmmaking. You...
Access to HE Diploma: Fashion at Morley College London
Access to HE Diploma: Fashion at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 10th September 2019
£3928
This diploma is delivered in strategic partnership with the University of the Arts: London College of Fashion and Ravensbourne, and is for people who intend to progress to university to study for a degree in Fashion. This course will prepare you for university study while developing your skills in fashion design, garment construction, pattern cutting, drawing, textiles, digital imaging and photography. You will also have the opportunity to create fully realised garments from your won original designs to be presented in our Annual Catwalk Show. The coursework is designed to...
Acrylic, Resin and Polypropylene Jewellery with Sarah King at Morley College London
Acrylic, Resin and Polypropylene Jewellery with Sarah King at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 29th February 2020
£155
Explore working with acrylics, resins and polypropylene in this three day course. Develop your own designs combining plastics with metal to create some stunning and original pieces of jewellery Class format and activities In order to ensure that you make the best possible progress on your course, you will have regular feedback from your tutor, in a constructive and supportive environment.
Adobe After Effects in Three Days: Saturday Short at Morley College London
Adobe After Effects in Three Days: Saturday Short at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 21st March 2020
£180
An ideal intensive introduction to Adobe After Effects, the most widely used, industry standard digital compositing package. Learn how to create projects, animate properties and export projects whilst learning about the major sections and tools of the software. Perfect for film and video students or enthusiasts who are seeking to expand their potential and learn how to use compositing within their projects. By the end of the course you will be able to You will Use Layered compositions within video Understand how to export a finished movie Create animated movements...
Adobe Creative Suite for Busy People: Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign -  Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Adobe Creative Suite for Busy People: Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 26th September 2019
£355
Three software programmes in one intensive course, for people with busy lives! Integrate image editing and compositing with Adobe Photoshop, vector graphics and illustration with Adobe Illustrator and finally layout and publishing, with Adobe InDesign. You will develop the skills necessary to integrate the three programmes and know when and how to use the correct one for your basic communication/publishing needs. Working on a series of projects this course will help propel your artwork and design skills to the next level! The course provides a solid introduction to the three...
Adobe Design Pack: Photoshop and Illustrator -  Morley College - 9 weeks on campus
Adobe Design Pack: Photoshop and Illustrator - Morley College - 9 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 23rd September 2019
£295
Make the most out of the top-two design software programmes in one intensive course, for people with busy lives! Aimed at beginners or those wishing to improve their skills. Integrate image-editing and compositing with Adobe Photoshop and vector graphics and illustration with Adobe Illustrator. Develop the skills necessary to creatively integrate these programmes; learning when and how to use the tools and functions of each. The course provides a solid introduction to the two industry-standard digital design programmes. Working on a series of projects this course will help propel your...
Adobe Illustrator In Three Days: Saturday Short at Morley College London
Adobe Illustrator In Three Days: Saturday Short at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 12th October 2019
£180
This intensive three day course will introduce you to the main graphic design and illustration tools of Adobe Illustrator. This industry-standard vector graphics software lets you create logos, icons, sketches, typography and illustrations for print, web, interactive projects, video and mobile. As a student of Morley College you are also entitled to a discount on Adobe CC Software. Your tutor can advise you on how to apply for this. By the end of the course you will be able to Create digital vector artwork Work with typography and text layout...
Adobe Photography Pack: Lightroom and Photoshop - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Adobe Photography Pack: Lightroom and Photoshop - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 24th September 2019
£355
Make the most out of the top-two photography software programmes in one intensive course - for people with busy lives! Aimed at beginners or those wishing to improve their skills. Learn bulk photo management, post-production and editing workflow using Adobe Lightroom plus powerful image manipulation and digital artworking with Photoshop. Edit and perfect your uploaded images in an intuitive way, organising, post producing and sharing them quickly and efficiently with Lightroom. Combine these skills in Photoshop for more post-production and layered digital artworking and you will explore the creative power...
Adobe Photoshop In Three Days: Saturday Short - Morley College - 3 weeks on campus
Adobe Photoshop In Three Days: Saturday Short - Morley College - 3 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 21st September 2019
£180
Take your very first steps to discovering the endless possibilities of this flexible and powerful image-editing programme. Designed for beginners, this intensive course will teach how to use Photoshop to improve images and create digital artwork. Discover how to retouch photographic images, use filters and adjustment layers, and learn the key techniques for the creation of stunning digital artwork. By the end of the course you will be able to Recognise the basic features and uses of the program Use the appropriate tools to retouch and colour correct photographic images...
Adobe Premiere Pro In Three Days: Saturday Short - Morley College - 3 weeks on campus
Adobe Premiere Pro In Three Days: Saturday Short - Morley College - 3 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 29th February 2020
£180
This short and intensive beginners level course lets you learn skills in video editing and the essential features of Adobe Premiere Pro. This course covers importing different video file formats from different devices (cameras, phones) into a movie project, organizing and managing those files and other (photos, graphics, audio) for an optimum workflow, using the right settings for different types of projects, using transitions to make your movies flow from one scene to the next, enhancing your movie with embellishing or correcting effects, adding soundtracks to your movie (music, voice...
Adobe Publish Pack: InDesign and Acrobat - Morley College - 9 weeks on campus
Adobe Publish Pack: InDesign and Acrobat - Morley College - 9 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 25th September 2019
£320
Make the most out of the top-two publishing software programmes in one intensive course - for people with busy lives! Aimed at beginners or those wishing to improve their skills. Learn key techniques for the layout and design of text and graphics to produce professional publication such as posters, brochures, and catalogues. Set up your documents for print and web use by using Adobe Acrobat - the premier PDF publishing programme. These programmes are great on their own but it is by combining their respective tools and functions that you...
Adobe Video Pack: Premiere Pro and After Effects - Morley College - 9 weeks on campus
Adobe Video Pack: Premiere Pro and After Effects - Morley College - 9 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 11th October 2019
£320
Make the most out of the top-two video and animation editing programmes in one intensive course - for people with busy lives! Aimed at beginners or those wishing to improve their skills. Learn key techniques in Premiere Pro for the editing of video footage. Produce animations using the industry-standard digital compositing programme - After Effects. These programmes are great on their own but it is by combining their respective tools and functions that you will unleash your creative potential and develop your editing and compositing skills. The course provides a...
Advanced Japanese Woodcut at Morley College London
Advanced Japanese Woodcut at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 27th November 2019
£95
This is an intensive 3 session course that covers more advanced aspects of the traditional Japanese Woodcut printmaking process – mokuhanga and is intended for those students who have already taken a basic Japanese Woodblock class. Japanese Woodcut is a versatile process and differs from western (oil based ink) woodblock in that it is a water based and non-toxic technique, using watercolour pigment, wood block, Japanese carving tools, rice paste and Japanese paper to create beautiful refined prints. It is printed entirely by hand without a printing press. The tutor...
Advanced Painting Practice at Morley College London
Advanced Painting Practice at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 4th October 2019
£1305
For experienced students who want to further their skills and develop a personal and contemporary approach to painting, whether figurative or abstract. The course focusses on studio practice, working from your own drawings, photographs, memories or imagination. . You will learn through self-directed painting, individual tutorials, technical demonstrations, lectures, gallery visits and group discussions. Entry is by interview with portfolio of work. By the end of the course you will be able to Use sketchbooks and studies to develop new work Understand and manage complex colour relationships Use layers of...
An Introduction to Design for Jewellery Makers at Morley College London
An Introduction to Design for Jewellery Makers at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 27th March 2020
£105
This introductory course is ideal for those who have been making metal jewellery, and want to learn to design and develop their own unique style. Explore creative ways of developing ideas through guided drawing and model making exercises. No prior drawing or design experience is needed By the end of the course you will be able to source inspiration and collect this in a paper-based or digital format use a range of methods to develop inspiration into jewellery designs, such as abstraction, repetition, scaling up and down draw a piece...
An Introduction to Working With Stained Glass - Morley College - 11 weeks on campus
An Introduction to Working With Stained Glass - Morley College - 11 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 27th September 2019
£275
This beginners course will teach you all the techniques necessary to design and create your own stained glass 'leaded light' panels .Learn to design workable patterns, cutting glass, leading and soldering. After the first of two projects, the materials for the second panel will be charged at cost price. By the end of the course you will be able to design patterns suitable for stained glass leaded lights handle and cut glass confidently cut, shape and solder lead have a good understanding of how colour and texture of glass can...
Animation Essentials with Adobe After Effects: Beginners - Morley College - 9 weeks on campus
Animation Essentials with Adobe After Effects: Beginners - Morley College - 9 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 23rd September 2019
£320
An ideal introduction to Adobe After Effects, the most widely used, industry standard digital compositing package. Learn how to create projects, animate properties and export projects whilst learning about the major sections and tools of the software. Perfect for film and video students or enthusiasts who are seeking to expand their potential and learn how to use compositing within their projects. If you are not entitled to a reduced fee but are finding it difficult to pay for your course in one go, we can offer a Staged Payment Agreement...
Animation Workshop: Stop Motion and Dragon Frame - Morley College - 6 weeks on campus
Animation Workshop: Stop Motion and Dragon Frame - Morley College - 6 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 4th June 2020
£335
The greatest craft skills in animation are undoubtedly drawn and stop motion animation. This course introduces you to the use of computers, hand-drawing and digital cameras to create stop motion animated sequences. You will also learn the principles and history of animation, how to create 2D and 3D puppets and sets, how to plan and create movement, and how to work creatively with sound, light and cameras to create sequences that will impress. Through craft skills and drawing you will have brought animals and characters to life, and even made...
Art in Northern Europe: From Dürer and Holbein to Rubens and Van Dyck at the National Gallery
Art in Northern Europe: From Dürer and Holbein to Rubens and Van Dyck at the National Gallery
Greater London - Next course on 3rd March 2020
£90
A course to explore art in Northern Europe, 1500 – 1648. We will study styles, techniques, pictorial genres in Flanders, Germany, and England, as well as investigate issues of patronage and taste, society and religion, through the lens of the works of the greatest Northern artists, such as Dürer, Holbein, Brueghel, Rubens, and Van Dyck. The course combines two sessions at Morley College with three visits to the National Gallery, London. Perfect for beginners with no background in art history and eager to learn more about historic art, as well...
Art We Own: Treasures from London's Autograph Gallery Photography Archive
Art We Own: Treasures from London's Autograph Gallery Photography Archive
Greater London - Next course on 14th November 2019
£20
A visit to the photography archive of London's Autograph Gallery. The collection features the work of artists who use photography and film to highlight issues of identity, representation, human rights and social justice and our selection will explore work made by black, British artists in the 20th and 21st Centuries. Class format and activities Constructive and supportive feedback from your tutor will help you succeed during the class.
Art We Own: Treasures in London's Public Collections
Art We Own: Treasures in London's Public Collections
Greater London - Next course on 17th November 2019
£135
In order to ensure that you make the best possible progress on your course, you will have regular feedback from your tutor, in a constructive and supportive environment.
Art We Own: Treasures in National Gallery
Art We Own: Treasures in National Gallery
Greater London - Next course on 17th November 2019
£55
Constructive and supportive feedback from your tutor will help you succeed during the class.
Art We Own: Treasures in Tate Britain
Art We Own: Treasures in Tate Britain
Greater London - Next course on 16th February 2020
£55
Constructive and supportive feedback from your tutor will help you succeed during the class.
Art We Own: Treasures in the National Portrait Gallery
Art We Own: Treasures in the National Portrait Gallery
Greater London - Next course on 19th January 2020
£25
Constructive and supportive feedback from your tutor will help you succeed during the class.
Art We Own: Treasures in the V&A
Art We Own: Treasures in the V&A
Greater London - Next course on 19th April 2020
£25
Constructive and supportive feedback from your tutor will help you succeed during the class.
Artists of Switzerland from Fuseli to Giacometti at Morley College London
Artists of Switzerland from Fuseli to Giacometti at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 4th October 2019
£160
Switzerland's history, culture and politics are the product of its location and topography. Situated at the heart of western Europe it serves as a crossing point between Italy and the north; it is also bordered on all sides by larger and more powerful countries. Yet Switzerland holds itself aloof as an independent nation, while its close ties with Germany, France and Italy have enabled it to make a remarkable contribution to European culture. Over two terms this course picks out leading Swiss masters between the 18th and 20th centuries: from...
Asia and the West: A History of Artistic Exchange at Morley College London
Asia and the West: A History of Artistic Exchange at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 12th September 2019
£145
Explore the fascinating way in which trade links, diplomacy and colonialism from the 17th to 21st centuries have given rise to the production of works of art with their own hybrid identities. Class format and activities In order to ensure that you make the best possible progress on your course, you will have regular feedback from your tutor, in a constructive and supportive environment.
Ballet Costume: Plate Tutu Masterclass - Morley College - 3 weeks on campus
Ballet Costume: Plate Tutu Masterclass - Morley College - 3 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 6th June 2020
£165
Create your own Plate Tutu ,ideal for lovers of Ballet, Costume or Cosplay or 'Ballet Mums ! ' .Working with multiple layers of tulle, this is a rare opportunity to gain the specialist skills from an expert, to produce these unique garments. Some sewing in your own time is required if you wish to take full advantage of the course. You must have reached an intermediate level of experience working with patterns and constructing garments .You can create an adult or children's size Tutu. Class format and activities In order...
Batik weekend - Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
Batik weekend - Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 6th October 2019
£100
A resist dye method, working with hot wax, using traditional tools to create a variety of patterns, marks and figurative imagery on cloth. Paint directly onto the cloth with fibre reactive dyes, to create colourful and expressive designs with this very versatile technique. Suitable for all levels. By the end of the course you will be able to Have a working knowledge of traditional and contemporary batik practices. Use a variety of tools, including tjantings (pen-like tools for applying hot wax) to draw with wax and to use procion dyes...
Beaded Jewellery Workshop at Morley College London
Beaded Jewellery Workshop at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 12th September 2019
£180
Develop a range of off loom bead weaving skills on this evening jewellery workshop. Suitable for beginners or students with experience who are looking to extend their skills with the help of an experienced tutor. By the end of the course you will be able to use a range of bead weaving stiches and pattern including: Netting, Right Angle Weave, Peyote have a greater understanding of seed beads, types available and sizes and when to use them Create a range of beaded jewellery, showcasing the different techniques taught Class format...
Bespoke Tailoring for Men and Women at Morley College London
Bespoke Tailoring for Men and Women at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 12th September 2019
£350
From Edward VII to James Bond, tailoring is a British tradition that dates back hundreds of years. Master the skills needed to produce beautifully tailored jackets for men and women. You will be able to build on your existing abilities in producing garments as you develop a deeper understanding of the cut and finish of a jacket. Acquire a wide range of tailoring techniques and learn how to work with specialist materials and canvases in creating the quintessential British garment . Achievement on the course /completion of the Jacket, will...
Black British Art and Artists at Morley College London
Black British Art and Artists at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 10th October 2019
£100
Learn how artists of African and Afro-Caribbean descent, now in major collections both nationally and internationally, have made a major contribution to the cultural landscape of Britain. During these five sessions, with your lecturers Jasmin Bhanji, Dr Leon Wainright, Simrath Panasser and Ali Eisa, you will be looking at, discussing and enjoying art both at Morley and offsite at the Autograph ABT Gallery. You will explore the historical and cultural context of work made by black, British artists in the 20th Century and the critical and social significance of black...
Block Printing - Morley College - 3 weeks on campus
Block Printing - Morley College - 3 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 25th January 2020
£145
Learn to design and cut a set of coordinating, wood mounted blocks. Print and overprint repeats and border patterns on to cloth and paper. Traditional techniques and simple dye fixing can be continued at home on a kitchen table. By the end of the course you will be able to Design and cut a pair of coordinating lino blocks for printing onto paper and cloth Prepare dyes, dye pad and hammers to create a series of crisp repeated prints Develop varied patternmaking with overprints and colour combinations Make a cushion...
Book Arts: Books and Containers at Morley College London
Book Arts: Books and Containers at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 4th June 2020
£145
On this five week course, students make books and containers: we will make folded books, paper boxes and slipcases using origami techniques, a Japanese multi-section book and a Japanese box closed with bone clasps. Class format and activities In order to ensure that you make the best possible progress on your course, you will have regular feedback from your tutor, in a constructive and supportive environment.
Book Arts: Fold and Sew at Morley College London
Book Arts: Fold and Sew at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 5th March 2020
£145
On this five week course, we will explore different ways of folding paper, adding pockets or fold-outs to book pages and experimenting with origami to make 3D books/objects. We will also make books using a variety of sewing techniques like Long stitch and Buttonhole stitch. Class format and activities In order to ensure that you make the best possible progress on your course, you will have regular feedback from your tutor, in a constructive and supportive environment.
Book Arts: Print, Cut, Paste at Morley College London
Book Arts: Print, Cut, Paste at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 31st October 2019
£145
On this exciting new five week course, we will explore different book structures: from conventional bookbinding to artist book formats. We will start with a hardcover notebook to write down notes and ideas for this term's class. Other books you will make in this class include: Swiss binding, dos-a-dos, French doors. We will also print our own endpapers / book covers with hand-carved stamps (rubber, vinyl or lino). By the end of the course you will be able to use bookbinding techniques to make a wide range of book forms...
Bookbinding - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Bookbinding - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 18th September 2019
£350
On this course you will make a case binding and a drop back box to fit. The course provides all the support you need to master the basics of bookbinding through a range of demonstrations and practical exercises. You will be taught about how to handle tools, equipment and bookbinding materials with confidence. The course is suitable for beginners and more experienced bookbinders who want to refresh their skills and work on personal projects. By the end of the course you will be able to understanding book binding techniques, structures...
Bookbinding: Beginner & Intermediate at Morley College London
Bookbinding: Beginner & Intermediate at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 18th September 2019
£125
This course introduces two types of bookblock sewing in bookbinding, FRENCH LINKED STITCH and MEETING-GUARD SEWING. In the class, students will complete two case-bound books, FULL and QUARTER, with the sewing techniques. It will help you understand practical differences between the sewing techniques. The course provides all the support you need to master the basics of bookbinding. The class will be a mixture of demonstrations and practical exercises. You will be taught about how to handle tools, equipment and bookbinding materials with confidence. Class format and activities In order to...
Bookbinding: Intermediate and Advanced - Morley College - 11/12 weeks on campus
Bookbinding: Intermediate and Advanced - Morley College - 11/12 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 12th September 2019
£355
For students who have knowledge of bookbinding. Projects are self-directed and also provided through class exercises with a different focus each term. Areas covered include leather and Vellum styles of binding, Gold finishing and book repair. By the end of the course you will be able to repair books using different techniques gain professional bookbinding skills make a fine leather binding make boxes do gold tooling work demonstrate awareness of Health and Safety issues in Bookbinding and safe studio practice with due concern for other studio users. Class format and...
Bridal and Evening wear Techniques at Morley College London
Bridal and Evening wear Techniques at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 10th September 2019
£320
The construction beautiful gowns whether for the altar or Oscars! Bridal and Evening Wear share many similar techniques. You will be able to build on your existing knowledge and develop more advanced construction and finishing skills produce these beautiful garments. This course will focus on the difficult and challenging features used when constructing a bridal/evening gown. A different set of techniques is taught each week from relatively simple ones building towards more complex over the term. You will produce your own reference work of samples, notes and hand outs. You...
British Political Art of the 20th Century at Morley College London
British Political Art of the 20th Century at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 29th October 2019
£145
20th Century art has been seen largely in terms of modernism - political art was swept to the margins and dismissed as ‘agitprop’. But British artists did respond to the political circumstances of the 20th Century -sometimes in surprising and novel ways. Pre-war we will look at Surrealism, the emergence of critical art photography, mass observation, the Artist’s international and the debates about the form ‘socialist art’ should take; post war the ‘kitchen sink’ school of British realism, the ‘Berger’ debates, artist response to the cold war, the attempts in...
Bronze casting - Morley College - 5 days on campus
Bronze casting - Morley College - 5 days on campus
Greater London - Next course on 21st October 2019
£460
This five day course provides an introduction to the art and techniques of lost wax bronze casting. Students will participate fully with the process, wax modelling, participate with their work being moulded and cast then learn and practice the metalwork and finishing skills to finish their bronze work. Basic materials including 1 kilo of Bronze are included in course fee but charged £25/kilo when used over this amount. Technician supported. All levels welcome including beginners. By the end of the course you will be able to Gain an understanding of...
BTEC HNC Ceramics at Morley College, London
BTEC HNC Ceramics at Morley College, London
Greater London - Next course on 23rd September 2019
£6150
Our higher education level 4 HNC Ceramics course offers an exciting opportunity for students to gain practical and digital design skills and to improve personal creative practice. Under the supervision of experienced Program Manager and Ceramicist Anna Silverton, along with an enthusiastic team of inspiring tutors who are all industry specialists, students will develop ideas and skills within the context of ‘real-world’ design-focused assignments. At Morley our specialist ceramics, mould-making and design studios are equipped with the latest equipment to enable students to explore emerging technologies and gain hands on...
BTEC HNC Fashion at Morley College, London
BTEC HNC Fashion at Morley College, London
Greater London - Next course on 23rd September 2019
£6150
This course is the first year of the Pearson BTEC HND Art & Design (Fashion) 2 year diploma. Developed to respond to the needs of the industry, our curriculum will enable you to push the boundaries of your creativity in conceptual fashion design and textiles while gaining a solid foundation of professional techniques in garment construction, pattern cutting and computer aided design. Working on professional equipment, ranging from industrial sewing machines and K&L stands to modern digital resources including Gerber Technology and 3D printer, you will be supported in your...
BTEC HND Ceramics at Morley College London
BTEC HND Ceramics at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 23rd September 2019
£6150
Our higher education level 5 HND Ceramics course provides plenty of exciting opportunities for students to gain both excellent practical knowledge and advanced design skills to support future careers. Under the supervision of experienced Program Manager and Ceramicist Anna Silverton, and with a team of inspiring specialist tutors, students will develop hands-on experience within the context of ‘real-world’ design-focused assignments. At Morley our specialist ceramics, mould-making and design studios are equipped with the latest digital and practical facilities to enable students to explore emerging technologies and gain hands on knowledge...
BTEC HND Fashion at Morley College London
BTEC HND Fashion at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 23rd September 2019
£6150
This course is the Pearson BTEC HND Art & Design (Fashion) diploma. Developed to respond to the needs of the industry, our curriculum will enable you to push the boundaries of your creativity in conceptual fashion design and textiles while gaining a solid foundation of professional techniques in garment construction, pattern cutting and computer aided design. Working on professional equipment, ranging from industrial sewing machines and K&L stands to modern digital resources including Gerber Technology and 3D printer, you will be supported in your studies by our experienced specialist tutors...
Build a Sketchbook at Morley College London
Build a Sketchbook at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 1st October 2019
£125
This course is about observing and sketching, but also about mark making, being creative, getting inventive and becoming connected to your sketchbooks. Once started you won’t be able to put them down. Learn how to look at the world around you and select individual aspects which inspire your ideas for visual work. Record these in a sketchbook, in a variety of ways, using different materials. Organise these ideas into themes which can be developed in different directions. Class format and activities In order to ensure that you make the best...
Business Start Up For Artists, Designers and Makers at Morley College London
Business Start Up For Artists, Designers and Makers at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 6th October 2019
£95
This weekend course is for artists, designers and makers needing to understand the basics steps to start their self-employed practice or set up a creative business. We will explore how to get started, key legal issues, getting paid and how profit is taxed. Creative marketing, networking and promotional strategies will be explored with tight budgets in mind Class format and activities In order to ensure that you make the best possible progress on your course, you will have regular feedback from your tutor, in a constructive and supportive environment.
Business: Professional Ceramics Practice at Morley College London
Business: Professional Ceramics Practice at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 28th September 2019
£575
This advanced course is ideal for those wishing to develop and extend their professional approach to running a successful ceramics practice and runs over an academic year. Topics covered include selling, promoting, exhibiting and identifying the market place. You will be encouraged to identify opportunities on a wider level as well as networking and building up/towards a client base. Whilst practically developing your ceramics outside of the college you will be supported by your tutor and with peer discussions. These 12 sessions will enable students to build on their learning...
Careers in Fashion: Introduction to the Fashion Industry - Morley College - 1 day on campus
Careers in Fashion: Introduction to the Fashion Industry - Morley College - 1 day on campus
Greater London - Next course on 23rd May 2020
£60
This course is for you if you are interested in learning about the practicalities of the fashion industry from design to production, branding and sales. You’ll gain an insight into the commission process as well as learning about manufacturing. You will also have an opportunity to practise pitching a fashion brand idea. Class format and activities Constructive and supportive feedback from your tutor will help you succeed during the class.
Carving Gargoyles and Faces: Wood and Stone - Morley College - 3 weeks on campus
Carving Gargoyles and Faces: Wood and Stone - Morley College - 3 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 7th June 2020
£150
A 3 day workshop to create a gargoyle for the house or garden in stone or wood. Learn fundamental carving skills, which can be used in further courses at Morley. We will be developing our ideas in clay and carving in various types of stone and wood. This course gives you the opportunity to carve aspects of a portrait or gargoyle learning to understand eyes, noses, ears and whole faces in stone or wood. Open to beginners and those with experience. Basic materials included but charged for when you exceed...
Ceramic Saturdays : Beginners taster course including mixed levels at Morley College London
Ceramic Saturdays : Beginners taster course including mixed levels at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 21st September 2019
£125
This course will allow you to get a feel of what it is like to work with clay and glaze and begin to understand it’s potential to make a form. We will look at different types of clay and learn how to shape and mould it using a limited range of techniques. You will have time to experiment with the some options for decorating the clay surface through using clay coloured slip and completing the form with a basic introduction to glazing. There will be a charge for clay work...
Ceramic surface decoration using transfer, enamel and enamel - Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
Ceramic surface decoration using transfer, enamel and enamel - Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 23rd November 2019
£105
You will have the opportunity to work with a designer in this field of practice to use the full range of on-glaze techniques such as transfers, decals, enamels and lustres on top of purchased white ware to create surface design and pattern. The sessions will introduce each topic to enable you to create a multi-layered surface using these different techniques. Naomi will also explain where you can purchase these materials from different suppliers. There will also be an opportunity to explain basic photoshop principles to create images for the digital...
Ceramics: Advanced Levels - Morley College -  various durations
Ceramics: Advanced Levels - Morley College - various durations
Greater London - Next course on 13th September 2019
£350
This advanced course is ideal for those wishing to increase both technical and design skills as well as develop a more professional approach to your ceramic practice. While working on your own and group projects you will be encouraged to experiment with different methods of making, decorating and glazing techniques, in order to promote individual creative potential. New and returning students work alongside each other in a mutually supportive environment in which you will learn both from your tutor and each other. By the end of the course you will...
Ceramics: Beginners including Mixed Levels - Morley College - Various Durations on Campus
Ceramics: Beginners including Mixed Levels - Morley College - Various Durations on Campus
Greater London - Next course on 9th September 2019
£205
This course will allow you to get a feel of what it is like to work with clay and glaze and begin to understand its potential to make a form. We will look at different types of clay and learn how to shape and mould it using a range of hand-building techniques. You will have time to experiment with the some options for decorating the clay surface through using clay coloured slip and completing the form with a basic introduction to glazing. students work alongside each other in a mutually...
Ceramics: Beginners to Intermediate Levels at Morley College London
Ceramics: Beginners to Intermediate Levels at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 10th September 2019
£350
This course will introduce beginner students to the wide variety of making, decorating and glazing techniques involved in the ceramic process. Beginner students will develop fundamental craft skills in a range of ceramic techniques e.g. Coiling. Slab-building, press-moulding, throwing, slip decoration and glazing. Intermediate students will further develop chosen making skills in a range of ceramic techniques e.g. hand-building, throwing, decoration and glazing You will learn to discuss and question appropriate techniques and materials in order to develop individual project work. Develop an awareness of historical and contemporary approaches in...
Ceramics: Intermediate and Advanced Levels -  Morley College - Various Durations on Campus
Ceramics: Intermediate and Advanced Levels - Morley College - Various Durations on Campus
Greater London - Next course on 9th September 2019
£405
This course is ideal for those wishing to increase both technical and design skills as well as develop a more professional approach. Whilst working on own and group projects you will be encouraged to experiment with different methods of making, decorating and glazing techniques, in order to promote individual creative potential. New and returning students work alongside each other in a mutually supportive environment in which you will learn both from your tutor and each other. By the end of the course you will be able to You will further...
Chine Collee - Morley College - 3 weeks on campus
Chine Collee - Morley College - 3 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 24th June 2020
£10
Learn how to use chine collee perfectly on your etching and drypoint prints. Bring existing plates to work with. By the end of the course you will be able to Print a single plate with a single chine colle Develop skills, personal visual language and critical decision making Use the printmaking equipment and workshop safely Print multiple pieces of chine colle on a single etching Class format and activities Beginners work alongside intermediate and advanced students and there is lots of opportunity for looking at work, discussing ideas and techniques,...
Christmas Crochet with Katie Jones at Morley College London
Christmas Crochet with Katie Jones at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 7th December 2019
£100
Get in the Christmas mood spirit early and be inspired by class tutor Katie Jones. The 2 sessions will cover basic crochet stitches, joining techniques, shaping and colour work. Some materials are provided and crochet hooks at 3.5 or 4mm in size. Bring your own double knit yarns in your favourite colours. By the end of the course you will be able to Understand basic Crochet Terminology Perform basic Crochet stitches Understand 3D shaping and constructing in crochet Gain confidence and understanding of working with colour Class format and activities...
Clone Your Clothes :Make a Pattern from an existing Garment at Morley College London
Clone Your Clothes :Make a Pattern from an existing Garment at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 26th September 2019
£295
Do you own an item of clothing that fits you perfectly? Would you like to be able to make it up in lots of different fabrics? Re-create your favourite item of clothing by ‘tracing off ‘and making a pattern based on an existing garment, adding correct seam allowances, and details. You will come away from class with your finished paper pattern and toile, so you can go home and make it up as a garment in as many different fabrics as you like. More advanced students may be able to...
Clothes Making Beginners - Morley College
Clothes Making Beginners - Morley College
Greater London - Next course on 16th September 2019
£320
The course will provide you with a thorough introduction to the general principles and skills of clothes making and sewing, using a purchased pattern. A different garment type is taught each term: autumn - skirt; spring - top; summer - trouser, each involving different adjustments and methods of construction. Attending three terms of the course will build your knowledge and skills as you work on different garment types. Progression to Intermediate level is possible but you must have achieved competence at using patterns and making simple garments. By the end...
Clothes Making Intermediate & Advanced – Morley College
Clothes Making Intermediate & Advanced – Morley College
Greater London - Next course on 11th September 2019
£320
The course is suitable for you if you have achieved competence in the use of simple patterns, machinery and garment construction but wish to improve and develop your skills to a professional level in all types of garment making. Previous attendance of x 2 Beginners Clothes Making courses (or equivalent) will provide a good foundation for the Intermediate level .The Advanced level is suitable for those who have completed two or more intermediate level courses(or equivalent). You must have intermediate level clothes making skills and have used patterns in order...
Clothes Making: Occasion And Evening Wear – Morley College – 11 Weeks On Campus
Clothes Making: Occasion And Evening Wear – Morley College – 11 Weeks On Campus
Greater London - Next course on 20th September 2019
£320
Dressing up in occasion and evening wear is something that we have been doing throughout history. Take this opportunity to make your own individual occasion or evening wear garment that is completely unique to you. Alongside this you will learn from weekly demonstrations covering a range of techniques including working with bias, working with specialty fabrics, and shaping garments with boning. We will also look at the history of occasion and evening wear in fashion as well as current designers such as Lanvin and Vivienne Westwood that are known for...
Coding for the Web: Essential Skills - Morley College - 6 weeks on campus
Coding for the Web: Essential Skills - Morley College - 6 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 27th September 2019
£215
This course introduces you to HTML, CSS and JavaScript to produce web pages that comply with usability and accessibility requirements, and current industry web standards.The course equips you with the practical skills to be able to design and develop a richly featured website preparing you to take more confident steps into web development processes. Students will experience how to create basic web pages with HTML, including basic structuring of page content, basic formatting styles using CSS and understanding JavaScript for basic interactivity. By the end of the course you will...
Contemporary Jewellery - Morley College - 11/12 weeks on campus
Contemporary Jewellery - Morley College - 11/12 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 11th September 2019
£325
This is an intermediate level class, for students wishing to design and make contemporary jewellery in an environment that encourages experimentation and the use of a wide range of materials. Students can choose to respond to a set brief or work on independent projects. Emphasis is put on creative and thoughtful ways of finding inspiration, helping to open your mind to the possibilities of contemporary jewellery, and creating more original designs. By the end of the course you will be able to Develop an original design from individual research. Execute...
Contemporary Millinery - Morley College - 11 weeks on campus
Contemporary Millinery - Morley College - 11 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 18th September 2019
£320
Learn the techniques required to produce stylish and contemporary hats for both men and women. Each term will focus on different materials and methods: felt in the autumn, straw and woven materials in spring and in summer, the development of patterns for both soft and structured hats will be in focus. Each course will cover a wide range of techniques to enable you to produce beautiful modern hats with a professional finish. Attendance on all three will provide a strong grounding in the core techniques of hat making. This is...
Contemporary Quilt Workshop at Morley College London
Contemporary Quilt Workshop at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 16th September 2019
£515
This course is designed for students who have some experience in patchwork, quilting and wish to expand their knowledge, skill level and develop innovative, contemporary, modern, dynamic art quilts. We will look at great variety of techniques, processes, materials and styles. The focus of this practical course is on experimenting imaginatively with design, fabric painting, printing, dyeing, quilting, applique, embellishment, to both help generate ideas and samples and also to produce ‘complete’ pieces of work. There will also be time to develop your own projects in a stimulating and sympathetic...
Costume Design and Making: Fabulous 40s and 50s - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Costume Design and Making: Fabulous 40s and 50s - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 15th January 2020
£490
This is an intensive practical course covering pattern cutting, costume making and design aspects which you can apply to womenswear whilst you develop a portfolio towards working in theatre wardrobes and costume departments. Gain skills, experience and an impressive portfolio to work in film, theatre and television. A different era is taught each term, Autumn: 20’s and 30’s, Spring: 40’s and 50’s, Summer: cosplay. Although each term can be taken separately, attendance on all three terms will provide a wide range of skill and thorough knowledge of costume. Experience of...
Costume Design and Making: The Roaring 20s and 30s at Morley College London
Costume Design and Making: The Roaring 20s and 30s at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 25th September 2019
£490
This is an intensive practical course covering pattern cutting, costume making and design aspects. In addition, you will immerse yourself in fashion history with a visit from dress historian Clare Spencer, offering garment analysis and discussion of historical dress. Apply your new knowledge and skills to womenswear for both fashion and costume, whilst developing your skills and portfolio. A different era is taught each term, Autumn: 20's and 30's, Spring: 40's and 50's, Summer: Victorian. In the Autumn Term we will explore the fun and frivolous fashions of the twenties...
Costume Design and Making: Victorian - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Costume Design and Making: Victorian - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 29th April 2020
£490
This is an intensive practical course covering pattern cutting, costume making and design aspects which you can apply to womenswear whilst you develop a portfolio towards working in theatre wardrobes and costume departments. Gain skills, experience and an impressive portfolio to work in film, theatre and television. A different era is taught each term, Autumn: 20s and 30s, Spring: 40s and 50s, Summer: cosplay. Although each term can be taken separately, attendance on all three terms will provide a wide range of skill and thorough knowledge of costume. Experience of...
Couture Garment Construction and Sewing Techniques - Morley College
Couture Garment Construction and Sewing Techniques - Morley College
Greater London - Next course on 10th September 2019
£350
Learn to cut, fit and construct beautiful couture garments in this practical workshop style course. You will be able to build on your existing knowledge and develop more advanced fitting, construction and couture finishing skills as you produce these beautiful garments., This course is suitable for you if you want to produce these garments for yourself, or you want to earn a living producing these garments by running your own business or by working for a company. You will be able to devise your own projects with the tutor dependent...
Couture Hand Sewing Techniques Part 1 at Morley College London
Couture Hand Sewing Techniques Part 1 at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 30th November 2019
£60
Learn to finish garments to a couture standard using hand sewing techniques .Create your own library of samples . Extend your skills further by enrolling on part 1 & 2.Existing hand & machine sewing skills essential . Class format and activities Constructive and supportive feedback from your tutor will help you succeed during the class.
Couture Hand Sewing Techniques Part 2
Couture Hand Sewing Techniques Part 2
Greater London - Next course on 1st February 2020
£60
Learn to finish garments to a couture standard using hand sewing techniques .Create your own library of samples . Extend your skills further by enrolling on part 1 & 2.Existing hand & machine sewing skills essential . Class format and activities Constructive and supportive feedback from your tutor will help you succeed during the class.
Create a free Wordpress website in three days: Saturday Short at Morley College London
Create a free Wordpress website in three days: Saturday Short at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 9th November 2019
£180
Wordpress is fast becoming the number one choice for free web and blog hosting. Work with media including pictures, sound and video and text, and your written words - managing your content to effectively target your audience. This intensive course will introduce you to the essential skills required to create an entirely free website/blog platform using the world's most popular Content Management System. User-friendly and fun; Wordpress allows you to design and manage content in an intuitive way. By the end of the course you will be able to Setup...
Creative Basketry - Morley College - 5/6 weeks on campus
Creative Basketry - Morley College - 5/6 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 10th September 2019
£175
This course offers a creative, experimental approach to contemporary basketry through the exploration of different weaving techniques such as coiling, check-weave, twining and random weave, in order to create unique functional containers or sculptural forms. A variety of organic, processed and recycled materials (not including willow) will be available, enabling students to design with colour, pattern, texture and surface decoration. The tutor will provide inspirational imagery, books and samples of creative, contemporary basketry to stimulate openness to new ideas. Beginners are welcome, no previous experience is necessary, however those who...
Creative Collage at Morley College London
Creative Collage at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 6th November 2019
£185
Transform and revitalize your creative process with playful, experimental reinventions using found materials and generate images through the immediacy of collage techniques. Collages created on this structured course may be used as preparation for future work or as finished pieces in themselves. By the end of the course you will be able to Use collage as a direct drawing tool Investigate aspects of composition, using shape, line, texture and contrast Explore colour themes, layers, juxtapositions and transparencies Use found materials to invent fresh imagery for your individual themes and the...
Creative Collage: Using Paper and Prints at Morley College London
Creative Collage: Using Paper and Prints at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 7th June 2020
£80
Learn how to combine many different materials to make collages. This is a perfect medium for expressing humour or satire, so you will be encouraged to experiment and find your own approach to this very easy, approachable and immediate way of working. By the end of the course you will be able to Select sources of inspiration, and choose how to record them Develop these ideas through approaching them with different techniques and materials. Present these ideas visually, using the sketchbook as a means of visual communication Class format and...
Creative drawing and experimental mark-making for Ceramics at Morley College London
Creative drawing and experimental mark-making for Ceramics at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 24th February 2020
£65
With ceramic surfaces in mind students will explore drawing and mark making on papers. We will work with graphite and charcoal, inks, wax resist, frottage and some low-tech printmaking techniques such as monoprint and block printing. We will also experiment with making drawings that can be projected onto 2D shapes and 3D forms as a starting point for generating ideas. The aim is to help give a more exploratory approach to drawing and mark making in ceramics and to help generate ideas through exploring materials as well as making observations...
Creative Drawing and Painting - Morley College
Creative Drawing and Painting - Morley College
Greater London - Next course on 17th September 2019
£355
Unlock your imagination and explore experimental approaches to painting. Be inspired by music, poetry, stories and other artworks in practical exercises and projects. Use a range of different methods and materials including paint, collage and mixed media to visualise your creative ideas. All levels and abilities welcome. By the end of the course you will be able to Express your own individual vision Work both by observation and from the imagination Explore and combine a range of painting principles: tone, colour, composition, layering, luminosity etc Feel confident about using paint,...
Creative Fashion Illustration : Beginners and Improvers - Morley College - 5 weeks on campus
Creative Fashion Illustration : Beginners and Improvers - Morley College - 5 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 25th February 2020
£150
On this course you will gain an insight into the wider role of fashion illustration. Fashion Illustration can be used to promote a product, illustrate a magazine feature or visually explain a design idea. It is by making drawings and experimenting with images on paper that fashion designer develops and give shape to their creative ideas. You will utilise traditional and experimental media & techniques to develop your own unique style. This course is aimed at both beginners and ‘improvers’; those who already have some drawing experience. It works well...
Creative Metal Casting Techniques for Jewellery at Morley College London
Creative Metal Casting Techniques for Jewellery at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 30th November 2019
£155
Explore studio casting techniques using delft clay and cuttlefish. Learn how to reproduce found objects, models and hand crafted pieces in silver and finish them to professional pieces of jewellery. Suitable for all levels. Silver costs not included. By the end of the course you will be able to Select suitable objects to use as models for casting. Prepare a cuttlefish and a delft clay mould Pour molten metal into the prepared mould. File, clean and polish your cast pieces to make into a piece of jewellery Class format and...
Creative Pattern Cutting Draping On the Stand - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Creative Pattern Cutting Draping On the Stand - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 28th October 2019
£320
Draping is an alternative method of pattern cutting, offering increased creativity and a different way to understand how 2D shapes translate into 3D garments. A garment or specific detail is created by working directly onto a mannequin. Draping is an important part of the design process, it is an extremely useful method to widen knowledge of design, shapes and proportions. A different theme will be taught each term. Each term exists as a separate course and can be taken as such or you may wish to enrol on more than...
Creative Pattern Cutting Draping: Short Course (Daytime) - Morley College
Creative Pattern Cutting Draping: Short Course (Daytime) - Morley College
Greater London - Next course on 28th October 2019
£205
Draping is an alternative method of pattern cutting, offering increased creativity and a different way to understand how 2D shapes translate into 3D garments. A garment or specific detail is created by working directly onto a mannequin. Draping is an important part of the design process, it is an extremely useful method to widen knowledge of design, shapes and proportions. A different theme will be taught each term. All students enrolling on the course as a beginner will start by covering a basic skirt and top, students who have a...
Creative Sketchbooks - Morley College - 6 weeks on campus
Creative Sketchbooks - Morley College - 6 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 18th September 2019
£185
Discover how to generate inventive sketchbooks and worksheets. Through practical drawing exercises and guided projects, learn how to source themes, develop variations and present ideas effectively. Sketchbooks or worksheets created on this structured course may be used as preparation for future work or as finished pieces in themselves. By the end of the course you will be able to Understand different ways of sourcing and recording information through drawing Expand, develop and refine possibilities by experimenting with a range of materials Visually present the development of your ideas through sketchbooks...
Creativity and the Unconscious at Morley College London
Creativity and the Unconscious at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 4th October 2019
£430
Use art materials, images and other resources to create artwork inspired by personal memories, meaning and symbolism. Come away with a deeper knowledge and understanding of the work of CG Jung, symbolism, the collective unconscious & archetypal thinking together with a practical connection to the nature of universal symbolism and your unconscious mind. By the end of the course you will be able to Use art materials, images and other resources to create artwork inspired by personal memories, meaning and symbolism. Keep journals, dream diaries and research and develop themes...
Cyanotype Blue Printing 1 at Morley College London
Cyanotype Blue Printing 1 at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 9th November 2019
£100
Learn to prepare a light sensitive blueprint solution and how to apply it to different surfaces effectively including paper and fabric. Use Morley garden as a source of inspiration. Students develop and experiment with various techniques to make unique images using this historical process and learn to remove the blue colour from prints and make brown-toned images. The course also investigates current practice and artists using cyanotype or blueprinting. By the end of the course you will be able to Mix your own blueprint light sensitive solution with a recipe...
Cyanotype Blue Printing 2 at Morley College London
Cyanotype Blue Printing 2 at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 25th April 2020
£100
Learn to prepare a light sensitive blueprint solution and how to apply it to different surfaces effectively including paper and fabric. Use Morley garden as a source of inspiration. Students develop and experiment with various techniques to make unique images using this historical process and learn to remove the blue colour from prints and make brown-toned images. The course also investigates current practice and artists using cyanotype or blueprinting. Class format and activities In order to ensure that you make the best possible progress on your course, you will have...
Deconstructing & Reconstructing Images at Morley College London
Deconstructing & Reconstructing Images at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 29th November 2019
£95
Discover different ways of collaging to recompose a new image by making use of existing test prints or/and photographs. Create depth in the work by using cutting and collage techniques to create 3D effects. Class format and activities In order to ensure that you make the best possible progress on your course, you will have regular feedback from your tutor, in a constructive and supportive environment.
Design and make a bag - Morley College
Design and make a bag - Morley College
Greater London - Next course on 16th September 2019
£350
Bags and handbags have been the big fashion statement for some time and this looks set to continue. This course will give you the skills to make your own bags and accessories from a wide range of materials, including soft leather and suede, to a high degree of professional skill and finish. You will be able to use purchased patterns, which you can adapt if you wish, or to develop your own designs and patterns to produce unique pieces. If you are a returning student, you will be able to...
Develop Silkscreen Printing at Morley College London
Develop Silkscreen Printing at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 9th May 2020
£100
Develop print design with silkscreen. This short course uses existing screens made previously on Discover and/or Explore Silkscreen courses and combines them with paper stencils. Print interesting layered effects and have fun foiling and flocking to embellish the surface. Bring your own fabric, plain or already patterned or purchase from us in the studio. By the end of the course you will be able to Develop ideas adding decorative marks employing a silkscreen Cut stencil shapes out of paper to enhance your prints Silk screen print onto fabric using photo...
Digital Graphic Design: Essential Skills -  Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Digital Graphic Design: Essential Skills - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 26th September 2019
£355
An introduction to the essential digital software for creating a wide range of graphic design solutions from logo design through to packaging and magazine publishing. Work on professional briefs and learn essential skills to integrate vector graphics, photographic images, page layout and ideas generation. No design background is necessary to join this course and you will develop drawing skills as well as learning computer software. This is an exciting, challenging course to develop your design skills. If you are not entitled to a reduced fee but are finding it difficult...
Digital Photography: Advanced Techniques at Morley College London
Digital Photography: Advanced Techniques at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 28th February 2020
£280
This course is for more experienced photographers who want to delve deeper into the camera's functions and hone their skills to be more creative in their photography. This intensive course will introduce you to exciting projects and you will soon see your pictures and skills improving. This course will give you creative control over your camera thereby encouraging you to take photographs with intention, rather than letting the camera do all the work. A thorough grounding in exposure and working in various light conditions will increase confidence. The project work...
Digital Photography: Beginners - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Digital Photography: Beginners - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 24th September 2019
£335
Still stuck in the 'Auto' mode on your camera? Want to take better pictures? This course is for beginners who own a Digital Camera and want to learn more of its functions. Learn how to operate your camera in manual mode, make correct exposures in a range of situations and understand aperture, shutter speed, ISO, focus and more. This course will give you creative control over your camera thereby encouraging you to take photographs with intention, rather than letting the camera do all the work. This intensive, creative course will...
Digital Photography: Improvers - Morley College - 6 weeks on campus
Digital Photography: Improvers - Morley College - 6 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 8th November 2019
£200
Ideal for students who have completed the Beginners level. This course is for who already have some knowledge of digital photography and know how to use their camera. You will further explore what makes a 'good' photograph; through mastering exposure, focusing, composition and image editing. You will work on regular projects, set to challenge and test your skills. Feedback on your work will be given in class. If you are not entitled to a reduced fee but are finding it difficult to pay for your course in one go, we...
Digital Photography: The Essentials at Morley College London
Digital Photography: The Essentials at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 20th September 2019
£200
Still stuck in the 'Auto' mode on your camera? Want to take better pictures? This course is for beginners who own a Digital Camera and want to learn more of its functions. Learn how to operate your camera in manual mode, make correct exposures in a range of situations and understand aperture, shutter speed, ISO, focus and more. This course will give you creative control over your camera thereby encouraging you to take photographs with intention, rather than letting the camera do all the work. This intensive, creative course will...
Digital Skills for Social Media: Saturday Workshop - Morley College - 1 day on campus
Digital Skills for Social Media: Saturday Workshop - Morley College - 1 day on campus
Greater London - Next course on 8th February 2020
£60
Use digital cameras and other recording devices such as smart phones, to create content for social media sites and blogs. You will learn how to capture, store and upload images to social media sites such as Facebook and YouTube. Class format and activities Constructive and supportive feedback from your tutor will help you succeed during the class.
Digital Skills for Social Media: Sunday Workshop - Morley College - 1 day on campus
Digital Skills for Social Media: Sunday Workshop - Morley College - 1 day on campus
Greater London - Next course on 6th October 2019
£60
Use digital cameras and other recording devices such as smart phones, to create content for social media sites and blogs. You will learn how to capture, store and upload images to social media sites such as Facebook and YouTube. By the end of the course you will be able to Use smart phone/digital camera effectively to achieve a range of visual effects Create photographs in response to a given task set in the lesson Build an online presence by producing an album/mood board uploaded to Facebook and Pinterest Hash-tagging images...
Digital Spec Drawing for Fashion at Morley College London
Digital Spec Drawing for Fashion at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 16th November 2019
£180
This course will take place over one Saturday and two Sundays. Course dates: Saturday 16th, Sunday 17th and Sunday 24th November. This is a beginners course, designed to introduce you to using Adobe Illustrator as a tool in creating Vector spec drawings for Fashion. Digital spec drawings (also called flat drawing, technical drawing or working drawing) are vital tools in the industry and help designers communicate ideas for production & manufacturing in a clear, professional way. Specs are used throughout the design process and include vital information such as panel...
Discover Silkscreen Printing at Morley College London
Discover Silkscreen Printing at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 5th October 2019
£100
This two day course offers the opportunity to develop, explore and experiment with the silkscreen process. Design and cut simple shapes for paper stencils, overprint to create interesting effects and colour blends. Produce rhythmic patterns in multi colours achieving quick and effective results. By the end of the course you will be able to Stretch a silkscreen Create paper stencils Mix pigments and blend colours Silk screen print onto fabric using a simple registration method and overprint print in a combination of different ways Develop a vibrant design by overprinting...
Discover Textiles: Develop Print Design with Silkscreen, Stitch, Flock and Foil - Morley College - 5 weeks on campus
Discover Textiles: Develop Print Design with Silkscreen, Stitch, Flock and Foil - Morley College - 5 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 10th June 2020
£145
Develop a print design project with experimental combinations of techniques using silkscreen printing with stitching, quilting, flock and foil. Print shapes using paper stencils, overprinting to create interesting effects and colour blends. Develop designs to expose on to a photo emulsion coated screen and overprint on to earlier stencil prints using a simple registration method to make exciting, rhythmic, repeated patterns. Employ hand sewing or machine stitching and embroidery techniques to embellish and decorate the surface. Quilt using contrasting, tonal or coloured threads to enhance the designs or use foil...
Discover Textiles: Exploring Stitches and Fabric Surfaces at Morley College London
Discover Textiles: Exploring Stitches and Fabric Surfaces at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 6th November 2019
£145
Develop a mini project exploring choices of hand and machine stitch. Create interesting combinations , layering cloth and fibres with embellisher bonding machines. Learn to develop stitched textiles with confidence in this fully supported class. By the end of the course you will be able to Explore techniques and develop a mini project using the basics of design/composition Work handstitches in grouped and layered compositions Use free motion machine stitch to create pattern and/or image on cloth and dissolving surfaces Create your own fabricated backgrounds with machine bonded fabrics and...
Discover Textiles: Resist Dyeing with Indigo at Morley College London
Discover Textiles: Resist Dyeing with Indigo at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 15th January 2020
£145
Explore stitched and clamped 'shibori' resist dyeing with indigo blue and rust. Create subtle colour variations and surprising pattern effects with these fast acting dyes. Choose to stitch pieces in to a textile composition or dye a ready made bag. By the end of the course you will be able to Use basic stitches to resist dye cloth in a series of delicate patterns Explore speedy and effective patternmaking made using wraps clips and clamps Develop pattern placements on a bag or garment, or stitch your samples into pleasing patchworked...
Discover Textiles: Soft Textile Basketry at Morley College London
Discover Textiles: Soft Textile Basketry at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 4th March 2020
£145
Create stylish and useful containers with coiled basketry and stitched techniques. Use your previously dyed indigo cloth or recycled fabrics. Learn to design and make cloth storage boxes, bowls and baskets. Make lids, handles and enhance surfaces with stitch and applied decoration. . By the end of the course you will be able to Usethe ancient craft of coiled basketry to make lively contemporary and useful containers in a variety of rounded shapes. Create subtle textures and decorated surfaces with variations of technique and materials. Use your indigo resists from...
Discover Textiles: Stitched Textiles at Morley College London
Discover Textiles: Stitched Textiles at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 18th September 2019
£145
Learn the basic hand stitches and develop interesting variations using a range of yarns, thread and fabrics. Explore colour combinations and textural effects. Gain essential stitchery know how in this fully supported class which is aimed at beginners. By the end of the course you will be able to Learn to work all the basic stitches with small interesting challenges Develop variations, changing scale, working one set over another and using a wide range of threads and yarns Learn how to use simple free motion machine embroidery Choose to combine...
Documentary Film Making: Beginners - Morley College - 3 weeks on campus
Documentary Film Making: Beginners - Morley College - 3 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 1st February 2020
£180
This course will provide an overview of documentary film history, filming techniques, and the essential skills to enable you to produce a short documentary. You will learn basic camera techniques (e.g. aperture, ISO, and shutter speed) framing, composition, and how to develop a narrative structure, as well as work with sound to record interviews. By the end of the course you will be able to Learn a brief history of the genre, examine the structure of different types of documentary film, and look at researching subject material to explore in...
Documentary Photography: Develop a Project at Morley College London
Documentary Photography: Develop a Project at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 24th April 2020
£200
This course is ideal for anybody that has enthusiasm for documentary photography and a desire to develop ideas to tell a story through a more focused documentary project series. This course particularly suits students that have previously done our Documentary Photography: The Essentials course or Photograph the City: London through the lens. Students will explore what makes a potentially good photographic project whilst improving their practice learning the processes and skills to investigate an idea, take pictures, reflect, take more pictures and then how to edit for the most effective...
Documentary Photography: Essential Skills at Morley College London
Documentary Photography: Essential Skills at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 20th September 2019
£200
This course is designed for those who have an interest in exploring numerous approaches and techniques within Documentary photography, including Street reportage, Social documentary and Photojournalism. Gain compositional skills and develop a critical eye to take pictures that communicate a story effectively. By the end of the course you will be able to Improve your street photography skills and techniques, in response to different locations visited. Gain composition skills to produce interesting compelling images. Analyse a photograph within a critical framework Identify the key elements of photojournalism Tell a story...
Draping Stretch Fabrics - Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
Draping Stretch Fabrics - Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 8th February 2020
£110
Draping on the Stand is an exciting technique that allows you to “live model” your designs, instantly seeing the silhouette take shape. Stretch fabrics have their own unique properties which shape differently to the body. During this 2-day course, you will work directly in stretch fabric to complete a garment using appropriate techniques for draping on the stand. By the end of the course you will be able to use basic techniques for draping stretch fabric on the stand prepare fabric for draping on the stand understand the effect of...
Draw and Paint from the Figure and Still Life - Morley College - 11/12 weeks on campus
Draw and Paint from the Figure and Still Life - Morley College - 11/12 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 30th September 2019
£350
Both the still life and figure will be explored on this course through direct observation. The emphasis is on the discovery of form using a variety of drawing and painting processes. It is suitable for acrylics or oils. Encouragement will be given for the expressive use of colour. By the end of the course you will be able to Develop observational skills with painting and drawing materials. Convey the rhythmical essence of the figure within a limited timescale. Explore the expressive properties of colour using a range of media. Identify...
Draw and Paint: Beyond the Basics - Morley College - 11/12 weeks on campus
Draw and Paint: Beyond the Basics - Morley College - 11/12 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 2nd October 2019
£415
This is a practical course aimed at those with some experience of observational painting and drawing techniques and approaches. The course focuses on traditional subject matter (figurative, still-life, landscape) at a more in-depth level, with an emphasis on extending understanding and application of established practical skills as well as experimental techniques. Learners will be encouraged to develop an individual style and 'voice' by identifying personal themes, interests and preferences for materials usage. Students will work towards personal projects as part of a programme that will include museum/gallery visits, practice-based technical...
Draw and Paint: Inspired by Landscape - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Draw and Paint: Inspired by Landscape - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 20th April 2020
£250
Discover exciting urban landscapes of London including the river, parks, buildings and streets. We will work outside to study form and perspective, composition, space and atmospheric elements. In subsequent weeks we will develop your studies and ideas back in the studio. By the end of the course you will be able to Identify the main forms and perspectives within the urban landscape Use a sketchbook as a visual resource to develop images and ideas Create a range of compositional studies identifying scale from different viewpoints Learn how to select composition...
Draw and Paint: learn the basics - Morley College - 11/12 weeks on campus
Draw and Paint: learn the basics - Morley College - 11/12 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 2nd October 2019
£415
Beginners and intermediate students learn a variety of technical and experimental approaches to working from the model, still life and landscape. By the end of the course you will be able to Work confidently from the model or from a still life. Set an objective for a piece of work and assess its merits/shortcomings Experiment with techniques and ideas creatively and imaginatively. Outline an awareness of line, form, colour and composition in your work Use a variety of painting and drawing materials. Class format and activities Demonstration Studio practice and...
Draw and Paint: Materials, techniques and ideas - Morley College - 11/12 weeks on campus
Draw and Paint: Materials, techniques and ideas - Morley College - 11/12 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 18th September 2019
£355
Do you have some painting experience but want to develop your individual artistic expression? This practical course offers guidance in techniques for exploring a range of painting and drawing materials which help you to identify your approach and express ideas effectively. The sensuous aspects of materials are enjoyed throughout the course. These include oil or acrylic paint on canvas, board or paper; charcoal; graphite; oil pastels; collage materials; inks or mixed media. The distinct qualities of various paints and surfaces are experienced through practical experiments: for example, acrylic stains into...
Draw and Paint: Personal Projects - Morley College
Draw and Paint: Personal Projects - Morley College
Greater London - Next course on 4th October 2019
£355
Develop your personal vision by working from observation and on individual projects. Improve your drawing and painting skills and explore a range of media: oils, acrylics, watercolour, and mixed media; while identifying harmonious composition, form, colour, tone and proportion. You will be supported in developing your artwork through conversation with the tutor; and set topics will be provided as an optional starting point. Personal experimentation and the use of sketchbooks will be encouraged for testing ideas and gathering inspiration. Studio time will also be supplemented by material demonstrations, group discussion,...
Draw in Pastel: Colour and Mark at Morley College London
Draw in Pastel: Colour and Mark at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 22nd April 2020
£140
Oil pastels offer an exciting range of possibilities for working with colour and mark. Work for an extended periods, make quick studies, sketches and large drawings which can be built up and reworked. Class format and activities In order to ensure that you make the best possible progress on your course, you will have regular feedback from your tutor, in a constructive and supportive environment.
Drawing for Beginners at Morley College London
Drawing for Beginners at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 17th September 2019
£355
A practical introduction to drawing skills, using a range of materials. You will be taught various aspects of drawing from observation including proportion, perspective, line and tone. Examples of historical and contemporary drawing will be discussed in class and learners are encouraged to develop a personal response to subjects including landscape, portraits, objects and photographic images. By the end of the course you will be able to Measure the proportions of an object or image Draw with pencil, charcoal and an eraser Draw using a full range of tones Keep...
Drawing for Interior Designers at Morley College London
Drawing for Interior Designers at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 6th March 2020
£125
Gain a grounding in the basics of space planning through the introduction of ergonomics and anthropomorphics in relation to the interior. Apply this knowledge to space planning. Saturday showroom visit March 28. Friday evenings March 13 & 20, April 03. By the end of the course you will be able to Be able to know the difference between scale and proportion Understand the difference between how floor plans and elevations are used Be able to read a floor plan, determining sizes and distances with a scale ruler Be able to...
Drawing Taster at Morley College London
Drawing Taster at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 26th September 2019
£35
Do you long to draw but are too frightened to start? This friendly taster is for you. An excellent preparation for The Drawing Course: Beginners. By the end of the course you will be able to Explore different approaches Use a range of drawing materials Make several drawings from observation Class format and activities This short practical course will introduce you to a range of different approaches to making drawings from observation. You will have the opportunity to work large-scale, and to explore using a variety of drawing materials: pencil,...
Dyeing for Knitters, Weavers and Spinners - Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
Dyeing for Knitters, Weavers and Spinners - Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 6th June 2020
£100
Try dyeing wool roving, woollen yarn, cotton and linen for your weaving and knitting projects, using Acid and Procion dyes. Various techniques such as piece-dyeing and ombre dyeing as well as multi colours in a plastic bag all create exciting yards to use. Suitable for all levels. By the end of the course you will be able to Know which dyes for which yarns Prepare your yarns Mix your dyes Mix your colours Dye up samples and your own yarns in several exciting ways. Class format and activities Activities involve...
Editorial Photography: Photographing for Publication at Morley College London
Editorial Photography: Photographing for Publication at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 8th November 2019
£200
This course is ideal for students that have gained the essential skills of digital photography but would like to progress towards getting their work published. You will gain an insight into a range of different types of editorial photographic assignments and how to meet a client’s brief. Students will take photographs to answer editorial briefs that reflect commissions received by the course tutor for a variety of well-known publications. You will learn how to research what publications are looking for and how to take photographs from still-life, portraiture, interiors to...
Embellish & Upcycle your Wardrobe at Morley College London
Embellish & Upcycle your Wardrobe at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 23rd May 2020
£60
Trims and braids are often used purely as decoration on garments and accessories, but if you plan ahead, they can be turned into an integral part of the garment by incorporating them as part of the garment. You will learn how to use trims, inserts and appliques in stunningly creative ways, making them a part of your garments and accessories rather than just surface additions or edge finishes. This is the final course in our series of embellishment technique courses. Only basic sewing skills are required Class format and activities...
Embellishment : Traditional & Modern Smocking Techniques at Morley College London
Embellishment : Traditional & Modern Smocking Techniques at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 23rd May 2020
£60
Trims and braids are often used purely as decoration on garments and accessories, but if you plan ahead, they can be turned into an integral part of the garment by incorporating them as part of the garment. You will learn how to use trims, inserts and appliques in stunningly creative ways, making them a part of your garments and accessories rather than just surface additions or edge finishes. This is the final course in our series of embellishment technique courses. Only basic sewing skills are required Class format and activities...
Embellishment: Beading for Bridal and Eveningwear
Embellishment: Beading for Bridal and Eveningwear
Greater London - Next course on 25th April 2020
£110
Decorate a neckline with French beaded flowers, caging stones or a solid border of beads; add a beaded fringe to a shoulder strap. Learn skills and practise techniques that can be used to bead a bodice or lace; develop beading skills for your personal use or your business! In this practical and creative workshop you will gain an insight into bridal beading. You will be able to build on your existing knowledge and develop more advanced skills as you produce beautiful bridal beading. This course is suitable for you if...
Embellishment: Contemporary Beading for Fashion & Accessories
Embellishment: Contemporary Beading for Fashion & Accessories
Greater London - Next course on 12th October 2019
£110
Dior set the pace in the Spring-Summer 2014 Couture collection which was filled with intricate textiles that often centred around layering, cutouts and exquisite embellishments. Sheer fabrics with cutouts were often layered over tiny flower shaped sequins, or folded back to reveal clusters of tiny beaded flowers. Using sheer fabrics, layering, cutouts and beading, create fantastic unique embellished effects to turn your garments and accessories into exquisite unique pieces. Only basic sewing skills are required. By the end of the course you will be able to to produce a range...
Embellishment: Make a Beaded Fabric Neckpiece
Embellishment: Make a Beaded Fabric Neckpiece
Greater London - Next course on 21st March 2020
£60
Making a Beaded floral neckpiece .In this workshop, we will be making a textile (fabric) beaded neckpiece. We will be using a selection of fabrics and techniques to create a variety of rosettes, and then further embellishing with assorted beads to create a fashionable statement necklace Class format and activities Constructive and supportive feedback from your tutor will help you succeed during the class.
Experimental Painting - Morley College - 6 weeks on campus
Experimental Painting - Morley College - 6 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 8th November 2019
£185
A studio-based course on contemporary and interdisciplinary approaches to painting. This is an introduction to the 'expanded field of painting' where you will explore personal projects and experiment with unconventional materials and techniques. During the course, you will investigate alternative material and conceptual approaches to how paintings are created, displayed, and discussed. Traditional painting materials, compositions, concepts, and techniques will be considered and re-imagined in relation to other forms of making, such as: sculpture, textiles, installation, and media. You will be supported in your development through material demonstrations, individual tuition,...
Explore Printmaking: Beginners and Intermediate - Morley College - 10/11 weeks on campus
Explore Printmaking: Beginners and Intermediate - Morley College - 10/11 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 30th September 2019
£320
Gain confidence and broaden your knowledge of relief printmaking on this Monday evening course which will take a close look at linocut and woodcut. Expert knowledge will be given by the tutor on the finer details of relief printmaking. Learn how to mix inks, work effectively with the linocut tools and master the art of registration. Open to beginners and more advanced students, this course will explore single colour lino through to caustic etching and reduction lino. There will be tutorials and group discussions throughout the term where students will...
Explore Silkscreen Printing at Morley College London
Explore Silkscreen Printing at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 7th March 2020
£100
Learn to create a photo silk screen of your own design. Make an artwork design to expose on to a light sensitive screen for a permanent stencil. Combine with paper stencils to create layered effects. Bring hand drawings, photographic imagery, interesting textured marks etc. to combine in a design. Bring your own fabric, plain or already patterned or purchase from us in the studio. By the end of the course you will be able to Stretch a silkscreen Coat the screen with photo graphic emulsion Create a design employing photographic...
Explore Tapestry at Morley College London
Explore Tapestry at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 18th September 2019
£270
This is an opportunity to learn traditional French tapestry weaving and progress further with non-traditional materials and techniques. Beginners start by weaving a sampler on a small frame before making a tapestry of their own design. Experienced weavers work on individual projects. By the end of the course you will be able to Beginners will complete an introductory course in tapestry techniques that will include warping up, knotting on, how to handle bobbins, weave a variety of shapes, hatching and spotting Intermediates will explore a variety of textural techniques, working...
Exploring Sculpture evening: Mixed levels - Morley College
Exploring Sculpture evening: Mixed levels - Morley College
Greater London - Next course on 9th September 2019
£285
An open sculpture workshop for all abilities (including Beginners) to develop individual creative expression, greater awareness of techniques, safe workshop practice and experiment with new concepts and materials in sculpture. A well-equipped sculpture studio with option to explore many techniques and processes: clay modelling, life body casting, plaster, mould making, casting, construction, wire & basic metal construction. Opportunity to make work with found materials. Basic materials included but charge for materials over allocated materials fee. Students are encouraged to continue throughout the year to develop personal projects. By the end...
Exploring Sculpture: Beginners and Intermediate - Morley College - Various durations on campus
Exploring Sculpture: Beginners and Intermediate - Morley College - Various durations on campus
Greater London - Next course on 9th September 2019
£285
Develop your own ideas, creativity and skills with introductions to a number of different sculpture media. Try plaster modelling and casting, working with wood, metal and clay. An open workshop for beginners and those with some experience. Extra support will be offered to those with no previous experience. Basic materials included. Materials charged for when use over the allocated materials fee. By the end of the course you will be able to Beginners: learn clay modelling, relief plaster casting and some armature construction techniques including spot welding as an introduction...
Exploring Sculpture: Intermediate/Advanced - Morley College
Exploring Sculpture: Intermediate/Advanced - Morley College
Greater London - Next course on 9th September 2019
£285
This course will give you the skills to plan projects and develop your sculpture studio practice. Alongside being able to make your work with the full use of the facilities at Pelham Hall sculpture studio, brief seminars will be given on related topics. Discussions and off-site visits will help you to identify a place for your work in contemporary art practice. Basic materials included. Materials charged for over allocated materials fee. By the end of the course you will be able to Expand sculpture making skills appropriate to your work....
Exploring Sculpture: Mixed Levels - Morley College - 11/12 weeks on campus
Exploring Sculpture: Mixed Levels - Morley College - 11/12 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 7th January 2020
£285
An open sculpture workshop for all abilities (including Beginners) to develop individual creative expression, greater awareness of techniques, safe workshop practice and experiment with new concepts and materials in sculpture - from clay modelling to metal construction. Basic materials included. Extra support for those with no previous experience. Extra fees will be charged for materials and ceramic firing when the student uses over and above their allocated course materials fee. ,,This course will be taught by Sheila Vollmer and Lara Ritosa-Roberts. By the end of the course you will be...
Exploring Textiles: Colour and Pattern - Daytime at Morley College London
Exploring Textiles: Colour and Pattern - Daytime at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 19th November 2019
£190
Explore heat transfer printing on man-made fabrics and the creative possibilities of collaging elements together directly onto the cloth. Heat transfer printing is an instant process which will transform your fabric with luscious layers of colour and mark. Dysperse dyes are applied to paper through printing or painting, then transferred to fabric using the heat press. Flat objects such as stencils, can be used both as a resist and to print from. You will be shown a range of approaches and combinations from the hand painted to the use of...
Exploring the ceramic surface with slip at Morley College London
Exploring the ceramic surface with slip at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 21st September 2019
£125
This course will introduce you to coloured slip decoration. You will explore the wide variety of slip deocrating techniques available in ceramics. You will create a range of tiles or simple forms in whihc slip decoration can be explored to create surface designs, pattern and layering effects. You will learn and be guided by an experienced tutor in a supportive environment. By the end of the course you will be able to Experiment with a variety of slip techniques to create interesting layered surfaces onto a series of ceramic tiles...
Face to Face: Draw and Paint Portraits - Morley College
Face to Face: Draw and Paint Portraits - Morley College
Greater London - Next course on 30th September 2019
£350
Do faces fascinate you? Draw and paint from the model and learn to make portraits that are solid and realistic. Use knowledge of proportion, anatomical structure, tonal contrast and colour theory to improve your drawing and experiment with acrylic and/or oil painting. Perfect for beginners and for returners wishing to build on and practice skills. By the end of the course you will be able to To know what to look for when drawing and painting portraits (visual analysis) Use a variety of drawing and painting materials. To be able...
Fashion Design - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Fashion Design - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 21st April 2020
£295
If you love clothes and have always wanted to develop your Fashion Design sense, this is a good place to start. Suitable for both beginners and those with some previous experience. This course will benefit you whether you are in further or higher education, hoping to work as a designer, running your own business or if you simply want to learn how to create Fashion design sketches for fun. Learn how to research and develop design ideas, draw inspiration from a range of influences and use a wide variety of...
Fashion Photography from the Model: Sunday Workshop - Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
Fashion Photography from the Model: Sunday Workshop - Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 13th October 2019
£120
This workshop will explore fashion photography techniques . Work with a professional model and learn how to create concepts and scenes for a fashion shoot using a variety of lighting techniques and experimenting with themes, styling, posing and background setting. On this practical course you will learn about the professional processes of fashion photography. You will learn how to use mood boards and storyboards to develop and present your ideas and themes, which you will take through each stage of production from setting up lighting and shooting to basic editing...
Fashion Portfolio Preparation - Morley College - 9 weeks on campus
Fashion Portfolio Preparation - Morley College - 9 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 17th September 2019
£325
This Fashion Portfolio Preparation Course will give you a chance to create a physical body of work and will provide an introduction to visual research, experimentation, mood boards, sketchbooks, ideas development, drawing and presentation skills. You will learn to reflect on and critique the work of yourself and others. Suitable for those wanting to develop their creativity for fun, beginners who wish to start building a portfolio of work, as well as those wanting to build on prior experience in fashion (or art & design) to develop an existing portfolio...
Fashion Styling an Introduction
Fashion Styling an Introduction
Greater London - Next course on 16th September 2019
£150
An introductory course giving you an overview of the world of fashion Styling, perfect training for image consultants, fashion stylists or personal shoppers. Learn the theory and principles of fashion styling and how to apply them confidently to your clients’ lifestyle and needs. ,You will learn how to gather research, make style files and create mood boards. Explore exciting fashion concepts and learn how to incorporate new trends into your work. We will examine and practice editorial styling for fashion media and catwalk shows. Choose cuts, colours and fabrics to...
Film Making for Beginners - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Film Making for Beginners - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 27th September 2019
£335
This course will introduce you to HD video production through a series of exercises and workshops. You will learn how to organise your ideas, plan and shoot sequences as well as develop your camera, sound and editing skills. By the end of the course you should have successfully shot and edited a short film project. If you are not entitled to a reduced fee but are finding it difficult to pay for your course in one go, we can offer a Staged Payment Agreement to split the costs into three...
Film Making for Beginners: Saturday Short at Morley College London
Film Making for Beginners: Saturday Short at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 9th November 2019
£180
This intensive course will introduce you to HD video production through a series of exercises and workshops. You will learn how to organise your ideas, plan and shoot sequences as well as develop your camera, sound and editing skills. By the end of the course you should have successfully shot and edited a short film project. This course is an ideal primer for those interested in starting out with filmmaking. As a student of Morley College you are also entitled to a discount on Adobe CC Software. Your tutor can...
Filming Interviews: Sound and Camera Skills: Sunday Workshop - Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
Filming Interviews: Sound and Camera Skills: Sunday Workshop - Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 9th February 2020
£120
This is a practical course designed for beginners on how to use digital cameras and audio equipment to record interviews to a high standard. The course will explore techniques used by professional filmmakers in video production such as camera exposure controls, white balance, shot sizes, composition, audio recording techniques. You will learn how to record interviews using directional microphones as well as wireless microphones. Additionally you will learn basic editing to synch audio and video. By the end of the course you will be able to Use several camera controls...
Fine Art Mentoring Course at Morley College London
Fine Art Mentoring Course at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 6th October 2019
£1855
This advanced practical fine art one-year course aims to strengthen independence through a year of mentoring. Taught for up to 4 Sundays per term, it culminates in a final exhibition in September 2020. You will bring work in for tutorials, group discussions, workshops, artist talks and seminars, developing your practice as artists both in and outside college. The course will build a stimulating and supportive peer group, introducing skills to enable learners to continue working together on collaborative projects from home using simple online forums. The course leader is artist...
Fittings and Alterations Weekend Taster - Morley College - 2 days on campus
Fittings and Alterations Weekend Taster - Morley College - 2 days on campus
Greater London - Next course on 25th January 2020
£110
This taster course will introduce you to the tips and tricks to make those mis-fitting and tired pieces of clothing come to life. You will be able to build on your existing knowledge and develop your fitting and sewing skills. This course is suitable for you if you want to make simple adjustments to the clothes in your wardrobe or alter clothes for friend and family. As there is limited time on this course, it is advised not to bring tailored coats and jackets. During the course, you will work...
Fruit and Flowers: Still Life from the Greeks to Picasso at Morley College London
Fruit and Flowers: Still Life from the Greeks to Picasso at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 16th January 2020
£180
The course will begin with a study of Classical wall paintings of still life and descriptions of them in the writings of Classical authors such as Pliny. With the beginnings of Christianity still life as a subject disappears in favour of religious imagery but reappears gradually during the 14th century when manuscript illuminators were observing more closely plant, tree, fruit and flower forms, which can be seen in the borders of manuscripts, in particular books of hours. Still life objects were included in the frescoes of Italian artists such as...
Gallery Visits: Art in Britain 1500-2017 - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Gallery Visits: Art in Britain 1500-2017 - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 28th April 2020
£180
Studying in front of the actual works of art at Tate Britain, discover the history of British art from the Tudor period to the present day. From the hidden meanings in Elizabethan portraits, to the discovery of the English landscape, and on towards the effect of the Industrial Revolution on art, we will learn about the evolution of British art and its place in world culture. Fun and accessible, the course is suitable for anyone interested in art, culture or history, and no previous experience of art history or art...
Gallery Visits: Contemporary Art - Morley College - 12 weeks on campus
Gallery Visits: Contemporary Art - Morley College - 12 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 18th September 2019
£215
Explore various contemporary art galleries and exhibition spaces, commercial galleries and museums. Each week you will visit a different exhibition exploring a variety of themes, ideas, artists and fine art practices – such as painting, sculpture, drawing, installation, photography and film. The focus of the course is to discuss the works on display in an informed way. Most sessions include short talks on the artist/ works and themes as well as facilitated group discussion. Although the focus of the course is on contemporary art, sessions occasionally explore art produced during...
Gallery Visits: Historical and Modern Art - Morley College - 12 weeks on campus
Gallery Visits: Historical and Modern Art - Morley College - 12 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 13th September 2019
£215
Do you want to explore art and how artists and art movements link together, both past and present, and gain a deeper understanding of modern art? This is a class which will broaden your knowledge of art practices, collections, art criticism, techniques, ideas, materials and influences in both modern and historical art. A popular, friendly and welcoming class which provides an insider's view of the art world and background information on individual exhibitions and artists. There is an additional entry charge for exhibitions. All the visits are to galleries and...
Games Design With 'Unity 3D' at Morley College London
Games Design With 'Unity 3D' at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 16th January 2020
£365
The class will be taught via a mix of presentation, active learning exercises, demonstrations, hand-outs, step-by-step instructions, pair working and group discussion. One-to-one tuition will be given to help develop ideas and skills. Manageable project work will sometimes be assigned between classes to help you progress. The classes are informal and allow for question and answer sessions, technical advice and support depending on your needs, and assessment and feedback on your progress. In order to ensure that you make the best possible progress on your course, you will have regular...
German Expressionism at Morley College London
German Expressionism at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 4th March 2020
£90
In order to ensure that you make the best possible progress on your course, you will have regular feedback from your tutor, in a constructive and supportive environment.
Getting to Know Your Digital Camera: Saturday Short - Morley College - 3 weeks on campus
Getting to Know Your Digital Camera: Saturday Short - Morley College - 3 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 14th September 2019
£180
Still stuck in the 'Auto' mode on your camera? Want to take better pictures? This course is for beginners who own a Digital Camera and want to learn more of its functions. Learn how to operate your camera in manual mode, make correct exposures in a range of situations and understand aperture, shutter speed, ISO, focus and more. This course will give you creative control over your camera thereby encouraging you to take photographs with intention, rather than letting the camera do all the work. This intensive, creative course will...
Getting To Know Your Mac - Morley College - 1 day on campus
Getting To Know Your Mac - Morley College - 1 day on campus
Greater London - Next course on 18th September 2019
£60
An introduction to using Apple Mac computers and the Mac operating system. Learn how to navigate your way around, save and copy files, work with icons, menus, disks and drives. Organise media and use basic applications. Suitable for Beginners, and those with no experience of using Mac iOS. A great primer course for those wishing to join our digital design courses on Mac computers. By the end of the course you will be able to Navigate Files, Folders and Menus Understand and work with preferences to personalise your Mac Upload...
Glass Engraving - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Glass Engraving - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 23rd September 2019
£300
This course provides a rare opportunity to learn glass engraving, its history, its tools and its many applications, classical and contemporary. Several different engraving techniques will be explored, from diamond point, through drill to wheel engraving. The course focuses on the development of practical skills alongside an appreciation of glass engraving itself and the many interesting effects that can be obtained on glass, not only as an artwork, but also as a sculptural object in light that throws colour and shadows, even providing the means for simple printmaking. By the...
Glass Engraving on Coloured Glass - Morley College - 8 weeks on campus
Glass Engraving on Coloured Glass - Morley College - 8 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 20th April 2020
£240
This eight week course provides a rare opportunity to learn glass engraving on coloured and colour overlaid glass. Several different engraving techniques will be explored, using drill and or the lathe. The course focuses on the many options that working on colour provide for the artist engraver, whether working on flat glass – of interest to stained glass artists – or blown forms. Those who have already attended classes in glass engraving may find this an interesting extension to their skills and beginners may find it just as diverting. By...
Glaze Making and Understanding Materials: An Introduction - Morley College - 3 weeks on campus
Glaze Making and Understanding Materials: An Introduction - Morley College - 3 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 28th February 2020
£150
A rare opportunity to gain an insight into the materials that you may or may not know are in the glazes that you use. You will gain a basic understanding of what these materials are and how they make a difference to your glazes through making glaze tests. You will make basic glaze recipes from scratch and see the results each week. You will also explore these through line blending to create further results. Extended knowledge will be gained through sharing your results with each other. By the end of...
Glaze your summer school work at Morley College London
Glaze your summer school work at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 14th September 2019
£40
This course is ideal for those that need to glaze work made during the summer school. Beginners will be guided through basic glaze application methods with your tutor, Alex Huber. By the end of the course you will be able to Recognise what a glaze is and when to apply it Practice fundamental glazing application methods, for example dipping, pouring and spray glazing Demonstrate awareness of health and safety issues with glaze and glaze application through safe studio practice. Class format and activities Beginners will be introduced to glazes, what...
Hand Knit and Crochet - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Hand Knit and Crochet - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 26th September 2019
£250
Discover a variety of basic and more advanced hand knitting and crochet techniques, as well as advice on knitting garments, accessories and shapes. This is a practical class in producing colourful, lively and original work in a variety of techniques. Students are initially encouraged to produce a sample pack to log all techniques covered in class. From this, students progress to personal projects with tutor guidance and support. The course provides group demonstrations and one to one teaching. A variety of yarns are provided for sampling and experimentation. Supplementary short...
Hatmaking: Make an Upcycled Beret
Hatmaking: Make an Upcycled Beret
Greater London - Next course on 29th March 2020
£60
Berets have been a style staple for decades and on this taster session you will learn how to reproduce one out of a pre-loved woollen jumper. Use a provided pattern and simple machine stitched seams to up-cycle that over washed and felted favourite into this classic shape. Any 100% wool jumper that has had some felting through wear or hot washing is suitable for this project. It must have enough material in the front and the back for 2 circles, each with a diameter of approx. 35 cm. Ideally it...
Impressionism: A Revolution in Modern Art at Morley College London
Impressionism: A Revolution in Modern Art at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 25th September 2019
£145
Learn about this innovative and revolutionary art movement; the influences, concerns and new working methods that contributed to the totally new way of painting together with new ways of looking — the gaze. We consider the impact of Impressionism beyond Europe and the contribution to Impressionism from women painter. Some important, lesser known Impressionist artists will be introduced and by taking the influence of the wider circle of art critics, writers and poets, the course will take you beyond superficial knowledge into the very heart of Impressionism. By the end...
Indigo Weekend Workshop 2 - Morley College - 2 days on campus
Indigo Weekend Workshop 2 - Morley College - 2 days on campus
Greater London - Next course on 13th June 2020
£105
Create texture and pattern on fabric using a variety of Japanese and other techniques with indigo and fibre reactive dyes. Shibori techniques include arashi (pole wrapping) itajime (folding and clamping)and tesuji (pleating and tyeing) and tritik (stitching). Beginners and experienced students will be able to produce exciting results. Students will be advised by email in advance of the course, on suitable fabrics to bring to class. By the end of the course you will be able to prepare and use an indigo vat safely produce indigo dyed cloth in different...
Interior Design Taster 2 - Morley College -  1 day on campus
Interior Design Taster 2 - Morley College - 1 day on campus
Greater London - Next course on 17th January 2020
£30
A fun evening to give a taste of pulling together an interior design project, sampling the various processes involved including working on a floor plan and deciding on colour schemes. By the end of the course you will be able to Understand what kind of decisions an interior designer has to make to create a successful outcome. Class format and activities The class will introduce you to some of the decisions an interior designer has to make when determining what to use in a room. Through observation, working together and...
Interior Design Taster 3 - Morley College - 1 day on campus
Interior Design Taster 3 - Morley College - 1 day on campus
Greater London - Next course on 24th April 2020
£30
A fun evening to give a taste of pulling together an interior design project, sampling the various processes involved including working on a floor plan and deciding on colour schemes. By the end of the course you will be able to Know what kind of decisions an interior designer has to make to create a successful outcome. Class format and activities The class will introduce you to some of the decisions an interior designer has to make when determining what to use in a room. Through observation, working together and...
Interior Design: Colour and Materials 2 - Morley College - 4 weeks on campus
Interior Design: Colour and Materials 2 - Morley College - 4 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 1st May 2020
£125
An exploration of colour and materials, expanding knowledge and applying further nuance to colour scheme development. Materials focus on hard surfaces - timbers and tiles, how to select and use them. Saturday showroom visit May 16. By the end of the course you will be able to Use the colour wheel to support interior design colour palette decision making. Personalize standard colour schemes from the colour wheeel by applying decisions regarding chroma, value and hue. Assess the success of an interior design colour scheme in relation to the brief and...
Interior Design: Concept to Scheme 1 - Morley College - 4 weeks oncampus
Interior Design: Concept to Scheme 1 - Morley College - 4 weeks oncampus
Greater London - Next course on 27th September 2019
£125
This introduction uses the Design Cycle. This provides the framework that defines a successful design process. Students then apply this to their own projects. Saturday showroom visit on October 12. Friday evenings 27 September, 04 & 18 October. By the end of the course you will be able to Identify the phases of the Design Cycle to help plan an interior design project. Understand and be able to create a Concept Board, supported by a Concept Statement, in fulfillment of a brief. Develop a Furniture, Fixtures and Equipment Schedule that...
Interior Design: Concept to Scheme 2 - Morley College - 3 weeks on campus
Interior Design: Concept to Scheme 2 - Morley College - 3 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 24th January 2020
£125
Apply the Design Cycle to an interior space and build understanding of the various stages of the process. Learn to make informed decisions in relation to design intent. Saturday showroom visit on May 11. Class format and activities In order to ensure that you make the best possible progress on your course, you will have regular feedback from your tutor, in a constructive and supportive environment.
Interior Design: Lighting and Accessories - Morley College - 3 weeks on campus
Interior Design: Lighting and Accessories - Morley College - 3 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 19th June 2020
£125
Learn to assess the requirements of an interior space to select and place light fittings to support the function of the room, in relation to the general styling of the room using accessories. Saturday showroom visit on July 04. By the end of the course you will be able to Understand the 3 types of lighting and their purpose both aesthetically and functionally. Select a range of fixtures that are appropriate to a setting. Select appropriate themes and locations for accessories within an interior. Plan accessories that suit the interior...
Introduction to Drawing with Stitch at Morley College London
Introduction to Drawing with Stitch at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 14th September 2019
£145
This introductory course in drawing with stitch starts at the beginning; from setting up your sewing machine and using it as a drawing tool, to combining stitched effects with simple applique using found and recycled fabrics. Explore and sample stitch as mark and line and use appliqué to introduce colour, shape and different fabric qualities. Develop imagery through using simple set drawing exercises and your own photographs or references. Translate these starting points onto fabric to create an individual stitched composition exploring colour, shape and line. By the end of...
Introduction to Fashion Blogging - Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
Introduction to Fashion Blogging - Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 29th February 2020
£100
This fashion blogging course is ideal if you’re considering starting a fashion blog, or want to learn how to improve your current blog. We will look at the range of formats & content & pinpoint what makes a successful blog. You will gain an overview of both the creative & technical aspects of writing a successful blog , including search engine optimization. We will look at how to use a blog to promote a Fashion Business & how to earn an income from Fashion Blogging. Class format and activities In...
Introduction to Fashion Drawing - Morley College - 5 weeks on campus
Introduction to Fashion Drawing - Morley College - 5 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 14th January 2020
£150
On this course you will explore a variety of different fashion drawing styles and techniques in learning how to draw a well - balanced and proportioned fashion figure. You will be able to develop your own specific style of drawing and gain confidence in representing the fashion figure to communicate design ideas more effectively. Learn how to represent the proportions of the body, movement and posture, and how to create a technical drawing. How to represent fabric qualities and textures You will begin to develop your own personal fashion drawing...
Introduction to Fashion Skills Part 1 at Morley College London
Introduction to Fashion Skills Part 1 at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 19th September 2019
£150
This two part short course offers an insight into fashion design, and allows you to get a taste of the skills required whilst exploring your ideas creatively in a fashion context. Through workshops, you will explore the basic fashion design skills and principles including research, drawing, design, and how to realise your work in 3D (pinning & hand sewing.) This is perfect for those interested in trying out fashion design as an interest or a career, before progressing onto further fashion courses at Morley College. You may wish to enrol...
Introduction to Fashion Skills Part 2 at Morley College London
Introduction to Fashion Skills Part 2 at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 7th November 2019
£150
This two part short course offers an insight into fashion design, and allows you to get a taste of the skills required whilst exploring your ideas creatively in a fashion context. Through workshops, you will explore the basic fashion design skills and principles including research, drawing, design, and how to realise your work in 3D (pinning & hand sewing.) This is perfect for those interested in trying out fashion design as an interest or a career, before progressing onto further fashion courses at Morley College. You may wish to enrol...
Introduction to Lingerie & Swimwear Production & Manufacturing at Morley College London
Introduction to Lingerie & Swimwear Production & Manufacturing at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 2nd February 2020
£110
A lingerie business starts with a great idea, but there's a long process from dreaming up a great concept to having product ready for market. This course is specifically designed for entrepreneurs who are looking to work with small scale manufacturers in order to produce high quality items of lingerie ready for market. We will look at the basic documentation that you need in order to work successfully with a manufacturer, and end up with garments finished to your specifications and standards. We will discuss sourcing your materials, fittings, binding,...
Introduction to Papermaking 1 at Morley College London
Introduction to Papermaking 1 at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 16th November 2019
£100
If you have ever wondered how handmade paper gets its special character and texture, this is the class for you. Learn all the core techniques for preparing pulp, forming sheets and then enhancing them with decoration, colour and shape. You will learn about papermaking’s sustainability and versatility, and leave armed with a variety of papers that you can use for your own projects or gifts. This short course is also an excellent introduction to our other, more specialized classes for students who catch the papermaking bug and want to learn...
Introduction to papermaking 2 at Morley College London
Introduction to papermaking 2 at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 28th March 2020
£100
If you have ever wondered how handmade paper gets its special character and texture, this is the class for you. Learn all the core techniques for preparing pulp, forming sheets and then enhancing them with decoration, colour and shape. You will learn about papermaking’s sustainability and versatility, and leave armed with a variety of papers that you can use for your own projects or gifts. This short course is also an excellent introduction to our other, more specialized classes for students who catch the papermaking bug and want to learn...
Introduction to Pattern Grading - Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
Introduction to Pattern Grading - Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 6th June 2020
£215
Thinking of starting your own Fashion business? An essential part of producing and manufacturing a collection is to produce a range for pattern sizes. Grading is the key; a very technical and skilled part of the process. This course introduces you to the basic skills of pattern grading and size ranging of patterns. To benefit from this course, you must have intermediate/advanced level pattern making skills. By the end of the course you will be able to to use basic manual grading techniques to produce multi sized patterns to calculate...
Introduction to Personal Styling at Morley College London
Introduction to Personal Styling at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 23rd November 2019
£60
To know what suits you and wear it with style is a great skill and something that can be learned. This one day course will introduce you to the basic principles behind personal fashion styling. You will cover important aspects of proportion and the appropriate styles for your body shape and lifestyle. You will gain key insights and strategies to enable you to design a look for yourself and how to wear it with confidence. No previous experience of the subject is required. By the end of the course you...
Introduction to Printmaking at Morley College London
Introduction to Printmaking at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 2nd October 2019
£220
A fast four week structured intro to printmaking. With different tutors, learn a different printmaking technique every week and explore relief and intaglio techniques. Find out about Trace Monotype, Intaglio Drypoint, Relief Linocut and Quick Collagraph. Each week, different tutors will introduce a technique and you will work on that for one evening each. Working at the same scale each week you will have the chance to really explore composition, markmaking and understand how to construct plates specific to relief and intaglio printmaking. After this structured introduction you can continue...
Introduction to the Domestic Overlocker - Make a sweatshirt at Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
Introduction to the Domestic Overlocker - Make a sweatshirt at Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 7th June 2020
£110
Many people would like to make clothes using stretch fabrics or overlock the clothes they make in a professional way, but find the idea of using a multi-thread machine too daunting. Conquer these challenges and many more areas of clothes making will become available to you. This course will help you get to grips with this challenging machinery and to overcome your fears. You will learn how to set up and use this type of machine correctly and safely, how to solve problems and use a range of machine functions...
Introduction to the Domestic Overlocker: Make a Jogging Pant
Introduction to the Domestic Overlocker: Make a Jogging Pant
Greater London - Next course on 28th March 2020
£110
Many people would like to make clothes using stretch fabrics or overlock the clothes they make in a professional way, but find the idea of using a multi-thread machine too daunting. Conquer these challenges and many more areas of clothes making will become available to you. This course will help you get to grips with this challenging machinery and to overcome your fears. You will learn how to set up and use this type of machine correctly and safely, how to solve problems and use a range of machine functions...
Introduction to the Domestic Overlocker: Make a T -shirt at Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
Introduction to the Domestic Overlocker: Make a T -shirt at Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 14th September 2019
£110
Many people would like to make clothes using stretch fabrics or use an overlocker to finish the clothes they make in a professional way, but find the idea of using a multi-thread machine too daunting. Conquer these fears and many more areas of clothes making become available to you. This course will help you get to grips with this challenging machine and to overcome your fears. You will learn how to set up and use this type of machine correctly and safely, how to solve problems and use a range...
Introduction to the Sewing Machine - Morley College - 1 day on campus
Introduction to the Sewing Machine - Morley College - 1 day on campus
Greater London - Next course on 19th October 2019
£60
Being able to use a sewing machine is a useful skill to have for so many things and can open the way to the world of clothes making and garment construction. Many people would like to make their own clothes or sew their own creative projects, but find the idea of using a sewing machine too daunting. This course will help you get to grips with this vital skill by teaching you how to use a two-thread sewing machine and to overcome your fears. Learn how to set up a...
Introduction to Throwing on the Potter's Wheel -  Morley College
Introduction to Throwing on the Potter's Wheel - Morley College
Greater London - Next course on 13th September 2019
£156
This course will allow you to get a feel of what it is like to work with clay and glaze and begin to understand it’s potential to make a form using the potters throwing wheel. We will look at different types of clay and learn how to shape and mould it, experiment with the some options for decorating the clay surface through mark making and completing the form with a basic introduction to glazing. There will be a £2 per kilo charge for clay work to be glazed and fired....
Japanese Bookbinding at Morley College - 3 weeks on campus
Japanese Bookbinding at Morley College - 3 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 1st November 2019
£85
On this course you will make two traditional Japanese books, one with a decorative Japanese single-sheet binding and one more unusual but also traditional Japanese style of multi-section book with a slightly complex, beautiful sewing technique which allows the book to lie completely flat when opened.. By the end of the course you will be able to Make beautiful books in a variety of Japanese binding styles Use bookbinding tools for cutting, folding and sewing paper with confidence Know about paper grain and its importance in bookbinding Continue making books...
Japanese Woodcut - Morley College - 8 weeks on campus
Japanese Woodcut - Morley College - 8 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 25th September 2019
£240
Eight weeks of traditional Japanese watercolour woodblock printmaking with Carol Wilhide Justin who trained at MI-Lab in Japan and RCA. You'll learn the processes to turn your ideas into a colour woodblock print. Suitable for all levels of experience. By the end of the course you will be able to Understand the key concepts behind Japanese Woodcut Work from drawings to design woodcut and make colour separations Cut the woodblock safely and with increasing confidence Learn how to achieve delicate nuanced prints using watercolour and hand pressure Develop skills, personal...
Japanese Woodcut and Bookbinding - Morley College - 9 weeks on campus
Japanese Woodcut and Bookbinding - Morley College - 9 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 30th September 2019
£260
On this ten week course you will design your own Coptic-bound journal using woodblocks as book covers. For the first five weeks Japanese woodcut tutor Carol Wilhide Justin will teach you how to design, cut and print Japanese woodcuts using watercolour pigments and rice paste: a method first popularised during the Japanese Edo period. These prints will form illustrations for each of the sections of your journal. Then for the remaining five weeks Bookbinding tutor Alex Czinczel will show you how to turn your actual woodblocks into book covers and...
Japonism: Japan’s Impact on Western Art at Morley College London
Japonism: Japan’s Impact on Western Art at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 14th January 2020
£65
The influence of Japanese aesthetics on Western art in the late 19th century, known as Japonism, will be the focus of this course. Japanese prints in particular had a profound effect on Western painting and graphic art, as well as on decorative art. Western artists were inspired by the treatment of colour and shade, unusual viewpoints. Explore the works of Impressionists, Postimpressionists, the Nabis and artists of Art Nouveau. Find out how Japanese art stimulated objects Western craft and design. The course will not only focus on Japan’s impact on...
Jewellery Certificate: Level 1 at Morley College London
Jewellery Certificate: Level 1 at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 9th September 2019
£1060
This intensive year- long jewellery-making certificate course offers a structured programme to guide you through the training needed to get started designing and making your own jewellery. You will cover set projects and gain confidence with sketchbook use to produce a final piece of your own design. By the end of the course you will be able to Work confidently with metals and other materials to produce professionally finished pieces of jewellery Identify tools and equipment needed to complete projects Work through a design from initial conception to final completion...
Jewellery Certificate: Level 2 at Morley College London
Jewellery Certificate: Level 2 at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 11th September 2019
£1010
Do you love making jewellery but want to start a business or apply to higher education? This intermediate level jewellery making certificate will guide you through various training modules to set you up as a confident jeweller. By the end of the course you will be able to Work confidently with metals and other materials to produce professionally finished pieces of jewellery Work through a series of technical exercises and designs from initial conception to final completion Develop a portfolio of work, designs and technical knowledge to aid applications for...
Jewellery Level 3- Launching Your Professional Practice at Morley College London
Jewellery Level 3- Launching Your Professional Practice at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 9th September 2019
£1285
This level 3 jewellery course has a multidisciplinary approach, combining technical, business support and showcase opportunities for jewellers who are ready to refine their work into strong finished collections and pieces ready for galleries, competitions and exhibitions. Class format and activities In order to ensure that you make the best possible progress on your course, you will have regular feedback from your tutor, in a constructive and supportive environment.
Jewellery Making with Russell Lownsbrough at Morley College London
Jewellery Making with Russell Lownsbrough at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 20th April 2020
£300
This course will cover the basics of jewellery making, while exploring further techniques through demonstrations and simple projects. For beginners or students with some previous experience who want to extend their skills. Class format and activities In order to ensure that you make the best possible progress on your course, you will have regular feedback from your tutor, in a constructive and supportive environment.
Jewellery: A Rivetting Master Class with Judy McCaig at Morley College London
Jewellery: A Rivetting Master Class with Judy McCaig at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 17th February 2020
£245
Join us for a week of riveting fun! Learn how to problem solve joining together metals and heat sensitive materials without soldering. Explore movable components in your work or simply explore the decorative potential of cold connections. Intermediate/ Advanced Class format and activities In order to ensure that you make the best possible progress on your course, you will have regular feedback from your tutor, in a constructive and supportive environment.
Jewellery: A Winters Tale with Zoe Arnold at Morley College London
Jewellery: A Winters Tale with Zoe Arnold at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 9th December 2019
£245
Explore the narrative within contemporary jewellery by building on the stories of found objects and materials. By combining found objects and other materials such as silver, students will create a small object or piece of jewellery in the form of a layered ‘Diorama’ based on their own designs. We will be exploring Into the Woods – "a darker look at fairy tales". This is an Intermediate level jewellery course. By the end of the course you will be able to Work confidently with a variety of materials and found objects...
Jewellery: Advanced - Morley College - 11/12 weeks on campus
Jewellery: Advanced - Morley College - 11/12 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 12th September 2019
£355
For students who have a good knowledge of jewellery making techniques working to a professional level. Projects are based on jewellery pieces and small scale silverware. You will be encouraged to exhibit in group and individual shows. By the end of the course you will be able to Develop an original design from research based on a project brief. Develop personal work with guidance from your tutor Research and use new techniques based on the terms technical theme. Develop good benchbook use for recording designs, ideas, samples and techniques. Develop...
Jewellery: All Levels at Morley College London
Jewellery: All Levels at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 13th September 2019
£325
Students will continue to learn how to fabricate metal using a wide range of workshop tools to create beautiful and dynamic jewellery forms. Students will use soldering techniques in order to fabricate complex jewellery from multiple elements and finally will use stone setting techniques to complete their designs. By the end of the course you will be able to Develop a understand the properties of metals and other jewellery materials. Solder and fabricate simple structures graduating to more complex outcomes. Use the workshop in a safe and confident manner Set...
Jewellery: An Introduction to Stone Setting at Morley College London
Jewellery: An Introduction to Stone Setting at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 28th October 2019
£180
Learn the essential jewellery making skill of how to set stones in jewellery. Start by making a simple silver ring with a rub over setting and learn how to make tapered settings for oval and round gemstones. Some experience necessary Class format and activities In order to ensure that you make the best possible progress on your course, you will have regular feedback from your tutor, in a constructive and supportive environment.
Jewellery: Bead wire basics - Morley College - 1 day on campus
Jewellery: Bead wire basics - Morley College - 1 day on campus
Greater London - Next course on 24th November 2019
£55
Learn how to make a charm bracelet , making rosary chain style links and using pliers to wire wrap beads. We will also look at how these skills can be used for making pendants and earrings. Suitable for all levels. By the end of the course you will be able to make rosary chain style links use pliers accurately to wire wrap beads complete at least one bracelet attach fasteners both correctly and securely Class format and activities After looking at and discussing examples and samples, the tutor will demonstrate...
Jewellery: Beading Masterclass - Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
Jewellery: Beading Masterclass - Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 7th June 2020
£105
Extend your beading and knotting skills by planning out and making a multi-strand beaded necklace and a beaded tassel. Understand when and how to use a variety of threads and findings to achieve a professional finish. Intermediate Level. By the end of the course you will be able to Complete a multistrand necklace, understanding graduation of strands Create a beaded tassel Have a greater understanding of findings available and when to use them Understand how to use different threads and cords Class format and activities After looking at and discussing...
Jewellery: Beginners - Morley College - 3/6 weeks
Jewellery: Beginners - Morley College - 3/6 weeks
Greater London - Next course on 10th September 2019
£180
Learn essential jewellery making skills such as saw piercing, filing, soldering, polishing and stone setting to create a ring or a pendant with a cabochon stone. Develop confidence in the jewellery studio practicing on base metals before developing beautifully finished pieces in silver. By the end of the course you will be able to Saw pierce, file and solder to make a ring. Texture metal, dome it and make a pair of earrings. Sawpierce with confidence and complete a pendant or keyring Class format and activities The class is very...
Jewellery: Beginners and Continuing - Morley College - 11 weeks on campus
Jewellery: Beginners and Continuing - Morley College - 11 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 7th January 2020
£325
Learn to carve wax into a three dimensional jewellery form. We will get this cast into silver or bronze offsite. Explore studio casting techniques such as delft clay and cuttle fish. Make your cast metal objects into finished jewellery pieces. By the end of the course you will be able to Cut, texture, form and solder metal. Cut, carve and shape wax to your own design to explore the lost wax casting technique Explore various casting techniques including cuttlefish casting and external casting companies Complete two or three pieces of...
Jewellery: Beginners and Intermediate - Morley College
Jewellery: Beginners and Intermediate - Morley College
Greater London - Next course on 9th September 2019
£355
This course includes a beginners programme to introduce key techniques, while students with some previous experience will be encouraged to develop their ideas and extend their skills with further jewellery making techniques. By the end of the course you will be able to Follow a technical project, using new techniques to develop your skill level. Work confidently with metals and/or other materials to produce finished pieces of jewellery. The ability to identify the correct tools, materials and processes needed to complete the job in hand. Work confidently within a shared...
Jewellery: Colouring and Decorating Aluminium - Morley College - 2 days on campus
Jewellery: Colouring and Decorating Aluminium - Morley College - 2 days on campus
Greater London - Next course on 1st February 2020
£105
Create a unique piece of jewellery in colourful anodised aluminium. Students will be introduced to a host of colouring and decorative techniques including dip-dyeing, direct application, printmaking and the clever use of resists. There will be plenty of time to experiment and explore the material before focusing on final pieces of jewellery. Basic materials costs included in the course fee. Suitable for all levels. By the end of the course you will be able to Learn how to work (colour, cut, file and form) anodised aluminium Learn several colouring and...
Jewellery: Contemporary Spoon Making - Morley College - 2 days on campus
Jewellery: Contemporary Spoon Making - Morley College - 2 days on campus
Greater London - Next course on 6th June 2020
£105
Traditionally, spoons were made by forging, but sometimes a spoon design might call for a different process, especially if using unconventional materials or if you want something that has a more contemporary feel. This course will explore different ways of making and constructing spoons using simple silversmithing techniques By the end of the course you will be able to How to prepare hammers ready for using with simple silversmithing techniques Alternative methods to construct a spoon To raise a three-dimensional bowl from a flat sheet of metal and connect to...
Jewellery: Coppersmithing - Morley College - 2 days on campus
Jewellery: Coppersmithing - Morley College - 2 days on campus
Greater London - Next course on 23rd November 2019
£105
Make a small bowl or an embossed tile in copper by using the traditional silversmithing techniques of blocking out, hammering and planishing. Learn the invaluable skills of how to manipulate metal with the use of hammers and punches. By the end of the course you will be able to To select a suitable design and transfer it to the annealed metal To manipulate metal on a larger scale – max 20cm x 20 cm To raise a three dimensional form from a flat sheet of metal To use doming and...
Jewellery: Crafting Narratives from Image to Object - Morley College - 3 weeks on campus
Jewellery: Crafting Narratives from Image to Object - Morley College - 3 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 2nd May 2020
£150
Work through both technical and conceptual possibilities to explore image as a 3D object in their work. We will explore how they can craft their narrative / concept from a 2D image into a 3D object, exploring different types of narratives. Class format and activities In order to ensure that you make the best possible progress on your course, you will have regular feedback from your tutor, in a constructive and supportive environment.
Jewellery: Decorative Knotting for Beadwork at Morley College London
Jewellery: Decorative Knotting for Beadwork at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 13th October 2019
£55
Learn essential and decorative Macramé style knotting skills to use with or without beads. We will make a shamballa style bracelet with a sliding knotted clasp. Suitable for all levels, basic materials provided. By the end of the course you will be able to Create at least one style of knot Complete at least one macramé bracelet, using beads and knots Understand how to use different threads and cords. Attach beads and findings to your decorative knotting Class format and activities After looking at and discussing examples and samples, the...
Jewellery: Enamelling Masterclass with Jessica Turrell -  Morley College - 5 days on campus
Jewellery: Enamelling Masterclass with Jessica Turrell - Morley College - 5 days on campus
Greater London - Next course on 30th March 2020
£300
Cover a wide range of enamelling techniques including sifting, stencils and sgraffito to explore colour, surface and pattern on metal. Experiment with jewellery and industrial enamels on copper, silver and steel. Suitable for all levels. Basic materials included. By the end of the course you will be able to Understand the process of enamelling and how to apply liquid and powder enamels Use sgraffito, stencils and mark-making techniques Have knowledge of more specialist techniques such as enamelling on an altered surface, underfiring and the use of enamel transfers Use tools...
Jewellery: Enamelling on Silver at Morley College London
Jewellery: Enamelling on Silver at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 12th October 2019
£105
Explore working with transparent enamels. Learn to grind and wet pack the enamels and fire them in a kiln while exploring the brilliance of colour and pattern work that enamels can bring to metal. Suitable for all levels. By the end of the course you will be able to Wash and prepare transparent enamels and learn how to wet pack and fire in a kiln, Apply enamels and explore cloisonné on a steel test piece, Use the techniques to enamel on silver using cloisonné and champlevé techniques., Understand how to...
Jewellery: Enamelling with Transfers at Morley College London
Jewellery: Enamelling with Transfers at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 16th November 2019
£105
Explore using ceramic transfers on enamel. Transfers are created from drawn artwork or photographic imagery and fired onto a pre-enamel surface to create a permanent image. Develop samples or a simple piece of enamelled jewellery. Suitable for all levels. Class format and activities In order to ensure that you make the best possible progress on your course, you will have regular feedback from your tutor, in a constructive and supportive environment.
Jewellery: Fastenings and Findingsl - Morley College - 2 days on campus
Jewellery: Fastenings and Findingsl - Morley College - 2 days on campus
Greater London - Next course on 21st March 2020
£105
Learn how to make your own ear wires, brooch fittings, catches and clasps and explore how to develop your own individual findings to fit your style of work. Intermediate/ Advanced, you must be able to solder with confidence By the end of the course you will be able to Make a pair of ear wires and solder ear posts to earrings Make a simple catch for a necklace or bracelet Make a brooch fitting Tailor/ make a practical finding to a specific design Class format and activities This is a...
Jewellery: Further Adventures in Stone Setting at Morley College London
Jewellery: Further Adventures in Stone Setting at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 24th February 2020
£150
Extend your stone setting skills by learning how to set facetted stones with tube setting and flush setting. We will make simple pieces of jewellery in silver and develop our knowledge of tool use. Intermediate Level. Class format and activities In order to ensure that you make the best possible progress on your course, you will have regular feedback from your tutor, in a constructive and supportive environment.
Jewellery: Further Adventures in Wax Carving with Russell Lownsbrough at Morley College London
Jewellery: Further Adventures in Wax Carving with Russell Lownsbrough at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 6th January 2020
£185
Have you mastered the basics of wax carving and want to expand your skills with the expert guidance of an award winning tutor? Then this is the perfect follow on course. Join the UK's most experienced wax carving tutor for either guidance with a project of your own or a choice of set projects designed to advance your skills. Waxes will be cast offsite, cost of casting not included. By the end of the course you will be able to Cut, carve and heat form wax confidently Develop your own...
Jewellery: Intermediate - Morley College - 11/12 weeks on campus
Jewellery: Intermediate - Morley College - 11/12 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 11th September 2019
£355
For students who have a good knowledge of basic jewellery making techniques wishing to develop their own ideas and improve their skills to a professional level. Students should have attended jewellery making classes regularly for a year and feel confident to work independently. By the end of the course you will be able to Follow a technical project, using new techniques to develop your skill level. Work confidently with metals and/or other materials to produce finished pieces of jewellery. The ability to identify the correct tools, materials and processes needed...
Jewellery: Keum Boo - Gold Overlay at Morley College London
Jewellery: Keum Boo - Gold Overlay at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 19th October 2019
£60
Learn this ancient Korean technique of fusing 24ct gold foil onto silver. You will learn how to prepare your silver, apply the gold foil and introduce textures to create a gold and silver piece of jewellery. Intermediate level. By the end of the course you will be able to How to apply gold foil and various metal leafs onto finished or semi finished jewellery pieces without the use of solder Texturing using the rolling mill To complete a pair of earrings using Keum Boo or guilding techniques To use simple...
Jewellery: Make a Ring in a Day - Morley College - 1 day on campus
Jewellery: Make a Ring in a Day - Morley College - 1 day on campus
Greater London - Next course on 4th April 2020
£85
Learn how to form and texture metal to make a stunning silver ring in just one day. This course is for beginners all materials included By the end of the course you will be able to Measure metal and cut to size Anneal and form metal, prepare, fit and solder a seam Produce a decorative surface on the metal by means of hammering, using punches or rolling mills if desired Learn a range of polishing techniques from mirror to satin finish Health and safety in the workshop and the correct...
Jewellery: Make Silver Earrings in a Day at Morley College London
Jewellery: Make Silver Earrings in a Day at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 15th February 2020
£85
Learn how to form and texture metal to make a stunning pair of silver earrings in just one day. This course is for beginners. All materials included. Class format and activities Constructive and supportive feedback from your tutor will help you succeed during the class.
Jewellery: Mixed Levels - Morley College - 11/12 weeks on campus
Jewellery: Mixed Levels - Morley College - 11/12 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 10th September 2019
£355
Learn a wide range of jewellery making techniques and work confidently with a range of materials such as precious metals, stones and plastics. Contemporary trends will be explored through research and design development By the end of the course you will be able to Acquire a number of basic techniques and skills, e.g., sawing, filing, soldering, polishing or add a new skill each term. Respond to a design brief and to complete the design. Perform and improve the skills required to design and make your own jewellery. Extract, interpret and...
Jewellery: Off Loom Bead Weaving Basics at Morley College London
Jewellery: Off Loom Bead Weaving Basics at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 2nd February 2020
£55
Learn how to create off loom beaded pieces using seed beads. We will explore how to create beaded jewellery using techniques such as beaded netting and right angle weave, making a bracelet using the skills you learn on the day. By the end of the course you will be able to complete at least one necklace (or bracelet) understand how to identify or create more than one beading technique understand the differences between seed beads and the effect they have on a finished piece be able to finish off neatly...
Jewellery: Soldering Masterclass - Morley College - 2 days on campus
Jewellery: Soldering Masterclass - Morley College - 2 days on campus
Greater London - Next course on 28th March 2020
£105
Soldering is an essential but challenging skill in jewellery making. Improve your skills and learn how to pick, stick feed and sweat solder with structured exercises while completing a piece of jewellery. For students with some experience of jewellery making. By the end of the course you will be able to Master several soldering techniques and know when they should be applied Have an in-depth knowledge of the soldering process Create several sample pieces using the different soldering processes Class format and activities On the first day we will discuss...
Jewellery: Stringing, Threading and Knotting - Morley College - 1 day on campus
Jewellery: Stringing, Threading and Knotting - Morley College - 1 day on campus
Greater London - Next course on 6th October 2019
£55
Learn the essential skills of stringing and knotting using a variety of threads and finishing techniques with the use of gimp and catches to teach you all you need to know to create the perfect strung piece of jewellery. Basic materials provided although you may want to bring some special stones or beads. By the end of the course you will be able to Complete at least one necklace (or bracelet) Thread rows of beads and attach fasteners both correctly and securely Thread and knot rows of beads and stones...
Jewellery: Transparent Enamelling Taster - Morley College - 1 day on campus
Jewellery: Transparent Enamelling Taster - Morley College - 1 day on campus
Greater London - Next course on 25th April 2020
£60
Explore working with transparent enamels. Learn to grind and wet pack the enamels and fire them in a kiln while exploring the brilliance of colour and pattern work that enamels can bring to metal. Suitable for all levels. By the end of the course you will be able to Wash and prepare enamel Apply the enamel using wet-packing techniques Fire your piece and understand safety issues relating to handling and firing enamel Finish the surface of the enamel Use the above techniques to complete a simple pair of enamelled earrings...
Jewellery: Working through the design process- Morley College - 3 weeks on campus
Jewellery: Working through the design process- Morley College - 3 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 13th September 2019
£155
This introductory course is ideal for those who have been making metal jewellery, and now want to learn to design and develop their own unique style. Explore creative ways of developing ideas through guided drawing and model making exercises. No prior drawing or design experience is needed By the end of the course you will be able to source inspiration and collect this in a paper-based or digital format use a range of methods to develop inspiration into jewellery designs, such as abstraction, repetition, scaling up and down use simple...
Kitchen Litho - Morley College - 1 day on campus
Kitchen Litho - Morley College - 1 day on campus
Greater London - Next course on 14th June 2020
£75
Discover the magic of lithography through Kitchen Litho, working directly on aluminium foil with readily available drawing materials including marker pens, colouring pencils and etching the foil with cola. This rapid, non-toxic process is also perfect for printmaking at home – in the kitchen of course! Class format and activities Constructive and supportive feedback from your tutor will help you succeed during the class. What you need to know before you enrol Health & Safety information will be given at the start of the course and subsequent lessons where necessary....
Lace application for Bespoke Lingerie and Loungewear at Morley College London
Lace application for Bespoke Lingerie and Loungewear at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 18th September 2019
£265
Expand your sewing skillset to include specialist application of lace onto lingerie and loungewear products. You will be guided through the lace lingerie process so you can adapt useable patterns for unique lace placements on a choice of lingerie and loungewear items in silk and stretch fabrics. Develop the skills needed to make your own beautiful and functional, bespoke loungewear or lingerie items, choosing from a slip, camisole and French knicker set, or camisole and pyjama set. Students will be encouraged to select fabrics and qualities of lace appropriate to...
Laser Cut Jewellery - Morley College - 3 weeks on campus
Laser Cut Jewellery - Morley College - 3 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 9th May 2020
£155
Develop jewellery patterns and designs using a basic vector programme on a computer. We'll use the laser cutter to cut these designs from acrylic or wood. We'll finish our pieces in the jewellery studio. Basic computer skills are essential. By the end of the course you will be able to Use Illustrator to create a vector file suitable for laser cutting Be familiar with the capabilities and limitations of the laser cutting process Know which materials can safely be cut by laser Know how to use a variety of techniques...
Laser Cutting Workshop - Morley College - 1 day on campus
Laser Cutting Workshop - Morley College - 1 day on campus
Greater London - Next course on 18th October 2019
£45
An introductory course working with our exciting new laser cutter, how to use Adobe Illustrator to draw simple shapes, and how to edit those shapes to make complex shapes for cutting with the laser cutter. Class format and activities Constructive and supportive feedback from your tutor will help you succeed during the class.
Leather Accessories Short Course 1 - Morley College - 5 weeks on campus
Leather Accessories Short Course 1 - Morley College - 5 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 13th January 2020
£150
This course is the first of two accessories short courses, designed for students who are interested in working with heavy leathers and combining different weights of skins. Doing this requires hand stitching and traditional approaches that have been practised around the world for 100's of years. Dealing with this challenging natural mediums requires problem solving and creative thinking. We will learn about different types of skins and their character, you will then design a simple pattern for a bag and buy materials and trimmings of your choice. You may also...
Leather Accessories Short Course 2 - Morley College - 6 weeks on campus
Leather Accessories Short Course 2 - Morley College - 6 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 24th February 2020
£180
This course is the second of two accessories short courses, designed for students who are interested in working with heavy leathers and combining different weights of skins. Doing this requires hand stitching and traditional approaches that have been practised around the world for 100's of years. Dealing with this challenging natural mediums requires problem solving and creative thinking. We will learn about different types of skins and their character, you will then design a simple pattern for a bag and buy materials and trimmings of your choice. You may also...
Leather Techniques for beginners at Morley College London
Leather Techniques for beginners at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 28th September 2019
£165
This course will introduce you to the specialist techniques required for sewing leather and suede, for making either accessories or fashion garments. During the course you will use a 2 thread domestic machine and explore different stitching, use interfacing, attach zippers and other hardware, quilting with wadding, correct use of glue and knife techniques. You will also be introduced to traditional hand techniques when working with heavy skins such as using thonging, edge kote and saddle stitching. By the end of the course you will be able to to use...
Lettering and Calligraphy - Morley College - 10/12 weeks on campus
Lettering and Calligraphy - Morley College - 10/12 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 16th September 2019
£295
Learn essential calligraphy techniques and drawn lettering using both nibs and brushes with inks and pigments. Produce artworks and three dimensional objects, cards, boxes, and single section books. A course suitable for all with an enthusiasm for lettering and calligraphic scripts. By the end of the course you will be able to Beginners will learn the Foundation Hand. Intermediates will learn the Batarde script., You will learn to write numerals, design a motif and pattern using a single numeral. You will learn to write Roman Cursives. You will be able...
Life and Portrait Sculpture - Morley College - 6/7 weeks on campus
Life and Portrait Sculpture - Morley College - 6/7 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 30th October 2019
£240
This course will allow you to explore sculpture in life and portrait head modelling in clay by developing observational and modelling skills and individual creativity. New and returning students work alongside each other in a mutually supportive environment. Learners will be encouraged to explore their own personal approach, developing confidence & skills in a creative, supportive and well equipped studio. Basic materials included. Extra charge for materials used over and above the allocated material course fee. By the end of the course you will be able to Learn and develop...
Life and Portrait Sculpture Workshop - Morley College - 5 weeks on campus
Life and Portrait Sculpture Workshop - Morley College - 5 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 18th September 2019
£285
All day 5 week Life & Portrait clay sculpture workshop focussing on one model and one pose: 1st term Portrait head; 2nd term Standing pose; 3rd term life sculpture with option of some costume and props. Choice of composition within pose. Develop observation skills, individual expression, clay modelling and clay preparation techniques for firing. Suitable for all levels, including beginners. New and returning students work alongside each other in a mutually supportive workshop environment. Learners will be encouraged to explore their own personal approach and composition within the pose developing...
Life and Portrait Sculpture: 3 day short course at Morley College - 3 weeks on campus
Life and Portrait Sculpture: 3 day short course at Morley College - 3 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 10th May 2020
£175
Three day course working from same life model and pose linked with term life courses. Make Life sculptures in clay developing observation, modelling and creative approach. By the end of the course you will be able to Beginners will learn how to: Measure the figure to make life-size, scaled-down and, occasionally, scaled-up sculptures Beginners will learn about the different types of clays, working methods and hollowing clay sculptures for firing Intermediate students will be able to consolidate their skills (above) and develop their own ideas into their work Advanced students...
Life Drawing and Painting - Morley College - Various durations on campus
Life Drawing and Painting - Morley College - Various durations on campus
Greater London - Next course on 19th September 2019
£350
Develop observational skills through the use of a life model. This is an intensive study of the human form. All abilities welcome. Beginners are guided through 6 week drawing course. By the end of the course you will be able to Analyse the proportions of the figure Have an understanding of form, weight and anatomy Observe to understand the pose and the composition Work with a range of drawing and painting media Use light and tone to create form Mix colour Take part in critiques and assessments of work Class...
Life Sculpture - Morley College - 5/6/7 weeks on campus
Life Sculpture - Morley College - 5/6/7 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 10th September 2019
£210
Learn to model portrait & full pose clay life sculptures. Working from a variety of life models and poses, develop observation skills, individual expression, clay modelling and clay preparation techniques for firing. Suitable for all levels, including beginners. Extra charge for materials used over and above the allocated material course fee. By the end of the course you will be able to Beginners will learn how to: To measure the figure to make life-size or scaled down/occasionally scaled up clay sculptures and use correct angle of view when working Beginners...
Lingerie and Bra Making Taster Course at Morley College London
Lingerie and Bra Making Taster Course at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 7th December 2019
£110
Over this short course you will learn to cut and construct a full cup underwire bra to a sample size. You will focus on bra-making sewing techniques, such as cup construction, suppression and support. In addition you will learn how to add elastic and trims then finish your sample to a professional standard. By the end of the course you will be able to cut specific bra fabrics and linings Learn about bra patterns, components and terminology use appropriate methods and materials for structure and support handle and sew challenging...
Lingerie Skills Extended at Morley College London
Lingerie Skills Extended at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 27th November 2019
£65
In these two sessions we will build on skills and topics covered in the term. These sessions will focus on manipulation of patterns and design features to improve functionality of lingerie garments. We will cover- enhanced fit, additional techniques for support, and best practise for comfort. Students will work on their own lingerie projects in these sessions to develop and improve their abilities and understanding of lingerie making. Suitable for Intermediate Advanced level students By the end of the course you will be able to Achieve improved fit and shaping...
Lingerie Skills Taster: Make a Knicker at Morley College London
Lingerie Skills Taster: Make a Knicker at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 2nd November 2019
£60
A fun practical course, suitable for those new to sewing as well as those looking to expand their abilities. You'll learn how to create a pair of beautiful, high quality knickers in luxury fabrics. We provide a range of exciting contemporary patterns for you to choose from to make gorgeous underwear in cotton, silk, and lace. You will learn new techniques including lace appliqué and elastic binding. After this course you'll have the skills to make beautiful knicker gifts for friends and family, or just treat yourself to knicker drawer...
Lingerie: Introduction to Bespoke Bra Making - Morley College - 11 weeks on campus
Lingerie: Introduction to Bespoke Bra Making - Morley College - 11 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 22nd April 2020
£320
This course is an introduction to the mysteries of underwired bra creation. You will be guided through the bra pattern making process so you can adapt useable patterns for your unique fit and style. Making bras is considered one of the most complicated processes within the garment making industry; This course is recommended as a next step for enthusiastic students keen to challenge themselves and develop their competence on a sewing machine through learning a range of new precision techniques. Working with your tutor, you'll take on the skills needed...
Linocut - Morley College - 5 weeks on campus
Linocut - Morley College - 5 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 2nd October 2019
£145
This is the best place to start with relief printing as the materials are deliciously smooth to cut. The course will be quick and bright in feel, allowing students to experiment and fill the prints racks with tests and experiments. By the end of the course you will be able to make prints using wood, lino and other relief surfaces transfer the design, cut and print in colour and black and white print large blocks by hand Develop personal projects through practice and discussion with tutor and peers engage in...
Lithography at Morley College London
Lithography at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 11th July 2020
£150
Discover the magical properties of grease and water through the painterly printmaking process of lithography, drawing directly onto zinc plates as well as exploring the original method using litho stones and introducing Kitchen Litho using simple household products. By the end of the course you will be able to draw on a litho plate and/ or stone using a variety of drawing materials prepare and process a litho plate and/or stone ink and print a litho plate and/or stone learn how to set up a press for printing recognise the...
London Architecture: a thousand years of history - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
London Architecture: a thousand years of history - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 30th April 2020
£180
Explore the history of architecture in London, from just after the Norman invasion in 1066, through to the Edwardian period, and discover the origin and evolution of the London look in architecture. Examine the rare surviving remains of medieval London, and understand the dramatic impact of the Great Fire of London in 1666 on the architectural style of the city. Look at the work of some great names in British and world architecture, including Inigo Jones, Christopher Wren, the Adams Brothers, A.N.W. Pugin and Aston Webb, and see how different...
Machine Knit Taster 1 - Morley College - 1 day on campus
Machine Knit Taster 1 - Morley College - 1 day on campus
Greater London - Next course on 13th September 2019
£50
An introduction to using a single-bed domestic knitting machine for complete beginners. Learn how to cast on and knit exciting samples using a variety of yarns and techniques. Class format and activities Constructive and supportive feedback from your tutor will help you succeed during the class. What you can do next You may wish to enrol on Machine Knitting: an Introduction course which takes place in the first half of the Autumn term, or discuss with the tutor on the day if other courses would be suitable for you.
Machine Knitting: Experimental - Morley College - 5 weeks on campus
Machine Knitting: Experimental - Morley College - 5 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 12th June 2020
£235
Have you ever machine knitted with monofilament, wire or lycra? Combined thick and thin yarns or felted your knits? Join this course to explore the potential beyond the more usual acrylics and wools that you may be more familiar with. Suitable for students with prior knowledge wanting to expand their knowledge beyond the more conventional techniques and materials. Students are encouraged to build a reference folder of techniques and yarns to take away and develop further at home. By the end of the course you will be able to Knit...
Machine Knitting: Experimental Shaping - Morley College - 5 weeks on campus
Machine Knitting: Experimental Shaping - Morley College - 5 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 6th March 2020
£235
A course for students with previous experience. Learn how to use hold position on the knitting machine to create polygons, darts, inserts, ruffles and frills for soft sculptures and 3 dimensional fabrics. Students will be encouraged to develop shapes organically on the machine as well as follow set formulae for specific shapes. By the end of the course you will be able to Knit irregular organic shapes using short row shaping Know how to knit frills and trims using hold position Know how to knit straight and spiral angles Know...
Machine knitting: Fabulous Fairisle at Morley College London
Machine knitting: Fabulous Fairisle at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 1st November 2019
£235
Learn to make your own 2 colour, single bed, jacquard punch cards and experiment with various yarns and stitch manipulation. Design your own punch By the end of the course you will be able to Understand repeating patterns and how to apply them to your machine knitting Design and make your own punchcard Experiment with hand manipulating floats and needle selection Experiment with different yarn combinations for felting Experiment with yarns that distort your knitting such as lycra and solvron Know how to use your designs for simples accessories and...
Machine knitting: slip, tuck and lace techniques at Morley College London
Machine knitting: slip, tuck and lace techniques at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 17th January 2020
£235
This course is suitable for those with some prior knowledge of machine knitting on a domestic single bed machine who may not have used punchcards before, and for those wanting to experiment beyond the basic techniques shown in knitting machine manuals. Students are encouraged to build a reference folder of techniques to take away and develop further at home. By the end of the course you will be able to Know how to knit slip stitch fabrics using punchcards for both textured and more three dimensional surfaces. Know how to...
Machine Knitting: Weaving on the Knitting Machine - Morley College - 5 weeks on campus
Machine Knitting: Weaving on the Knitting Machine - Morley College - 5 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 24th April 2020
£188
Experiment with manual techniques and punch cards to create knit weave fabrics suitable for a range of garments and soft furnishings. Discover manual e wrap and vertical weaving, knit weave using a punch card, intarsia style, fringing and braids. Suitable for students with some prior knowledge of using a knitting machine. By the end of the course you will be able to Use punchcards for automatic patterning for knitweave. Experiment with punchcards using lock/regular/elongation lever, masking tape and hand manipulation. Know how to weave manually using e wrap and intarsia...
Magazine Layout & Design: Introduction at Morley College London
Magazine Layout & Design: Introduction at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 23rd September 2019
£325
Despite the huge growth of online content, magazines continue to flourish. The industry is booming with with both business and consumer publications that cover everything from fashion to fishing and so much more. This course looks at what makes a magazine such an influential medium. It will introduce you to theories and techniques that will help you to understand how to create exciting and well-planned layouts. You will be taught through a series of lectures, workshops and exercises and will produce a cover design, masthead and a three-page layout that...
Make a Baker Boy Hat, Peaked Cap or Beret at Morley College London
Make a Baker Boy Hat, Peaked Cap or Beret at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 16th November 2019
£110
On this 2 day course you will go home with, not only a stylish and contemporary hat but the skills to develop your own patterns and variations on these classic styles. Learn the construction methods required to produce a professionally finished baker boy hat, peaked cap or beret. Working with provided patterns you will learn how to combine fabric and interlinings to create a soft hat and gain skills and knowledge that can be used to develop your own pieces. No previous experience of millinery is required but hand sewing...
Make a Fabric and Leather Messenger Bag - Morley College
Make a Fabric and Leather Messenger Bag - Morley College
Greater London - Next course on 29th February 2020
£195
Ideal for beginners to the subject, learn the basic construction methods required to produce a finished messenger bag in a unisex design. Learn how to combine leather with fabric and gain skills that can be used to develop your own pieces. Working with a provided pattern, you will make a lined bag in soft leather and heavy solid coloured fabric with a zip closure and an across the body Webbing strap with a slider. No previous experience in bag making or leatherwork is required but sewing machine skills are essential....
Make a Leather Purse/wallet - Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
Make a Leather Purse/wallet - Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 25th April 2020
£130
Ideal for beginners to the subject, learn the basic construction methods required to produce a simple but professionally finished leather purse or wallet. Gain skills that can be used to develop your own pieces. Working with a provided pattern, you will make a lined purse or wallet in leather with a choice of simple closure. No previous experience of the subject is required but sewing machine skills are essential. By the end of the course you will be able to to use a simple pattern to cut leather to construct...
Make a Simple Coat or Jacket in 4 days at Morley College London
Make a Simple Coat or Jacket in 4 days at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 14th September 2019
£215
Make a Simple Coat or Jacket in 4 days .No previous jacket or coat making is required. Intermediate sewing skills essential ,including experience of inserting sleeves. Class format and activities In order to ensure that you make the best possible progress on your course, you will have regular feedback from your tutor, in a constructive and supportive environment.
Make an Embellished Skirt or top - Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
Make an Embellished Skirt or top - Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 1st February 2020
£165
On this 3 day course (which runs on Saturday 2nd, Sunday 3rd & Saturday 9th of February), you will make a simple top or skirt - length of which is your choosing - and embellish it to create something unique, utilising a variety techniques and trimmings. It can be simple and minimal with beautiful top-stitching detail and innovative fastenings or have a more ornate finish, employing any number of decorative features. e.g. machine embroidery, applique, fabric manipulation, ruffles, rosettes, buttons & beads. You will learn about different types of thread...
Make and Mend for Knit and Crochet with Katie Jones at Morley College London
Make and Mend for Knit and Crochet with Katie Jones at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 2nd February 2020
£100
Over 2 days, invest in and reinvent old favourites from your wardrobe and give them a new lease of life. Learn a number of techniques such as Swiss darning, steeking, knit and crochet embroidery techniques to personalise and enhance your own knits. Some materials provided but bring your own favourite threads and yarns. By the end of the course you will be able to Understand Basic Knit and Crochet Terminology Gain insight and understanding into how mending and upcyling impacts sustainability Perform basic mending techniques Class format and activities This...
Make Your Own Corset - Morley College
Make Your Own Corset - Morley College
Greater London - Next course on 20th September 2019
£350
This series of courses is designed to give you all the skills needed to make a corset from scratch. Immerse yourself in the history of corsetry or create something futuristic and experimental. Explore styles from Tudor, Elizabethan, Restoration, Georgian, Victorian and Edwardian times as well as create corsets for parties, burlesque or high fashion. You are taken through the entire process as you learn how to take measurements and convert them into a corset pattern to your own size. Gain the knowledge of how to create channels for boning and...
Make Your Own Pattern Block - Morley College - 6 weeks on campus
Make Your Own Pattern Block - Morley College - 6 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 13th September 2019
£180
If you have some pattern cutting experience and are interested in creating garments to your own unique shape, this course allows you to create a pattern block in your own individual size. You will learn the basic principles of drafting a block and how to apply your personal measurements. Then you will test your block in fabric and make alterations to ensure a perfect fit. A different block is taught each term - all beginners start with a skirt block. Intermediate skills in pattern cutting are essential. This is an...
Masks and Wearable Body Sculpture - Morley College - 3 weeks on campus
Masks and Wearable Body Sculpture - Morley College - 3 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 29th September 2019
£145
Create masks & wearable body sculptural piece whilst exploring the meeting point between performance art & sculpture. You will be using readily available materials such as paper, textiles, wire, plaster bandage and wood with sculptural processes of life casting, modelling and construction. You will explore the concepts around performativity using sculptural forms as vehicle to transform your body & express ideas visually. In order to ensure that you make the best possible progress on your course, you will have regular feedback from your tutor, in a constructive and supportive environment.
Medieval Art and Architecture at Morley College London
Medieval Art and Architecture at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 11th June 2020
£90
The survival and re-invention of technical skill in the Middle Ages (c800-c1400), led to the creation of remarkable works of art. Study a range of media including metalwork, architecture, manuscripts, textiles, wall paintings and sculpture. By the end of the course you will be able to Discuss the factors that contribute to the development of art throughout the medieval period and distinguish works of different styles and from different regions including England, France, Germany and Italy Discuss the skills, techniques and materials involved in the creation of medieval architecture, portable...
Metal and Constructed Sculpture Advanced - Morley College 10 weeks on campus
Metal and Constructed Sculpture Advanced - Morley College 10 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 12th September 2019
£345
Explore sculpture and construction with diverse Metals, wood and found materials in construction & cast metals. Pursue individual and set projects incorporating these processes. Some metal sculpture experience needed. Essential to wear old clothes and strong footwear. Technician supported. Basic consumable materials included but extra charge for materials used over individual materials fee. By the end of the course you will be able to To develop and expand on existing metal working skills How to produce a constructed metal object to a satisfactory standard To develop and research ideas, imaginatively...
Metal Sculpture Taster - Morley College - 1 day on campus
Metal Sculpture Taster - Morley College - 1 day on campus
Greater London - Next course on 30th November 2019
£75
A one day taster for Beginners to get the feel for Metal Sculpture and explore some welding, cutting techniques and appropriate health & safety procedures. Existing Metal Sculpture students can use this class to develop their on going projects from the term. It is essential to wear old clothes and strong footwear. These courses are technician supported. Basic materials included. By the end of the course you will be able to Beginner Students will: Practice basic welding & cutting procedures including safety requirements. Practice Health and safety and good workshop...
Metal Sculpture: 2 Thursday Taster - Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
Metal Sculpture: 2 Thursday Taster - Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 26th March 2020
£115
Two day taster metal workshop for Beginners to get the feel for Metal Sculpture and explore some welding, cutting techniques and appropriate health & safety procedures. Existing Metal Sculpture students can use this class to develop their on going projects from the term. It is essential to wear old clothes and strong footwear. These courses are technician supported. Basic materials included. By the end of the course you will be able to Shape steel in three ways. Mig weld steel. Cut steel in three different ways. Understand how steel can...
Metal Sculpture: Beginners/Intermediate - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Metal Sculpture: Beginners/Intermediate - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 14th September 2019
£290
Learn the basic skills for working with new and scrap metals whilst exploring sculptural or applied ideas. Welding, gas cutting, grinding and safe workshop practice are covered. Work on personal or tutor led projects. It is essential to wear old clothes and strong footwear. These courses are technician supported. Basic materials included but extra charge for materials used over and above the allocated material course fee. By the end of the course you will be able to Beginners will be inducted into and practice various welding techniques including: Gas and...
Metal Sculpture: mixed levels - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Metal Sculpture: mixed levels - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 14th September 2019
£290
For those with a working knowledge of metal work, these courses allow more time to develop ideas and skills, and work on projects at their own pace under tutor supervision. It is essential to wear old clothes and strong footwear. These courses are technician-supported. Basic materials included but extra charge for materials used over and above the allocated material course fee. Beginners also welcome to learn and follow Beginner metal exercises By the end of the course you will be able to To develop and expand on existing metal working...
Metal Sculpture: Thursday Taster - Morley College - 1 day on campus
Metal Sculpture: Thursday Taster - Morley College - 1 day on campus
Greater London - Next course on 9th July 2020
£75
Taster metal workshop for Beginners to get the feel for Metal Sculpture and explore some welding, cutting techniques and appropriate health & safety procedures. Existing Metal Sculpture students can use this class to develop their on going projects from the term. It is essential to wear old clothes and strong footwear. These courses are technician supported. Basic materials included. By the end of the course you will be able to Shape steel in three ways. Mig weld steel. Cut steel in three different ways. Understand how steel can be used...
Millinery Masterclass: Make an upcycled hat at Morley College London
Millinery Masterclass: Make an upcycled hat at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 6th October 2019
£110
This is an introduction to the making of patterned hats. You will have a choice of developing a pattern for a cap, hat or beret. This course gives you the opportunity to explore your creativity, development of design ideas and millinery techniques. The course is suitable for beginners who have achieved competence using a sewing machine, as well as those with millinery experience. Intermediate and advanced students will have opportunity to develop techniques and processes further. By the end of the course you will be able to make a hat/cap...
Millinery Masterclass: Ribbon Trims and Ribbon Flowers at Morley College London
Millinery Masterclass: Ribbon Trims and Ribbon Flowers at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 30th November 2019
£110
This course is ideal for anyone who wants to focus on the couture methods of working with ribbons to create diverse trims. We will explore different qualities of millinery petersham, satin ribbons and wired ribbons in different widths that will make any millinery project unique. You will learn a variety of different techniques to make ribbon trims and flowers and produce your own reference work of samples, notes and handouts. This course is suitable for anyone new to millinery but good hand sewing skills are essential. This course may also...
Millinery Masterclass: Vintage Hats and Headpieces at Morley College London
Millinery Masterclass: Vintage Hats and Headpieces at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 29th February 2020
£110
Taking Inspiration from the first part of the 1900s, you will learn how make a hat or a headpiece inspired by the glamour and elegance of the 1920s (think ‘The Great Gatsby, Party Scene’). Or, you could opt for a more tailored look like a jaunty 1940s percher hat (think Elsa Schiaparelli).This course is suitable for beginners and those with some experience. By the end of the course you will be able to Use blocking as well as cutting and sewing to make a vintage inspired hat or headpiece. Utilise...
Millinery Summer Trims: Feathers, Flowers and Sinamay - Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
Millinery Summer Trims: Feathers, Flowers and Sinamay - Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 9th May 2020
£110
This comprehensive course is ideal for anyone who wants to focus on the attention to detail that will make any millinery project unique. Using couture methods and professional tools you will learn a variety of different techniques to form flowers, shape feathers, create sinamay trims and produce your own reference work of samples, notes and handouts. This course is suitable for anyone new to millinery but good hand sewing skills are essential Class format and activities In order to ensure that you make the best possible progress on your course,...
Mixed Media jewellery - Morley College - 3 days on campus
Mixed Media jewellery - Morley College - 3 days on campus
Greater London - Next course on 26th May 2020
£150
Explore a contemporary approach to your jewellery by combining textiles and mixed media alongside more traditional metal jewellery techniques. Focus on developing your designs and personal ways of making. Suitable for intermediate & advanced jewellery students with good soldering skills. By the end of the course you will be able to Produce a range of mixed media samples combining a number of materials Learn about contemporary mixed media jewellery Build confidence in your design skills and developing your own personal ways of working Create a final piece or developed samples...
Modelling and casting Wax sculpture - Morley College - 2 days on campus
Modelling and casting Wax sculpture - Morley College - 2 days on campus
Greater London - Next course on 28th March 2020
£120
An introduction to working with wax as a sculpture material. Develop your own project ideas with assistance from the tutor. Learn about working with soft and hard waxes, wax casting, making wax sculpture as a finished product or as a stage towards casting into metals or ceramic slip. Suitable for beginners and all levels. Basic materials included but charged for what is used over and above the materials allowance. By the end of the course you will be able to Model in hard and soft waxes and know their different...
Modernist Primitivism: The Arrival of African Art to the West at Morley College London
Modernist Primitivism: The Arrival of African Art to the West at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 5th March 2020
£90
Paris was the centre of 20th century Modern art and modern primitivism. Join this exciting new course and compare the aesthetics of African Art to Western European art in the context of Modern art in the twentieth century. Explore the artistic movement of Primitivism and examine the close encounter between African Art and Western European artists: Picasso, Matisse, Gauguin, Derain and Vlaminck. By the end of the course you will be able to Recognise the work of artists from the Modernist Primitive Movement Understand their working methods and theories Have...
Monday: Printmaking For All - Morley College
Monday: Printmaking For All - Morley College
Greater London - Next course on 30th September 2019
£295
Beginners, intermediate and advanced students work alongside each other in this print workshop class. Beginners will explore etching and relief printing techniques. Intermediate and advanced students will extend their printmaking knowledge through developing personal projects. All levels work alongside each other, with plenty of opportunity to share ideas and knowledge. Tutor Rob White has extensive knowledge as an editioning printer, specialising in etching and relief print. Join this course if you would like a thorough grounding in printmaking techniques, and the space and time to pursue your personal projects with...
Monotype - Morley College - 1 day on campus
Monotype - Morley College - 1 day on campus
Greater London - Next course on 8th January 2020
£35
Artist Brian McKenzie runs this one session quick look at the monotype process. By the end of the course you will be able to make monotype prints using black and/or coloured inks understand the key factors important in making successful one off prints use the printmaking equipment and workshop safely engage in group demonstrations and discussions around technique, and other students work develop and broaden existing visual language and mark making in relation to mopnotype work Class format and activities Students will be using polycarbonate plates and ink, tools and...
Mosaics Workshop - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Mosaics Workshop - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 24th September 2019
£295
Develop creative expression and confidence in this classic art form. The emphasis is on exploring materials and recycling, using glass, ceramic tiles, china, mirror, and marble. The course encompasses a wide range of approaches from fine art to ornament, to creating pieces for your home or garden. Application may be 2D or 3D. Suitable for all levels, especially beginners. By the end of the course you will be able to Research and develop ideas for further projects Complete a mosaic independently Describe a range of styles in Mosaics using examples...
Mould making and Pewter Casting: small Relief Sculpture at Morley College London
Mould making and Pewter Casting: small Relief Sculpture at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 17th November 2019
£120
Day 1: Learn to make a mould with easily mixed and poured silicone rubber, from small low relief sculpture, flat pendent, brooch, coins or flat objects you bring. Day 2: Learn to make multiple copies from your moulds, cast in safe resin and possible choice of plaster, melted wax & pewter. Explore some finishes on your copies. Suitable for all levels with an interest in Art, Sculpture or Jewellery. Basic materials costs included in the course fee but charged for if you exceed your materials allowance. By the end of...
Moving Sculptures: automata and puppets - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Moving Sculptures: automata and puppets - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 14th September 2019
£285
An introduction to making sculptures with movement. We will explore the effect of various forces and mechanical devices such as cranks, levers, cams and gears and how they can be used to create mobiles, simple automata and puppets. Basic materials included but extra charge for materials used over and above the allocated material course fee. All levels welcome. This courses is technician supported. By the end of the course you will be able to Understand and practice the principles of making sculpture with movement Explore various movement forces and mechanical...
Nanban Art: Japan’s First Encounter with the West at Morley College London
Nanban Art: Japan’s First Encounter with the West at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 8th October 2020
£65
This course explores Japanese works of art inspired by Japan’s first contact with Western nations in the 16th century. The cultural and commercial exchanges, artistic transformations that took place after the landing of the Europeans, as well as the introduction of Christianity in Japan will be discussed. Magnificent folding screens illustrating the arrival of the European ships and the encounters between Western merchants and missionaries with the Japanese will be investigated. Unique religious Nanban objects, produced by the Japanese for devotional purposes for a domestic and export market will be...
Natural Dyeing and Sustainable Textiles at Morley College London
Natural Dyeing and Sustainable Textiles at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 24th September 2019
£970
This new year long course covers everything you need to know about natural dyeing. It is designed to deliver a comprehensive and detailed practical overview of contemporary approaches to natural dyeing, printing with dye extracts, comparing mordants through experimental and sustainable use. Learn about sustainable textiles, analysing fibre provenance, recyclability, biodegrading and the circular economy. We will also examine current innovations in fibre development for example, botanical leathers and fabrics made from bio waste. Design a dye garden and grow plants in and harvest colour from the Morley College dye...
Natural Dyeing Taster 2 - Morley College - 1 day on campus
Natural Dyeing Taster 2 - Morley College - 1 day on campus
Greater London - Next course on 5th June 2020
£50
Discover the beauty of natural dyes from plants and botanical extracts in a 1 day taster, exploring colour potential in a creative and friendly environment. By the end of the course you will be able to Learn how to prepare fabric for dyeing Discover how to create colours on fabrics from plants, using plants extracts and botanical matter Experiment with resist and pattern techniques Visit the Morley College dye garden to learn about plants that can grow in UK Complete a mini swatchbook of fabrics on different bases showing natural...
Open Print Workshop - Morley College - various durations on campus
Open Print Workshop - Morley College - various durations on campus
Greater London - Next course on 4th October 2019
£175
A workshop to allow Morley printmakers to work independently on personal projects. Available only to intermediate and advanced artists/printmakers with extensive printmaking experience. By the end of the course you will be able to Continue to work independently on personal projects in chosen media Use the printmaking equipment and workshop safely Class format and activities Limited technical assistance only will be available in these sessions. Learning is self-directed, and you should be able to work unassisted. In order to ensure that you make the best possible progress on your course,...
Paint illusions: An Introduction to Trompe L'Oeil Painting at Morley College London
Paint illusions: An Introduction to Trompe L'Oeil Painting at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 10th March 2020
£120
This short course is an introduction to painting Trompe L’oeil - a type of painting, in two dimensions, which persuades the spectator that they are looking at actual objects in three dimensions. Some painting experience is useful but not essential. By the end of the course you will be able to Understand how the essentials of how trompe l'oeil works Draw out and paint a simple trompe l'oeil painting Apply understanding of how to use the materials involved Class format and activities You will learn how to draw out and...
Paint in Watercolour - Morley College - 11/12 weeks on campus
Paint in Watercolour - Morley College - 11/12 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 16th September 2019
£355
Watercolour is one of the most rewarding and versatile paints to work with and can be used for rapid sketch work and initial studies as well as highly finished works. Its adaptability as a painting medium enables the artist the opportunity to work both indoors and outdoors, recording things seen from direct observation, translating imagery from photographs or exploring the imagination. It can be applied and manipulated in a variety of ways, allowing the artist the opportunity to investigate and develop a range of techniques and approaches. This course will...
Paint Plants and Flowers at Morley College London
Paint Plants and Flowers at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 29th March 2020
£80
Painting and drawing from plants, using water colours and inks. The course will also draw on the folkloric, symbolic, medicinal and grand art tradition of the still life, exploring the tensions between abstraction and apparent realism. All materials provided. Class format and activities Constructive and supportive feedback from your tutor will help you succeed during the class.
Paint Workshop: Definitive Colour Mixing in Oils at Morley College London
Paint Workshop: Definitive Colour Mixing in Oils at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 2nd February 2020
£150
Mix a range of colours, tints and shades methodically and learn the 'good practice' of laying an efficient palette. Investigate the different properties and characteristics of each colour. Study mark-making and optical effects by painting directly on to your canvas using brush and painting knife techniques. Learn how an oil medium works. Oil paint will be provided. . By the end of the course you will be able to Know how to lay a 'warm and cool' painters palette Know how to mix a range of colours , tints and...
Paint Workshop: Make Your Own Oil Paint from Scratch at Morley College London
Paint Workshop: Make Your Own Oil Paint from Scratch at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 13th October 2019
£80
Make your own oil paint from ground pigment and learn about colour mixing and palettes. All materials provided. By the end of the course you will be able to Have an understanding of specific pigments their properties Have an understanding of the properties of oil paint Make paint using a muller and slab Mix a 'low and high colour' palette Use materials safely Make a painting Class format and activities Your tutor will demonstrate how to make paint and you will then work in small groups to make a range...
Paint: Abstract Art - Morley College
Paint: Abstract Art - Morley College
Greater London - Next course on 1st October 2019
£355
Follow a structured programme covering approaches to abstract painting: materials & techniques, colour mixing, relationships & optical effects and abstracting from places, spaces, journeys & memories. Returners develop personal projects. By the end of the course you will be able to Gain confidence in handling materials and exploring ideas, methods and techniques Experiment with approaches, materials and techniques to create a range of work Initiate, explore and develop a project independently (returners) Gain enthusiasm to explore and develop ideas and skills further Have an understanding of the historical development of...
Painting Fabric with Sarah Campbell at Morley College London
Painting Fabric with Sarah Campbell at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 20th June 2020
£100
Experience the fun of painting directly onto fabric. Using colourfast inks, work directly on to cloth producing textiles which can then be sewn, embellished and developed for all sorts of uses - clothes, cushions, blinds, curtains…... By the end of the course you will be able to paint your own cushion, bag, wall hanging or simple clothes learn techniques of painting directly onto calico plan a pattern or design for chosen use make a colour palette Class format and activities Students will look at many examples of hand-painted cloth. Students...
Painting for Beginners - Morley College
Painting for Beginners - Morley College
Greater London - Next course on 9th October 2019
£300
An introduction to painting and observational skills. You will be guided through techniques of watercolour, acrylics and oil paint, responding to objects, images and portraiture. Complete beginners welcome. By the end of the course you will be able to Explore the basic qualities of gouache, watercolour, acrylics and oil paint Practice using a range of brushes Identify and create specific paint marks Create paintings from observation using each media separately Use materials safely Class format and activities The tutor will discuss and demonstrate materials and techniques. You will be encouraged...
Painting Taster at Morley College London
Painting Taster at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 2nd October 2019
£30
This short, friendly taster course will introduce you to mark-making techniques and colour mixing using acrylic and watercolour paint and how to use a range of brushes and papers. It is an excellent preparation for the longer Painting for Beginners. By the end of the course you will be able to Identify the basic qualities of watercolour, gouache, acrylics and oil paint Use a range of brushes Identify and create specific paint marks Recognise which papers and surfaces are suitable for different media Use materials safely Class format and activities...
Papermaking: Fibre to Sketchbook - Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
Papermaking: Fibre to Sketchbook - Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 8th February 2020
£100
Own your art surface! The first week we process plant fibres in to unique papers, ready to dry for the following session where we transform papers in to beautiful Japanese bound sketchbooks and experiment with folded bookforms. So satisfying. By the end of the course you will be able to Prepare plant fibres for papermaking. Form consistent sheets on a mould and deckle. Add texture and decoration to your sheets. Bind a sketchbook using Japanese stab binding methods and folded accordion forms. Class format and activities We will learn to...
Patchwork and Quilting for Beginners and Improvers - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Patchwork and Quilting for Beginners and Improvers - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 26th September 2019
£245
Intermediate students may pursue their own personal project work, exploring traditional and contemporary techniques and methods in patchwork, quilting and applique. Work with traditional and experimental techniques for hand and machine stitching and embellishment. Learn to develop basic design and colour theory, safe use of tools and equipment and quilt construction techniques. Beginners follow a course of English and American patchwork, quilting and applique techniques to make a small sampler quilt. By the end of the course you will be able to Make personal project work, exploring traditional and contemporary...
Patchwork and Quilting: Beginners - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Patchwork and Quilting: Beginners - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 23rd September 2019
£245
For beginners in patchwork and quilting interested in learning English and American traditional and fast piecing techniques. The course includes hand and machine sewing, use of colour, fabric preparation and constructing a quilt top. Use of the sewing machine is also be covered in lessons. Returning students may wish to pursue their own projects in consultation with the tutor. By the end of the course you will be able to Make examples of English and American Patchwork, Quilting and Appliqu+ techniques using traditional and template free techniques into a small...
Pattern Cutting (Advanced) - Morley College -  11/12 weeks on campus
Pattern Cutting (Advanced) - Morley College - 11/12 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 10th September 2019
£350
It is essential that you read the entry requirements carefully before enrolling on this course. The ability to draft your own patterns is the key to creating fashion and constructing clothing to your own designs. This advanced level course will enable you to build on your existing skills and further develop a deeper understanding of the principles of pattern drafting and more advanced pattern cutting skills as you learn how to translate information from working drawings, photographs or other images into professional quality patterns. By the end of the course...
Pattern Cutting Beginners - Morley College - 11/12 weeks on campus
Pattern Cutting Beginners - Morley College - 11/12 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 12th September 2019
£350
For beginners or for those returning to the subject, this structured course will provide you with a thorough introduction to the core skills of pattern cutting, enabling you to use basic blocks to create simple patterns. This course is also useful if you study textiles and want to create your own garments for your own fabrics. Using a standard size block, a different garment type is taught each term: autumn – skirts; spring – bodice with sleeve; summer – trousers. Attending all three terms of the course will build your...
Pattern Cutting Intermediate - Morley College - 11/12 weeks on campus
Pattern Cutting Intermediate - Morley College - 11/12 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 16th September 2019
£350
Pattern cutting is the engineering of fashion! On this course you will be encouraged to think analytically, focus on problem solving in pattern making, develop your confidence using knowledge you have gained in Beginners Pattern Cutting courses and prepare to complete patterns on a more professional level. The tutor will give you challenging exercises to push your knowledge and translation of a given image even further. This intermediate level project-based course offers you a structured programme to develop your existing skills. Learning manipulation techniques to produce a wider range of...
Pattern Cutting Taster - Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
Pattern Cutting Taster - Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 30th November 2019
£110
This taster course is an ideal opportunity for you to learn some basic pattern cutting skills and to complete simple patterns to your size. In the studio there will be a number of clothing samples for you to study, and you will learn how to draft the patterns of your choice. Not only will you study basic geometric shapes and how these work with the body, but also about tools of the trade and pattern cutting terminology. Whatever your preference be it menswear, womenswear, gender neutral or childrenswear, this course...
Personal styling - How to create current looks - Morley College - 1 day on campus
Personal styling - How to create current looks - Morley College - 1 day on campus
Greater London - Next course on 4th July 2020
£110
Focusing exclusively on womenswear, you will assess what it means to have a personal style by looking at major designers, style icons and street style, (illustrating how dressing differs around the world). Using basic principles of styling, you will learn how to develop a personal style, create a new look, and select the right clothes and accessories for different body shapes (by identifying the best styles, cuts, colours, fabrics, and patterns). The course will also cover various techniques to make the most of your wardrobe including eliminating out of date...
Pewter Casting Sculpture using lost wax method - Morley College - 4 days on campus
Pewter Casting Sculpture using lost wax method - Morley College - 4 days on campus
Greater London - Next course on 26th May 2020
£280
An introduction to working with wax as a sculpture material. Develop your own project ideas with assistance from the tutor. Learn about working with soft and hard waxes, wax casting, making wax sculpture as a finished product or as a stage towards casting into metals or ceramic slip. Suitable for beginners and all levels. Basic materials included but charged for what is used over and above the materials allowance. By the end of the course you will be able to Model a sculpture using wax based on your own designs...
Phenomenal Difference: A Philosophy of Black British Art
Phenomenal Difference: A Philosophy of Black British Art
Greater London - Next course on 7th November 2019
£20
Dr Leon Wainwright will talk about the ideas explored in his book Phenomenal Difference - A Philosophy of Black British Art. Drawing first hand on the founding, historical texts of early and mid-twentieth century phenomenology (Heidegger; Merleau-Ponty), and current advances in art history, curating and visual anthropology, the author transposes black British art into a freshly expanded and diversified intellectual field. What emerges is a vivid understanding of phenomenal difference: the profoundly material processes of interworking philosophical knowledge and political strategy at the site of black British art. "Ultimately, this...
Photographing the City: London Through a Lens - Morley College - 6 weeks on campus
Photographing the City: London Through a Lens - Morley College - 6 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 28th February 2020
£200
London offers a wealth of photographic opportunities and is one of the birthplaces of street photography. Its ever-changing streets and buildings, rich diversity of people and distinct areas of interest provide the photographer with endless material. This course is designed to teach various photographic techniques and ways to photograph the urban landscape taking a fresh look at photographing architecture, street portraiture and the cityscape whilst helping develop your own sensitivity to photographing within the city. By the end of the course you will be able to Improve your technical photography...
Pinholes and Obscuras. Camera and Picture Making: Sunday Workshop at Morley College London
Pinholes and Obscuras. Camera and Picture Making: Sunday Workshop at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 24th November 2019
£120
There is something entirely fascinating about pinhole and homemade cameras. From the very first Camera Obscura’s to the beautifully crafted pinhole cameras of today, lens-free analogue picture-making has remained a magical way to make photographs. On this fun 2 day workshop learn how to construct your very own cameras from a range of simple and cheap objects and explore the amazing results that can be achieved with both the object itself and the images it can produce. You will use your homemade cameras to make a range of images and...
Pop Ups - Morley College - 3 weeks on campus
Pop Ups - Morley College - 3 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 31st January 2020
£85
There are many fascinating pop-up books out there with things that move, slide and rotate – in this workshop, you can learn how to make your own! You can either use your own drawings or photocopies or magazine cutouts, or you can work with different colour papers, or try even just white paper – it looks very subtle but you can create beautiful light and shadow effects. You will learn how to use tools like bone folders, spring dividers and scalpel knives to cut, measure, score and fold paper correctly....
Portrait Head and Expression: Sculpture Master class - Morley College - 4 days on campus
Portrait Head and Expression: Sculpture Master class - Morley College - 4 days on campus
Greater London - Next course on 14th April 2020
£230
Are your portraits feeling staid? Do you want to learn techniques to capture more character and expression? This four-day course starts with a series of quicker portraits of one model (first day), culminating in one longer portrait of a different model, which will be hollowed-out ready for firing on the final day. Learn and develop observation skills, clay modelling, hollowing techniques for firing and individual approach focusing on achieving expression in a portrait head in clay. All levels, including beginners. Basic materials included, but extra charge for materials used over...
Portrait Photography: Develop a Project at Morley College London
Portrait Photography: Develop a Project at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 25th February 2020
£335
This course is ideal for anybody that has enthusiasm for portrait photography but seeks support and guidance on how to work on a more focused Portrait project that explores a theme or concept. It is also a great progression for students from our ‘Portrait Photography: In the studio and on location’, or ‘Editorial Photography: Photographing for publication’ courses, applying this new knowledge to photographing a coherent portrait series of images rather than just a stand-alone portrait. Students will explore the potential of portrait projects and ask the question, what is...
Portrait Photography: In the Studio and On Location at Morley College London
Portrait Photography: In the Studio and On Location at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 14th January 2020
£280
On this course you will learn a range of photographic portraiture styles and techniques. Boost your portfolio by working with studio and natural available light, improve your technical camera skills and learn tips to communicate and pose your subject both in the studio and on location with a published editorial portrait photographer. If you are not entitled to a reduced fee but are finding it difficult to pay for your course in one go, we can offer a Staged Payment Agreement to split the costs into three payments if your...
Portrait Photography: Workshop From the Model at Morley College London
Portrait Photography: Workshop From the Model at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 16th May 2020
£120
Learn a range of photographic portraiture styles and techniques. Boost your portfolio by working with studio and natural available light, improve your technical camera skills and learn tips to communicate and pose your subject both in the studio and on location with a published editorial portrait photographer. If you are not entitled to a reduced fee but are finding it difficult to pay for your course in one go, we can offer a Staged Payment Agreement to split the costs into three payments if your course(s) costs £200 or more....
Pre Foundation in Art - Morley College - 12 weeks on campus
Pre Foundation in Art - Morley College - 12 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 24th April 2020
£690
A structured introduction to drawing, painting, mixed media, printmaking and sculpture through practical projects. Develop your skills, use a sketchbook and build a portfolio of work for application to University or for the Morley Art Foundation Diploma. Entry to the course is by interview/ portfolio. By the end of the course you will be able to Use a sketchbook for research purposes, for drawing, collecting and trying out ideas Use different fine art media to explore visual language Develop ideas in 2 and 3D Develop research skills in both a...
Printed Textiles - Morley College - 11 weeks on campus
Printed Textiles - Morley College - 11 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 19th September 2019
£515
An opportunity to develop a skills base, exploring a range of silk screen print techniques as well as cold and hot water dyeing, heat transfer, painted and resist methods. Equal emphasis is placed on a broad and open approach to design development. All processes are underpinned by an awareness of the environmental impact of working with cloth, chemicals, energy and water. New students with printing experience are welcome in spring and summer terms but, as the course is progressive, beginners in September are encouraged to commit to all three terms...
Printmaking Beginners: Carborundum Printing - Morley College - 3 weeks on campus
Printmaking Beginners: Carborundum Printing - Morley College - 3 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 26th June 2020
£145
Learn the basics of carborundum printing using textured mark making to create rich bold plates, printed as black and white or By the end of the course you will be able to make textured plate using carborundum paste make changes and additions to image using carborundum and other techniques ink and print plate using intaglio and relief methods use the printmaking equipment and workshop safely in relation to self and other studio users Class format and activities Teaching is both in groups and on an individual, one-to-one basis, with technical...
Printmaking Beginners: Etching I - Morley College 3 weeks on campus
Printmaking Beginners: Etching I - Morley College 3 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 28th February 2020
£145
Explore traditional etching techniques including hard ground and aquatint, to create images that utilise line and tone, and to make plates which can be printed as black and white or multi-colour images. By the end of the course you will be able to make an etching plate, exploring the use of hard ground and aquatint explore making marks that describe tone, line, and texture, and experiment with colour printing make additions and amendments to your image using etching techniques use the printmaking equipment and workshop safely in relation to self...
Printmaking Beginners: Etching II - Morley College 3 weeks on campus
Printmaking Beginners: Etching II - Morley College 3 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 20th March 2020
£145
Further explore traditional etching techniques using soft ground and deep bite etching to produce plates that use tone, line and texture, building these complementary techniques to make multi layered plates. Print using multi-colour intaglio and relief methods. Excellent follow on class to Etching I. By the end of the course you will be able to make an etching plate, exploring the use of soft ground and deep etching make additions and amendments to your image using etching techniques explore making marks that describe tone, line, and texture, and experiment with...
Printmaking Beginners: Linocut - Morley College - 3 weeks
Printmaking Beginners: Linocut - Morley College - 3 weeks
Greater London - Next course on 5th June 2020
£145
Explore multi-coloured relief printing using reduction lino cut and etched lino to create images that explore line, texture and colour layering, using multiple and monotype printing methods. By the end of the course you will be able to cut lino and use etch lino technique ink and print in relief, and use monotype techniques to explore relief surface print in colour using reduction and multi- block printing methods explore making marks that describe tone, line, and texture, and experiment with colour printing use the printmaking equipment and workshop safely in...
Printmaking: Beginners Plus - Morley College - 5/6 weeks on campus
Printmaking: Beginners Plus - Morley College - 5/6 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 1st October 2019
£175
A lively and exciting course in which Intermediate and Advanced students work alongside beginners sharing experience and knowledge. Beginners will explore printmaking and image making by focusing on specific methods and techniques each term. You will develop and expand printmaking skills and a repertoire of techniques. This beginners course will focus on etching, hard ground, soft ground and aquatint also collagraph including tape and carborundum collagraph Returning students are encouraged to engage in set projects, which will encourage them to learn different methods. These optional projects are designed to inspire...
Printmaking: Re-print Re-cycle Re-vamp at Morley College London
Printmaking: Re-print Re-cycle Re-vamp at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 6th October 2019
£95
An exciting short course that explores various ways of printing from found and recycled materials including corrugated cardboard, cartons and packaging, textured papers and fabrics, lino and wood. You will explore surfaces and textures by cutting into the surfaces or cutting up the materials in order to produce shapes that can be relief inked and printed to create interesting surface prints. You can use existing plates; re-examine and modify them by adding more detail or by cutting them up. You will have the opportunity to experiment by combining shapes and...
Professional Hat Making: Buckram/Paris Net Foundation Fabric Hats - Morley College - 11 weeks on campus
Professional Hat Making: Buckram/Paris Net Foundation Fabric Hats - Morley College - 11 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 24th April 2020
£320
This course will encourage you to develop your own style whilst learning different techniques. You will be taught the various techniques necessary to create stunning headpieces. Using a variety of blocks, materials and finishes, learn professional techniques to bring your own ideas into reality. For high fashion or everyday hats for men and women, this course will introduce you to hat making at its very best. Beginners to the subject will be introduced to basic methods of production but if you have existing skills, you will be encouraged to research...
Professional Hat Making: Hollywood 30s and 40s - Morley College - 11 weeks on campus
Professional Hat Making: Hollywood 30s and 40s - Morley College - 11 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 27th September 2019
£320
Explore the hat shapes of the 30’s and 40’s using blocked felt or flat felt cut patterns. The films of this period are rich in their capturing of the fashions of the time for both men and women and provide a wealth of reference material for the variety of hat shapes and use of trimmings of all kinds. You can create either historical reproductions of hats or modern day hats inspired by this period. The course is suitable if you are interested in making vintage headwear for a wide variety...
Professional Hat Making: Straw and Sinamay - Morley College - 11 weeks on campus
Professional Hat Making: Straw and Sinamay - Morley College - 11 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 17th January 2020
£320
For high fashion or everyday hats, this course will introduce you to professional hat making from straw and sinamay. Materials made from plant fibres have been used to make hats for many thousands of years and the techniques used to create beautiful shapes are relatively simple to learn. This course will enable you to produce your own stunning creations for both men and women, trimmed to perfection. Beginners to the subject will be introduced to basic methods of production but if you have existing skills, you will be encouraged to...
Professional Illustration: Essential Skills at Morley College London
Professional Illustration: Essential Skills at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 26th September 2019
£365
In a world where communication has shifted dramatically towards image-led exchanges online, illustration offers great opportunities for a creatively rewarding career. Illustration is client-based, commercial image making and has boomed as an industry over recent years with 80% of illustrators in the UK working part-time from home. An illustrator works to brief, collaborating with the client in regards to their needs, within the boundaries of a budget and deadline! Types of illustration include editorial (magazines and newspapers), publishing (books), advertising, educational and physical spaces. Specialisms within illustration includes zoological /...
Professional Sewing Finishes: Linings, Underlinings , Interlinings at Morley College London
Professional Sewing Finishes: Linings, Underlinings , Interlinings at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 2nd November 2019
£110
The finished appearance and style of many high-quality garments are reliant on the Under-linings, Interfacings and Linings used to support the main fabrics and trims. This course will provide you with a good understanding of how, when and where to use the appropriate underpinning fabrics for a range of fabric types and garment styles. This course is suitable for you if you have achieved an intermediate/advanced level, clothes making and construction, if you want to produce garments for yourself, or you want to earn a living by running your own...
Professional Sewing Techniques Part One - Morley College - 11/12 weeks on campus
Professional Sewing Techniques Part One - Morley College - 11/12 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 19th September 2019
£350
Many elements contribute to the look of a garment, not least the quality of the finish. This course is vital if you wish to develop your construction skills to produce garments to a professional standard. Each term focus will be on the difficult and challenging features of a garment including the use of a range of stitches. A different set of techniques is taught each term: autumn – facings, sleeves, cuffs, plackets, pockets; spring – zips; summer – collars, from relatively simple ones building towards the more complex over the...
Professional Sewing Techniques Part Two – Morley College – 5 Weeks On Campus
Professional Sewing Techniques Part Two – Morley College – 5 Weeks On Campus
Greater London - Next course on 16th September 2019
£150
Many elements contribute to the look of a garment not at least the finish. This course is vital if you wish to develop your construction skills to produce garments to a professional standard. Each term will focus on the difficult and challenging features of garment finishes. You will produce your own reference work of samples notes and hand-outs. A different set of techniques is taught each term: Autumn > Sleeves, Sleeve Finishes and Cuffs – Spring > Neckline Finishes – Summer > Waist and Hemline Finishes. Each term exists as...
Quick Collagraph - Morley College - 1 day on campus
Quick Collagraph - Morley College - 1 day on campus
Greater London - Next course on 8th January 2020
£30
Make complex plates and print stunning colourful or monochrome prints from them….all in one evening! Making successful, traditional collagraph plates usually requires lots of time, experience and high precision crafting. This one-session, evening course is designed to enable students to make and print ‘quick collagraphs’, avoiding most of the many pitfalls of this process. Use exciting carefully chosen, thin, textural and self-adhesive materials to make small plates. Discover how to control the fantastic range of effects possible when inking, wiping and printing. This quick course will also aid understanding of...
Raku. An introduction to making, glazing and firing - Morley College - 6 weeks on campus
Raku. An introduction to making, glazing and firing - Morley College - 6 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 12th June 2020
£200
Raku involves rapid firing and cooling in specific outdoor kilns. This course provides a full opportunity during evening sessions to make, bisque fire, and apply glaze. On the Saturday you spend the day outdoors firing. It is suitable for the complete beginner. Raku does not create functional objects. One kiln load per student is allowed due to the firing schedule to accommodate 12 students works. This usually amounts to 5 - 6 medium sized objects. Class format and activities In order to ensure that you make the best possible progress...
Ready to Wear Tailoring for Men and Women at Morley College London
Ready to Wear Tailoring for Men and Women at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 23rd April 2020
£520
Learn to make beautifully tailored Ready to Wear jackets and coats using a mix of machine and handcraft techniques for the high end market. Break the mould of traditionalist tailoring and use the techniques to create something directional through pattern cutting, machine construction and handcraft. Bring your own design or work from an existing design image of your choice. Achievement on the course will depend on existing skills level. It is helpful if students have additional time that they can spend working on their garment outside the lesson, due to...
Renaissance Art in Italy: from Masaccio to Leonardo at the National Gallery - Morley College - 5 weeks on campus
Renaissance Art in Italy: from Masaccio to Leonardo at the National Gallery - Morley College - 5 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 12th November 2019
£90
An introduction to Renaissance Art in Italy, c. 1420 – 1520. Explore styles, techniques, pictorial genres in Florence, Urbino, Venice and Milan, and investigate the personality and cultural background of the great masters. By the end of the course you will be able to name and describe the seminal artworks that formed the Renaissance art in Italy describe the key stylistic developments in the Italian Renaissance art and how they came about observe, discuss, interpret the composition, style and meaning of Renaissance paintings in the National Gallery Class format and...
Saturday Printmaking: All Levels - Morley College - 10/12 weeks on campus
Saturday Printmaking: All Levels - Morley College - 10/12 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 5th October 2019
£295
This friendly course enables beginners and intermediate students to explore printmaking techniques giving them an understanding of intaglio and relief printmaking to develop personal projects. Exercises and demonstrations encourage different techniques including, drypoint, collagraph, etching, photo lithography. By the end of the course you will be able to realise and visualise your ideas through the basic etching techniques of hard ground, soft ground, aquatint and sugar lift. plan and print a four colour reduction lino cut and incorporate the chine cole process with a single block monochromatic lino cut. employ...
Screen Printing with Slip at Morley College London
Screen Printing with Slip at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 20th June 2020
£100
A unique opportunity for students to explore printing slip using photo screen printing techniques. Students will experiment with mark-making and design in order to make own silk screen to then print on clay surface. Class format and activities In order to ensure that you make the best possible progress on your course, you will have regular feedback from your tutor, in a constructive and supportive environment.
Sculpture Casting and Mould Making at Morley College - 4 days on campus
Sculpture Casting and Mould Making at Morley College - 4 days on campus
Greater London - Next course on 6th April 2020
£235
A hands on, four day intensive and comprehensive course on casting and mould-making, specialising in silicone rubber. Ideal for students who have a small sculpture to cast, but also can use studio samples. Casting in plaster, cement, wax and low-melt metal. Open to all levels including beginners. Basic materials included but charged for when use over individual materials allowance -1kg of silicone rubber is included in the course costs and is charged @ £15 per kg after that. By the end of the course you will be able to Identify...
Sculpture Finishing workshop day - Morley College - 1 days on campus
Sculpture Finishing workshop day - Morley College - 1 days on campus
Greater London - Next course on 15th December 2019
£40
A sculpture workshop for independent Morley sculpture students to develop & finish work from other sculpture classes. There will be no tutor but technician support for use of all workshop equipment. All workshop materials or kiln firing used in excess of their course work will be charged for in addition to the workshop fee. By the end of the course you will be able to Develop knowledge of materials and processes. Completion of individual projects Understand and practice Health and safety of relevant sculpture processess and the sculpture studio practice....
Sculpture Intensive - Morley College - 6 weeks on campus
Sculpture Intensive - Morley College - 6 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 29th October 2019
£435
This exciting joint venture between London Sculpture Workshop and Morley college offers a 6 week sculpture workshop residency opportunity based in the well resourced & equipped London Sculpture Workshop at Thames side studios by the Thames barrier SE18. With facilities available for welding, construction and casting, artists can work independently developing individual sculptural projects with access to studio equipment and technician support throughout. You will receive guidance on your project during the first session from a visiting artist, Victoria Rance, with repeat visits for two sessions to help you develop...
Sculpture Workshop Advanced - Morley College - 11/12 weeks on campus
Sculpture Workshop Advanced - Morley College - 11/12 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 13th September 2019
£260
A sculpture workshop for experienced sculpture students/sculptors to develop individual projects and/or work from other sculpture classes. There will be technician support for use of all workshop equipment. Tutor approval needed to enrol to ensure you can work independently in your chosen materials and processes as there is no tutoring. All workshop materials or kiln firing will be charged for in addition to the workshop fee. By the end of the course you will be able to Develop knowledge of relevant materials and processes while working on individually led projects....
Seasonal Natural Dyeing Spring - Morley College - 5 weeks on campus
Seasonal Natural Dyeing Spring - Morley College - 5 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 21st April 2020
£265
Grow dye plants and utilise the Morley dye garden to harvest established plants such as weld, woad and madder. Plan a dye garden design. Experiment with seasonal plant dyeing, contact printing, solar dyeing and eco bundles which involve placing plant material on to cloth, wrapping tightly and applying heat. Create and test natural dye mordants on a variety of fabrics and modify colour. By the end of the course you will be able to Experiment with seasonal plant dyeing on a range of fibres Identify dye plants, grow dye plant...
Seasonal Natural Dyeing Summer - Morley College - 5 weeks on campus
Seasonal Natural Dyeing Summer - Morley College - 5 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 2nd June 2020
£265
Research seasonal natural dyeing on sustainable fabrics such as organic cotton, peace silk and hemp. Plants available at this time of year include Coreopsis, Saint John's Wort and Dyers' Camomile. Develop an individual project for a textile artwork, fashion application or interior to showcase your design development. Particularly aimed at those who have already completed at least one of the other modules. By the end of the course you will be able to Experiment with a summer seasonal natural dye palette on a range of fibres Develop an individual project...
Seasonal Natural Dyeing Winter - Morley College - 6 weeks on campus
Seasonal Natural Dyeing Winter - Morley College - 6 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 7th January 2020
£320
Create a natural dye palette using plant extracts and seasonal foraging. Print with natural dye extracts and print discharge methods to remove colour and create pattern. Experiment with a range of pattern and mark making techniques on various fabric bases such as fine woven wool, peace silk and organic cotton and linen. Explore current thinking around issues of sustainability in textiles and current innovations including new fibre types. By the end of the course you will be able to Dye fabric using natural dye extracts Print with natural dye extracts...
Sew a Simple Skirt in Two Days at Morley College London
Sew a Simple Skirt in Two Days at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 17th November 2019
£110
Want to develop your sewing skills with guidance, to make your first successful skirt, this is the class for you! Suitable for those who have made at least one garment & can thread up and use a sewing machine proficiently. Class format and activities In order to ensure that you make the best possible progress on your course, you will have regular feedback from your tutor, in a constructive and supportive environment.
Sewing and Pattern Cutting for Childrenswear - Morley College - 6 weeks on campus
Sewing and Pattern Cutting for Childrenswear - Morley College - 6 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 1st November 2019
£180
This course is project based and suitable for anyone wishing to understand and learn the process of taking a design idea to a finished garment. Although childrenswear blocks are used the same principles can then be applied to menswear, womenswear and gender neutral patterns .This short course gives you a good basic grounding in pattern cutting. Each term we have a different project. All blocks and patterns are drafted from a standard aged 4 years old block. The 6 week Autumn term project will be a skirt and/or trouser dungaree....
Sewing Difficult Fabrics at Morley College London
Sewing Difficult Fabrics at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 17th November 2019
£110
Learn how to fold cut & stitch challenging fabrics such as silk, satin, chiffon .Intermediate level sewing skills required Class format and activities In order to ensure that you make the best possible progress on your course, you will have regular feedback from your tutor, in a constructive and supportive environment.
Silk Painting with Sarah Campbell - Morley College - 2 days on campus
Silk Painting with Sarah Campbell - Morley College - 2 days on campus
Greater London - Next course on 21st March 2020
£100
A fresh and spontaneous approach to working directly on to silks using silk paints and gutta. Initially students will mark make freely on paper to generate designs using paint and ink. From that we will work directly on silk pieces to practice using gutta resist and silk paints. Students will then progress to 36 inch/90 cms hemmed silk scarves in both chiffon and habotai. These are fixed in the studio and will be ready to wear home! There will be charge for the silk squares in the studio - around...
Silkscreen - Morley College - 5/6 weeks on campus
Silkscreen - Morley College - 5/6 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 20th September 2019
£195
The course will explore silkscreen printing. Students will learn how to stretch a screen, and how to make different types of screen prints. These methods will include cutting and tearing paper stencils, coating the stretched screen with a photo sensitive emulsion. Students will design photographic and hand drawn images that can then be exposed on to the photo sensitive screen. Students will also explore drawing by adding a wax resist, making wax rubbings, applying the wax using a wax tjanting tool or painting onto the screen using a brush, prints...
SketchUp Modelling Design: Beginners at Morley College London
SketchUp Modelling Design: Beginners at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 25th September 2019
£325
The class will be taught via a mix of presentation, active learning exercises, demonstrations, hand-outs, step-by-step instructions, pair working and group discussion. One-to-one tuition will be given to help develop ideas and skills. Manageable project work will sometimes be assigned between classes to help you progress. The classes are informal and allow for question and answer sessions, technical advice and support depending on your needs, and assessment and feedback on your progress. In order to ensure that you make the best possible progress on your course, you will have regular...
Slip Casting Sculpture at Morley College London
Slip Casting Sculpture at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 12th January 2020
£95
A short course introducing the technique of casting clay slip into plaster, allowing reproduction of simple forms in ceramic material. Covering mould making, from your own original, pouring, de-moulding, and finishing for firing. All levels welcome. Basic materials costs included. Class format and activities In order to ensure that you make the best possible progress on your course, you will have regular feedback from your tutor, in a constructive and supportive environment.
Smartphone Movie Making: Saturday Short at Morley College London
Smartphone Movie Making: Saturday Short at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 30th November 2019
£180
There is no longer the need for expensive, cumbersome equipment to shoot good film. Everyone with a Smartphone or DSLR Camera already has access to an HD video camera. Furthermore, many well-known filmmakers are now using Smartphone devices to make their own short movies, including Sin City director Robert Rodriguez. There is even a channel on YouTube dedicated to this medium. This practical course teaches you how to plan, shoot, edit and launch a short film using a Smartphone or DSLR as your main video camera. You will learn how...
Social Networking Workshop: Beginners - Morley College - 1 day on campus
Social Networking Workshop: Beginners - Morley College - 1 day on campus
Greater London - Next course on 1st February 2020
£60
This course will teach you how to design and set up your Facebook and Twitter profiles as your online social presence to attract friends, followers or customers. You will learn features that will turn your profile into a web page. By the end of the course you will be able to Set up Facebook and Twitter accounts and understand the differences between them Personalise and manage the content and profile of your accounts Work with media such as images, video and sound to enrich your pages Develop an udnerstanding of...
Special Effects Animation with Adobe After Effects: Beginners at Morley College London
Special Effects Animation with Adobe After Effects: Beginners at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 13th January 2020
£320
Ideal for students who have completed the Beginners level, existing animation and filmmaking students or those who have already had some other experience of working with Adobe After Effects. This course introduces you to the more advanced concepts and skills in working with Adobe After Effects. You will gain the confidence to begin combining several elements within your projects and benefit from the powerful compositing tools in the programme. If you are not entitled to a reduced fee but are finding it difficult to pay for your course in one...
Stained glass evening workshop - Morley College - 11/12 weeks on campus
Stained glass evening workshop - Morley College - 11/12 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 24th September 2019
£300
A mixed-ability stained glass workshop, for both beginners and those who have some experience in leaded lights. Beginners will learn all the techniques necessary to design and create their own stained glass 'leaded light' panels, including learning to design workable patterns, cutting glass, leading and soldering. Those with some experience will develop their ideas and extend their technical and artistic skills in design and stained glass execution. By the end of the course you will be able to design patterns suitable for stained glass leaded lights handle and cut glass...
Stained glass: intermediate - Morley College - 11 weeks
Stained glass: intermediate - Morley College - 11 weeks
Greater London - Next course on 27th September 2019
£325
An intermediate level stained glass workshop, for those who have some experience and wish to work on individual projects. Students will develop their ideas and extend their technical and artistic skills in design and stained glass execution. By the end of the course you will be able to design technically advanced patterns suitable for stained glass leaded lights cut difficult shapes of glass confidently use different techniques in your designs have a greater understanding of how colour and texture of glass can be used to enhance your designs Class format...
Steam bending bamboo for Sculpture - Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
Steam bending bamboo for Sculpture - Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 15th March 2020
£95
This short course introduces the possibilities of steam bending small pieces of bamboo for sculpture. Learn & explore options of constructing to make small bamboo sculptures. All levels welcome. Basic materials included. Class format and activities Constructive and supportive feedback from your tutor will help you succeed during the class.
Stone Carving Sculpture - Morley College - 11/12 weeks on campus
Stone Carving Sculpture - Morley College - 11/12 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 11th September 2019
£340
This course will allow you to explore sculpture whilst learning fundamental stone carving techniques. Beginners and returning students work alongside in a mutually supportive environment learning from both your tutor and each other. You can choose to develop you own projects in abstract or figurative sculpture, lettering, or functional objects. Develop ideas in clay and carve in various types of stone. All levels welcome including beginners. Basic materials included. By the end of the course you will be able to Develop an understanding of basic carving techniques Be able to...
Stone Lithography - Morley College - 3 weeks on campus
Stone Lithography - Morley College - 3 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 31st January 2020
£225
In this introduction to Stone Lithography, you will learn how to grind and prepare a litho stone, explore techniques for drawing on the stone to make an image and how to process and print the stone. Students will share stones for printing purposes. By the end of the course you will be able to prepare a litho stone for drawing explore markmaking methods on the stone using different lithographic drawing materials process the stone ready for printing learn how the press works and how to set up the press for...
Tailoring Academy 1: Pockets @ Morley College London
Tailoring Academy 1: Pockets @ Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 6th October 2019
£110
Explore a multitude of pockets in this brand new addition to the popular Tailoring Masterclass series. All the main pocket styles like jetted pockets, welt pockets and trouser pockets are explained, demonstrated and then made by you with the help of our experienced tutor. No more fear of clipping into those corners, no more need to skip putting pockets in the clothes you make. Feel confident, secure and proud of your pocket making skills. A materials pack will be provided for this course at a cost of £35 By the...
Tailoring Academy 2: Surface and Structure at Morley College London
Tailoring Academy 2: Surface and Structure at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 9th November 2019
£110
Have you ever wondered what is inside a tailored jacket? On this two day course you will learn how to construct the hidden layers that produce and maintain a beautiful jacket structure and shape. Create and keep the shape using interfacings, interlinings, padding and canvas, and master the techniques used. A materials pack will be provided for this course at a cost of £35 By the end of the course you will be able to to identify the materials required for perfectly set sleeve and shoulder pad to set the...
Tailoring Academy 3: Setting a Collar - Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
Tailoring Academy 3: Setting a Collar - Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 14th March 2020
£110
The set of a collar can make or break a tailored jacket and this two day course is a rare opportunity to bring a more professional, couture look to your garments. You will cover the methods used to bring a beautiful finish to this challenging area of a jacket or coat. You will be encouraged to build on your existing skills and broaden your understandings using a mixture of machine and hand sewing. You must have intermediate level skills to benefit from this course. By the end of the course...
Tailoring Academy 4: Sleeves and Shoulder Pads - Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
Tailoring Academy 4: Sleeves and Shoulder Pads - Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 9th May 2020
£110
Setting sleeve heads and shoulder pads can be challenging for many to master. Learn to create a perfectly crafted sleeve and shoulder line on this two day course. You will learn the methods, approach and materials necessary to set a sleeve, support the sleeve head correctly and attach a shoulder pad. A materials pack will be provided for this course at a cost of £35 By the end of the course you will be able to to identify the materials required for perfectly set sleeve and shoulder pad to set...
Taking Great Photos for Websites - Morley College - 5 weeks on campus
Taking Great Photos for Websites - Morley College - 5 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 5th October 2019
£165
Every business needs professional photography on their website. Learn to take great photographs of products, artworks, clothing, details, people and more. Use professional lighting and backgrounds and learn how to best display your photos with style on the web. Class format and activities In order to ensure that you make the best possible progress on your course, you will have regular feedback from your tutor, in a constructive and supportive environment.
Tapestry Art - Morley College - 6 weeks on campus
Tapestry Art - Morley College - 6 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 15th February 2020
£265
Study the art of tapestry weaving through the interpretation of the artist's mark. Learn to design, make cartoons and use colour recognition through flat weave techniques of blending, hatching and shaping. The group will look at the work of artists such as Tracey Emin, John Hubbard and Gillian Ayres, all painters the tutor has worked with on a series of commissioned tapestries. This course is suitable for those with previous experience and beginners, though beginners must be able to warp a frame. By the end of the course you will...
Textiles Advanced Workshop - Morley College - 11 weeks on campus
Textiles Advanced Workshop - Morley College - 11 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 18th September 2019
£515
Create textiles in a stimulating and sympathetic environment developing your own projects with a view to exhibiting and working to commission. Special attention will be given to current exhibitions, study days and current textiles practice. This course is suitable for those with advanced textiles experience, such as a degree, or who have completed the Textiles Foundation course, who wish to further their practice in this and related areas including preparing a professional portfolio. The group hold an end of year exhibition and participate in other opportunities arising through Morley. Entry...
The Beauty of Medieval Manuscripts at Morley College London
The Beauty of Medieval Manuscripts at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 3rd March 2020
£90
Explore the vivid, gilded and highly decorative medieval manuscript, learning about different types of books from the Book of Hours, to the Psalter, the Apocalypse to the Bestiary. We will learn about the different types of imagery found on the pages and in the margins. We will start by looking at an Anglo-Saxon manuscript such as the Lindisfarne Gospels and complete then concentrate on the Gothic period, with a study of manuscripts such as the Luttrell Psalter. By the end of the course you will be able to Identify different...
The Bias Drape - Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
The Bias Drape - Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 4th July 2020
£110
Madeleine Vionnet introduced her signature Bias Cut dress in the 1930's and this elegant style still influences fashion design today. If you want to learn how to drape fabric on the bias, this is a rare opportunity to learn the skills necessary to create glamorous styles using this signature technique. You will learn to use a dressmaker’s stand for this specialized process and to work with challenging fabrics. You will also learn how bias affects the shape of a garment and to understand how to achieve a proper fit. By...
The Big Web Pack for Busy People at Morley College London
The Big Web Pack for Busy People at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 25th September 2019
£355
By the end of the course you will be able to Understand the structure of web pages Create basic HTML documents and format content with CSS Integrate and manage assets such as text and images Learn basic Dreamweaver features and functions Work to produce a variety of site elements and functions Understand the principles of and strategies for communicating your project to others Develop a pool of online resources for future projects. Class format and activities The class will be taught via a mix of presentation, active learning exercises, demonstrations,...
The Drawing Course: Beginners - Morley College - 11 weeks on campus
The Drawing Course: Beginners - Morley College - 11 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 14th January 2020
£330
A practical introduction to drawing skills, using a range of materials. You will be taught various aspects of drawing from observation including proportion, perspective, line and tone. Examples of historical and contemporary drawing will be discussed in class and learners are encouraged to develop a personal response to subjects including landscape, portraits, objects and photographic images. By the end of the course you will be able to Measure the proportions of an object or image Draw with pencil, charcoal and an eraser Draw using a full range of tones Keep...
The Drawing Course: Intermediate - Morley College - 11/12 weeks on campus
The Drawing Course: Intermediate - Morley College - 11/12 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 17th September 2019
£355
Develop your drawing ability through practical exercises using a wide range of subjects including the life model, objects, landscape and a visit to a museum or gallery. For people with some experience of drawing, this course will help you find ways to draw that suit you, by examining a variety of approaches and artists’ work to instruct and inspire. By the end of the course you will be able to Choose from a wide range of drawing materials Make quick sketches from direct observation Measure the proportions of the human...
The Morley Graphic Design Course Level 3 - Morley College London
The Morley Graphic Design Course Level 3 - Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 24th September 2019
£1195
The Morley Graphic Design Course Level 3 is ideal for anyone who wishes to explore, refine and extend their graphic design knowledge and skills; taking them to the next level. You will work on challenging tasks and briefs that encourage you to think creatively and understand the principles of good design practice. Layout, artwork generation, branding strategies, advertising, promotion and packaging are all explored as ways that graphic communication design supports the commercial needs of clients. By the end of the course you will be able to Understand the principles...
The Morley Photography Course Level 1 - Morley College London
The Morley Photography Course Level 1 - Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 16th January 2020
£800
An exciting and thorough course for students who wish to learn the basic skills and knowledge of photo-imaging. You will learn how to use your camera effectively in a range of situations, study aspects of image capture including composition and subject matter, practice different computer editing software to carry out digital manipulation and understand how to present your final images. You will work towards challenging assignments and the knowledge and skills gained will support progression to level 2 & 3, or potential future employment. Students will need to own a...
The Morley Photography Course Level 2 - Morley College London
The Morley Photography Course Level 2 - Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 17th September 2019
£1195
This is an exciting course suitable for those who would like to develop photographic skills and technique. This level 2 course builds on skills learned at level 1 and you will make work towards three challenging assignments. Explore personal photography projects and creative team-working skills throughout the course. The knowledge and skills gained on this course will support progression to our Level 3 Morley Photography course or potential future employment. Students need good computer skills and will need to own a camera with access to manual controls. Printing and presentation...
The Morley Photography Course Level 3 - Morley College London
The Morley Photography Course Level 3 - Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 18th September 2019
£1195
The Morley Photography Course at Level 3 is ideal for those students who have completed our Level 2 Morley Photography Course or those already possessing extensive photography experience and wanting to take their skills to the next level. Work on challenging briefs that encourage you to think creatively and understand your camera thoroughly. This course helps you to prepare a professional portfolio of images to advance in a photography career, or apply to Higher Education at University or Access to HE course here at Morley. You will learn to produce...
The Morley Photography Course Level 4 - Morley College London
The Morley Photography Course Level 4 - Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 16th September 2019
£1380
If you have completed our Morley Level 3 Photography Course, or are a photographer/artist working with ideas and projects which need time and space to develop, this course is for you. Allowing you to bridge the gap between the fundamental operation of the camera towards more advanced techniques and creative approaches; this course will engage you with challenging assignments, one-to-one support and group feedback. You will refresh your existing practice and creative decision-making; whatever your current photographic interests. Strong emphasis is placed on developing you professionally and to this end...
The Morley Textiles Foundation Diploma: Level 3 at Morley College London
The Morley Textiles Foundation Diploma: Level 3 at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 2nd September 2019
£2710
The Textiles Foundation is a unique and well-rounded year long course that supports those who wish to discover, refine and or re-define their passion and skill for textiles art, design and craft. Workshops and projects are designed to explore traditional techniques and contemporary practices to expand individual approaches to making and thinking. Taught across three terms, specialist practitioners provide a comprehensive investigation in to: drawing, design skills, constructed textiles, colour theory, screen printing, curatorial practice, portfolio preparation, conceptual head wear and machine knit. Tutors use a range of activities from...
Three Artists' Books in Three Weeks - Morley College - 3 weeks
Three Artists' Books in Three Weeks - Morley College - 3 weeks
Greater London - Next course on 4th October 2019
£85
Make three different artists books using printmaking and bookbinding techniques in this fun and fast-paced evening class. By the end of the course you will be able to Make beautiful books in a variety of binding styles Use bookbinding tools for cutting, folding and sewing paper with confidence Know about paper grain and its importance in bookbinding Continue making books at home, as no specialist equipment is needed for these bindings Class format and activities 3 artists books in 3 weeks In this fun, experimental short course we will make...
Thursday Evening Printmaking: All levels incl. Beginners - Morley College - 5/6 weeks on campus
Thursday Evening Printmaking: All levels incl. Beginners - Morley College - 5/6 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 3rd October 2019
£175
Discover and experiment with printmaking. Each term this two part course will introduce beginners to a range of printmaking techniques including monoprint, drypoint, etching, collograph and linocut, whilst also providing tuition and guidance for returning and advanced learners. Suitable for all levels. By the end of the course you will be able to make plates and blocks and print in different ways build on skills by developing personal projects in different media develop skills, personal visual language and critical decision making use the printmaking equipment and workshop safely engage in...
Thursday Printmaking: Mixed Techniques - Morley College - 10/11/12 weeks on campus
Thursday Printmaking: Mixed Techniques - Morley College - 10/11/12 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 3rd October 2019
£295
Explore printmaking and image making in this vibrant workshop class. All students work individually to expand and perfect skills and spend time developing personal projects with one-to-one tutorials from the tutor. Working alongside each other in the print studio, students are able to share experiences and expand knowledge through group discussion. Beginners explore different print techniques to build understanding and knowledge, with a different focus each term. In succeeding terms beginners advance to explore different print media and expand printmaking skills and repertoire. The class incorporates set projects alongside working...
Traditional and Experimental Tapestry Weaving - Morley College - 11 weeks on campus
Traditional and Experimental Tapestry Weaving - Morley College - 11 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 18th September 2019
£515
For those interested in textiles, surface pattern, colour and texture. After a crash course in tapestry weaving using bobbins, develop the skills to design and weave a tapestry using a range of techniques that demonstrate your powers of expression. Experiment in 2D and 3D techniques both on and off the weaving frame. Experienced weavers work on individual projects. By the end of the course you will be able to Beginners will complete an introductory course in tapestry techniques that will include warping up, knotting on and how to handle bobbins...
Traditional upholstery - Morley College - 11 weeks on campus
Traditional upholstery - Morley College - 11 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 16th September 2019
£325
On this upholstery course, students learn traditional techniques and the materials required to upholster different styles of furniture. Through a series of tasks and demonstrations students learn the correct use of upholstery tools and materials. These include stripping existing upholstery, preparing timber frames and their reupholstery using webbing, stitched and nailed hessian, stitched horse hair, another layer of hessian and a final layer of calico. Finish with a final layer of students' own top fabric and trim with various edging techniques. Suitable small scale personal projects could be dining chairs,...
Transfer Techniques - Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
Transfer Techniques - Morley College - 2 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 17th January 2020
£150
A two-day course exploring transfer techniques as a starting point for creating a lino print. On day one you will learn different ways of transferring images onto lino, creating a guideline for cutting & printing the lino block on day two. Methods covered will include: tracing, monoprinting with objects & photocopy transfers. There will be group discussions and one to one support throughout the course. By the end of the course you will be able to Use different transfer techniques as a starting point for plate making and ideas generation...
Try clay Portrait modelling at Morley College London
Try clay Portrait modelling at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 22nd January 2020
£115
Taster portrait life modelling course for beginners to get a feel for clay and try portrait life sculpture techniques measuring and observing a life model. Open to all levels. Basic materials included. By the end of the course you will be able to Learn basic proportions of the head Learn measurment and observation techniques working from a life model Learn and practice clay handling and modelling Learn to hollow and finish clay ready for firing Class format and activities You will be learning and exploring clay life modelling, learning to...
Try Linocut at Morley College London
Try Linocut at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 8th January 2020
£30
Find out how to cut, ink and print a black and white linocut in this introductory taster class. Class format and activities Constructive and supportive feedback from your tutor will help you succeed during the class
Try soft Stone carving at Morley College London
Try soft Stone carving at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 25th September 2019
£95
A four week taster course to get a feel for soft stone carving and explore tools and techniques. Stone carving Sculpture term students can also use this course to develop their on going projects. Basic materials included. By the end of the course you will be able to Learn and practice basic carving techniques in soft stone Be able to carve a flat, concave and convex surface in soft stone Develop basic awareness of soft stone sculpture, both historical and contemporary Be aware of Health and Safety in the studio...
Try Wood Carving at Morley College London
Try Wood Carving at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 12th December 2019
£45
An evening taster course to get the feel for wood carving. Students will be able to explore and discover the properties of wood. They will learn how to use hand tools, and be guided in the use of power tools. The course will cover some basic techniques, and students can expect to complete a sample which could be the starting point for developing a sculpture project. Open to all levels. Experienced Wood sculpture students may like to use this class to develop an existing project, or to refresh their skills....
Tuesday Printmaking - Morley College - 10/11/12 weeks on campus
Tuesday Printmaking - Morley College - 10/11/12 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 1st October 2019
£350
Creative development course for intermediate and advanced printmakers that will help you develop your individual ideas and projects, and explore how to use printmaking processes and outcomes to develop a body of work, for example, by exploring technique and process, or series and sequences. The two tutors bring a great range of skills and experience to the course, and you will enjoy the expertise each brings to it. There will be an emphasis on improving printing skills, exploring techniques, and trying out combinations of techniques. There will be plenty of...
Tutorial & Workshop Day at Morley College London
Tutorial & Workshop Day at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 10th January 2020
£35
Book a 40 minute tutorial to kick start your printmaking term- use the rest of the day as studio workshop time. Class format and activities Constructive and supportive feedback from your tutor will help you succeed during the class.
Upholstery Taster 1 - Morley College - 2 days on campus
Upholstery Taster 1 - Morley College - 2 days on campus
Greater London - Next course on 23rd November 2019
£95
A two day taster, learning through a small project such as a drop in seat or footstool. Explore specialist tools, materials and the fundamental processes. Progress to the Monday evening class with the same tutor. By the end of the course you will be able to • Understand the safe and practical use of a workshop environment. • Name and correctly use basic traditional upholstery materials and hand tools. • Rip down a small project a drop in seat, or footstool safely and efficiently. • Gain an insight into some...
Upholstery Taster 2 - Morley College - 2 days on campus
Upholstery Taster 2 - Morley College - 2 days on campus
Greater London - Next course on 28th March 2020
£95
A two day taster, learning through a small project such as a drop in seat or footstool. Explore specialist tools, materials and the fundamental processes. Progress to the Monday evening class with the same tutor. By the end of the course you will be able to • Understand the safe and practical use of a workshop environment. • Name and correctly use basic traditional upholstery materials and hand tools. • Rip down a small project a drop in seat, or footstool safely and efficiently. • Gain an insight into some...
User Experience (UX) App Design: Introduction at Morley College London
User Experience (UX) App Design: Introduction at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 15th November 2019
£180
XD (Experience Design) is the go-to tool for UI and UX designers. Using wire framing techniques this programme allows you to prototype mobile app designs. User-friendly and fun, this course is suitable for all and does not require any previous design experience. XD is particularly popular with UX and UI professionals, as well as those in marketing and communications who want to have a hands on role in mobile app development. This course is designed to give you a comprehensive knowledge of Adobe XD and the confidence to create prototyping...
Video Blogging for Social Media: Saturday Workshop - Morley College - 3 weeks on campus
Video Blogging for Social Media: Saturday Workshop - Morley College - 3 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 28th March 2020
£120
Get creative with video and turn yourself from consumer to creator on this fun Video Blogging (Vlogging) course. Learn key issues including storyboarding, narrative planning, scripting, publishing and social marketing. By the end of the course students will have their own YouTube channel with original video content and tools to keep creating! Class format and activities In order to ensure that you make the best possible progress on your course, you will have regular feedback from your tutor, in a constructive and supportive environment.
Wax Carving for Jewellery - Morley College - 6 weeks on campus
Wax Carving for Jewellery - Morley College - 6 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 9th September 2019
£185
Learn how to cut, carve and heat form wax to create your own unique piece of jewellery. Your wax will be cast off-site in silver or bronze and returned for finishing and polishing. Cost of casting not included. Suitable for all levels. By the end of the course you will be able to Cut, carve and heat form wax confidently Develop your own designs in wax to be cast in silver Finish, clean and polish your cast piece of jewellery Understand the wax carving and casting process Class format and...
Wednesday Masterclass: Sugar Lift, Aquatint and Spit Bite - Morley College - 3 weeks on campus
Wednesday Masterclass: Sugar Lift, Aquatint and Spit Bite - Morley College - 3 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 3rd June 2020
£135
Artist Jason Hicklin's work embraces the painterly qualities of sugar lift aquatint and spit bite. On this short, focussed course, learn some of the ways in which these techniques can be used to great effect. By the end of the course you will be able to Explore painterly techniques in etching Use sugar lift to draw marks on the etching plate Explore aquatint techniques on sugar lift marks Learn about and explore spit bite on aquatint Learn how to ink and print the etching plates Class format and activities Students...
Wednesday: Printmaking For All - Morley College
Wednesday: Printmaking For All - Morley College
Greater London - Next course on 2nd October 2019
£185
Beginners, intermediate and advanced students work and learn together in a friendly, vibrant, well equipped studio environment. This 4 week second part to summer term course will focus entirely on etching. Week by week you will build deeper understanding in a range of processes where nitric acid is used to make zinc intaglio printing plates. Start with drawing based hard and softground. Depending on students requirements the course can also explore etching subtle tonalities with aquatint and white ground, painterly mark making with sugarlift, atmospheric spit-bite plus use of liquid...
Wheel throwing with Porcelain - Morley College - 4 weeks on campus
Wheel throwing with Porcelain - Morley College - 4 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 4th November 2019
£215
Learn the basics of working with Porcelain clay on the throwing wheel. It is not recommended for complete beginners. This course will guide you by demonstration and practical sessions to gain confidence with using this material. Each student will have sole use of a wheel for the length of the course. By the end of the course you will be able to You will learn how to throw and turn a range of simple forms with porcelain. You will gain knowledge of some of the problems associated with using this...
Women Artists - Morley College - 5 weeks on campus
Women Artists - Morley College - 5 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 14th January 2020
£90
Explore the response of women artists to 20th century feminist debates. You will learn about the aesthetics and strategies deployed by key feminist artists to support the fight for gender equality and challenge patriarchal norms. By the end of the course you will be able to Understand why women’s art became such a contested area of art history in the late 20th century. Be aware of and understand some of the central issues, debates and themes of Feminist Art and art history. Be familiar with some key feminist artists and...
Wood and Stone Carving Sculpture - Morley College
Wood and Stone Carving Sculpture - Morley College
Greater London - Next course on 13th September 2019
£340
This course will allow you to explore sculpture whilst learning fundamental wood & stone carving techniques. Beginners and returning students work alongside in a mutually supportive environment learning from both your tutor and each other. You can choose to develop your own projects in abstract or figurative sculpture, lettering, or functional objects. Develop ideas in clay and carve in various types of wood & stone. All levels welcome including beginners. Basic materials included but charged for when you exceed your materials allowance. By the end of the course you will...
Wood carving and wood sculpture - Morley College - 6/10 weeks on campus
Wood carving and wood sculpture - Morley College - 6/10 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 12th September 2019
£285
This Course will allow students to learn wood carving and construction techniques. Students can explore the sculptural possibilities of different kinds of wood, and learn to make figurative, abstract or functional items. Students will be able to develop their own project and work at their own pace in a supportive workshop environment. Open to all levels, including beginners. Students are encouraged to stay on throughout the year to develop their work. Basic materials will be included. By the end of the course you will be able to Beginners: use basic...
Wood Engraving - Morley College - 5 weeks on campus
Wood Engraving - Morley College - 5 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 15th January 2020
£145
A course that teaches all the intricacies of traditional wood engraving in an easy going manner. If you like fine fine detail, and works that are miniature in scale then this is the course for you! By the end of the course you will be able to make prints using wood, lino and other relief surfaces transfer the design, cut and print in colour and black and white print large blocks by hand Develop personal projects through practice and discussion with tutor and peers engage in group crits, projects, demonstrations...
Woodcut - Morley College - 5 weeks on campus
Woodcut - Morley College - 5 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 6th November 2019
£145
This course will offer students a chance to experiment with different printing textures. The process requires a bit of rugged determination to get those wood-chips flying, but the results will feel be bold and visceral. By the end of the course you will be able to make prints using wood, lino and other relief surfaces transfer the design, cut and print in colour and black and white print large blocks by hand Develop personal projects through practice and discussion with tutor and peers engage in group crits, projects, demonstrations and...
Wooden Jewellery with Sarah King at Morley College London
Wooden Jewellery with Sarah King at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 5th October 2019
£115
Explore making contemporary sculptural jewellery using wood. We will laminate, paint, lime and inlay. Follow guided exercises which can be adapted to create your own designs. Suitable for beginners or those wishing to extend their skills in a different medium. By the end of the course you will be able to Saw and shape wood Know how to texture and decorate wood surfaces Understand which woods are suitable for certain techniques and where to source them. Inlay silver dots and lines into wood Inlay a pearl into wood Class format...
Wordpress Website and Blog Design: Beginners - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Wordpress Website and Blog Design: Beginners - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 25th September 2019
£355
Wordpress.com is fast becoming the number one choice for free web and blog hosting. Work with basic HTML, text and media (including video sound and images) managing your content to effectively target your audience. This course will introduce you to the essential skills required to create an entirely free website, blog and very basic online shop, using the world's most popular Content Management System. User-friendly and fun, Wordpress.com allows you to design and manage content in an intuitive way. If you are not entitled to a reduced fee but are...
Wordpress.Org Web Design: Beginners - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Wordpress.Org Web Design: Beginners - Morley College - 10 weeks on campus
Greater London - Next course on 15th January 2020
£355
WordPress is the most popular website builder in the world. This Web Design course takes you through the basics and covers all the useful features including how to use the fundamental tools. At the start of course, the tutor shows you how to obtain a website address (domain name) and install WordPress locally so that you’re ready to build a WordPress website that will work on different devices. You’ll add pages to your website and set up a blog/news page. We’ll then move onto inserting and editing content such as...
World Textiles: Central Asian Feltmaking at Morley College London
World Textiles: Central Asian Feltmaking at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 12th September 2019
£285
World Textiles consists of six progressive, linked courses across the academic year, each exploring a different technique in relation to felt making. Central Asian felt making is characterised by striking patterns decorated with symbolic motifs, which have particular names and meanings, such as the 'shyrdaks' of Kyrghizstan which are an integral part of the cultural heritage, decorated with mosaiced/stencil cut and stitched motifs of stylised horns and birds. You will learn a variety of felt making techniques using coloured merino wools and other wools/animal fibres; blend fibres using hand carders...
World Textiles: Contemporary Batik at Morley College London
World Textiles: Contemporary Batik at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 4th June 2020
£285
World Textiles consists of six progressive, linked courses across the academic year, each exploring a different technique in relation to felt making. Batik is a resist dye technique which uses hot wax and a variety of tools to draw patterns on cloth, including the traditional tjanting tool. Batik is a highly developed art form in Indonesia where it has a long history. It is characterised by intricate patterns of stylised motifs inspired by plants, birds and architectural motifs. You will learn a variety of techniques - drawing patterns and texture...
World Textiles: European Dye Traditions at Morley College London
World Textiles: European Dye Traditions at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 9th January 2020
£285
Learn about the history of European dyes and the trade in dyes, introduced from the New World, including logwood and cochineal. Learn to dye wool fibres, threads and cloth to use in your felt making and textile work. Build confidence with using cold water fibre reactive, acid and natural dyes -woad, madder and weld etc. to colour animal and plant fibres including cotton, wool and silk . Space dye threads and fibre to yield multi coloured and ombre effects. By the end of the course you will be able to...
World Textiles: Indian Sub-Continent Stitch at Morley College London
World Textiles: Indian Sub-Continent Stitch at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 31st October 2019
£285
Building on an introduction to felt making, this course offers the opportunity to explore a variety of traditional embroidery and embellishment techniques from the Indian Sub Continent. You will be introduced to a variety of regional styles of embroidery of brilliantly patterned and coloured textiles, worked in a range of decorative stitches. Enhance the surface of your felt and other fabrics with techniques including chain stitch, open chain stitch, shisha mirror work , chikan work and kantha work to create richly decorated and textured work. By the end of the...
World Textiles: Japanese Shibori at Morley College London
World Textiles: Japanese Shibori at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 27th February 2020
£285
Explore Japanese resist dyeing known as Shibori. This ancient method of dyeing includes wrapping, folding, clamping and stitching fabric to resist dye when immersed. Use with a variety of natural fabrics, including felt and nuno felt, creating striking patterns, textures and repeat designs. By the end of the course you will be able to Have an understanding of Japanese Shibori techniques and their traditional and contemporary uses. Create a variety of samples using a variety of dyes-natural and synthetic. Apply these skills to a personal project. Understand and use sustainable...
World Textiles: San Blas Islands Mola at Morley College London
World Textiles: San Blas Islands Mola at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 23rd April 2020
£240
World Textiles consists of six progressive, linked course across the academic year, each exploring a different technique in relation to felt making. Mola work is a type of reverse applique made up of stitched layers of contrasting fabrics, with areas cut away, creating striking patterns of a variety of themes and stories. Inspired by Cuna culture and their environment, it is used to decorate the Cuna Indians traditional Mola blouse. Mola work is traditionally worked on a cotton fabric, but can also be applied to felt and a variety of...
Wrappers and Folders at Morley College London
Wrappers and Folders at Morley College London
Greater London - Next course on 17th November 2019
£50
Make 3 folders and wrappers from a single template, a four flap folder, a Phasebox and a Pamphlet Case. Each type has its own specific uses in the housing of book and paper based objects and can be adapted creatively to make perfectly fitting enclosures for their contents safekeeping. By the end of the course you will be able to Measure a book correctly to provide the necessary measurements from which to make a perfectly fitting wrapper. From measurements be able to make a wrapper for a book. Learn how...
Write Your Artist's Statement - Morley College - 1 day
Write Your Artist's Statement - Morley College - 1 day
Greater London - Next course on 22nd March 2020
£75
Artists need to produce statements for exhibitions, publicity material and websites, however, many people struggle to write them. A good artist’s statement provides the audience (potential collectors and critics) with an entry point into the artist’s work, stimulating curiosity about their art and an insight into the artist. Join this friendly workshop run by award-winning writer and curator Colin Pink and come away with a completed artist statement suitable for exhibitions, applications to higher education, publicity material and/or websites. Class format and activities Constructive and supportive feedback from your tutor...