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Jessie Nelson, who was awarded the Golden Button award for Outstanding Technical Ability at the Degree Shows, is on her way to the Edinburgh Fringe for a mixture of freelance stage dressing and volunteering across the festival.
Nicola Simpson, who is preparing to graduate from BA (Hons) Commercial Photography for Fashion, Advertising & Editorial, was shortlisted for the annual AOP Student Awards and selected as runner-up for ‘Best in Show’ at Free Range this year.
Plymouth College of Art alumni Brenton West is an expert in restoring vintage cameras, a freelance photographer, and an award winning silversmith. We catch up with him to discuss his work on the BBC's award winning series The Repair Shop...
Fashion graduate Amy Bray reports back from an internship with Pentland Brands Limited, a global family business, based in the UK and bringing some of the most loved active and footwear brands to millions of people around the world, including Ellesse, Red or Dead and Canterbury of New Zealand.
BA (Hons) Commercial Photography for Fashion, Advertising and Editorial have styled and worked on photoshoots and videos for a range of great-value, sustainable fashion wedding dresses from St Luke’s Hospice Plymouth charity shops.
Sky Griffiths has been named as a finalist in a national design competition run by National Express, with the chance of seeing her winning design come to life across the side of an iconic 14-metre-long coach.
The mentoring programme at Plymouth College of Art teams current students up with a handpicked selection of our talented graduates, who provide support, advice and guidance to each other in a series of one on one sessions. We caught up with BA (Hons) Graphic Design student Harry Richards and Graphic Design alumni Allie Wood to find out what they gained from the programme.
Our in-house design studio The Agency provides real life client briefs for our students to work on, giving them industry experience whilst they're still studying. We chatted to filmmaker Patryk Swiatczak, currently studying on our BA (Hons) Digital Media Production degree, about the work he has done for The Agency.
Second-year BA (Hons) Graphic Design student Elena Ruiz Ballestero created the concept for our 2019 Degree Shows campaign.
Now in the final year of her BA (Hons) Printed Textile Design & Surface Pattern degree, Abi Craig has gathered some impressive experience through working on live briefs, and creative internships. We caught up with Abi as she returned from a stint at British fashion brand Boden for a chat about what inspires her and what made her choose Plymouth College of Art for her degree...
Illustration graduate Amanda West's latest collection is now being stocked by Wolf and Badger, home to some of the world's best independent fashion, jewellery and homeware brands. We chat with her to find out more about life after graduation for an emerging artist.
BA (Hons) Graphic Design students Marie Mateo and Harry Richards are both in the final year of their degrees here at the college. We chat about working on real live briefs with real clients, through our in-house creative studio, The Agency.