6 October 2017

100+ Students on Manchester Art Trip

Art and Design students who started at Ashton Sixth Form College this September, explored Manchester city centre to conduct primary research.

1 August 2017

Art Exhibition 2017

The Art Exhibition returned to Ashton Sixth Form College with outstanding results. The work of the Art and Design students was on display from 3D Design and Technology, Fine Art, Graphic Design, Photography and Textiles. Students from the college produced outstanding creative work the college is extremely proud of.

22 June 2017

Art Students Visit Degree Show at MMU

Art and Design students from all courses visited the Manchester Metropolitan University degree show yesterday.  By attending the Degree Show, students were able to explore some of the creations on offer at degree level standard, taking inspiration to progress in their own work as they leave to excel in creative careers.

9 February 2017

Graphic Design Students Win Logo Competition for International Opticians Organisation

Graphic Design students won a logo design competition for the International Opticians Organisation. Elaine Grisdale from the IOO presented the prize the rewarded the innovation and creative vision of Ashton Sixth Form College's Students.

9 November 2016

Huddersfield Art Tutors visit ASFC

A range of Art tutors from Huddersfield University visited Ashton Sixth Form College Art and Design students to talk about opportunities available at degree level, university life and portfolios.

3 November 2016

Corrie Star Julie Hesmondhalgh visits ASFC

Julie Hesmondhalgh, best know for roles in Coronation Street, Happy Valley and the Royal Exchange Theatre, spoke to our students about her experiences in the Creative Arts industry. The visit was organised as part of the Realising Aspirations programme in collaboration with Arts Emergency.

19 October 2016

Local Artist Visits A2 Fine Art

During a two day workshop, local artist Ian Johns visited Ashton Sixth Form College to coach our A2 Fine Art students.