News: Fine Art
Artist Ian Johns, visited Fine Art students at Ashton Sixth Form College last week for a two day workshop. Students explored the skills required in oil painting, learning valuable techniques and tips from a professional working artist.
Art and Design students who started at Ashton Sixth Form College this September, explored Manchester city centre to conduct primary research.
Art and Design students took their sketchbooks outside of the classroom for Enrichment Day. They were able to explore the incredible works from around the globe within the Manchester Art Gallery, as well as the artwork right on their doorstep across the city centre.
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.
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.
During a two day workshop, local artist Ian Johns visited Ashton Sixth Form College to coach our A2 Fine Art students.