Nikki Pham, Ivorymint

Making her Mark: Illustration student Nikki Pham

As part of a work experience project, second year BA Illustration student Nikki Pham spent 4 weeks working with online stationery company, Ivorymint. Nikki, who designs stationery alongside her studies, wanted to work with Ivorymint to experience the ‘ins and outs’ of running a creative business. Working closely with the business’s owner Katie, Nikki designed a new range of stationery, ‘First Blush’, with a focus on expanding … Continue reading Making her Mark: Illustration student Nikki Pham

HAPTIC: work from current and past CSAD Ceramics students

How many times do you walk into a gallery space and you feel distanced from the work? The way artworks are often displayed has restricted our experience of it to a limited, solely visual one, though this needn’t be the case… HAPTIC is a collection of work from current and past students of ceramics at Cardiff School of Art and Design: Jessica Dent, Elin Hughes, … Continue reading HAPTIC: work from current and past CSAD Ceramics students

BA Textiles students organise New Designers fundraiser quiz and raffle

CSAD’s third year BA Textiles students have organised a fundraising quiz and raffle to raise funds for their New Designers exhibition in June 2018. New Designers is a trade show in London that allows graduates to showcase their designs to industry professionals and members of the public. Showing their work at the exhibition will prove to be an amazing opportunity for those in attendance. The … Continue reading BA Textiles students organise New Designers fundraiser quiz and raffle

Product Design Graduate Wins Top Award

Gethin Ceidiog Hughes a graduate of both our BSc (Hons) Product Design and Master of Art & Design courses was recently awarded the Eirian Llwyd Memorial Award which honours artists who have shown outstanding dedication and creative talent in the field of printmaking. Eirian Llwyd, was a distinguished printmaker and founder of Y Lle Print Gwreiddiol. She inaugurated a Memorial Trust, established in her name to provide … Continue reading Product Design Graduate Wins Top Award

BA BSc Product Design

Product Design students take part in ‘Zest 4 Leisure’ Live Project

Final year BA and BSc (Hons) Product Design students and school pupils from St Cennydd Secondary School took part in a 24 hour project for garden furniture manufacturers, P&A Fencing. The students were challenged to come up with new garden furniture designs for the company’s Zest 4 Leisure brand. Mirroring the briefing process often faced by Product Designers working in industry, the students researched the … Continue reading Product Design students take part in ‘Zest 4 Leisure’ Live Project

British Education Awards Winner for Wales

Brandon Jones, a first year Product Design student at Cardiff School of Art & Design is the 2018 winner of the British Education Awards for Wales in the Vocational category. As part of his Welsh Baccalaureate Community Challenge last year Brandon led a team of Year 10 pupils from local Cyfarthfa High School to the national finals of the F1 In Schools Challenge at Silverstone. … Continue reading British Education Awards Winner for Wales

What Applicants Say About Their Interviews at CSAD

‘You may recall that I dropped you an email, following our inspirational visit to Cardiff Met with our daughter back in January.  We have since driven up & down the country, for interviews at several other universities.   There really was no comparison to what Cardiff Met. has to offer – the course, staff team & working environment are all in a different league to … Continue reading What Applicants Say About Their Interviews at CSAD