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EFFAITH GWELEDOL – GEOPOP – Sialens 24 awr yr wythnos sefydlu / VISUAL IMPACT – GEOPOP – BA Fashion Design Induction week 24 hour challenge

The 24hrs Fashion induction week project gave the students the opportunity to explore the potential of designing with shapes rather than creating patterns for designs. Pattern cutting and design are physical activities, they extend from the hand eye, from rotations of wrist, elbow & shoulder, but they also flow from the mind and perception of spatial awareness, from the psychological processes of transferring ideas & concepts … Continue reading EFFAITH GWELEDOL – GEOPOP – Sialens 24 awr yr wythnos sefydlu / VISUAL IMPACT – GEOPOP – BA Fashion Design Induction week 24 hour challenge

Locale: an exhibition of contemporary objects and material interventions by Artist Designer: Maker students

Locale 22nd May – 29th May 2018 Insole Court, Cardiff, CF5 2LN Level 4 and 5 BA Artist Design Maker students will be displaying work and work in progress inspired by and in relation to Insole court. The Staff and students of Maker are really excited to be working with this local cultural organisation and such an inspiring location which includes landscaped gardens and arts and … Continue reading Locale: an exhibition of contemporary objects and material interventions by Artist Designer: Maker students

Brandon Jones

CSAD Product Design student wins Vocational Qualification (VQ) Intermediate Learner award

Brandon Jones, a first year Product Design student at Cardiff School of Art & Design, is the winner of this year’s Vocational Qualification (VQ) Intermediate Learner in this year’s VQ Awards.  Inspiring individuals and businesses were celebrated at an awards ceremony in May for their exceptional achievements in the field of practical skills and qualifications. “From my first week in college, I really enjoyed the … Continue reading CSAD Product Design student wins Vocational Qualification (VQ) Intermediate Learner award

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

David Emmanuel Officially Opens our New Fashion Design Course

During the 2017 Freshers Week at Cardiff School of Art & Design our new Fashion Design students were set a 24-hour garment design challenge. The week ended with a visit from Royal Courtier David Emanuel who viewed the students’ work and officially opended the new Fashion Department. Watch a video of the Fashion Design students working on their design challenge below: Click the images to … Continue reading David Emmanuel Officially Opens our New Fashion Design Course

A day in the life of an Artist Designer: Maker student

First year BA Artist Designer: Maker student Annie Fenton has written about her typical working day as a student at CSAD, offering an enlightening insight into the day-to-day experiences of our undergraduate students. “We get to Uni for 10am where we have our informal weekly course meeting with the other 1st year makers – our course leader tells us about upcoming events in the week, … Continue reading A day in the life of an Artist Designer: Maker student

Uncle Tom Exhibition

In the B-Block gallery space first year students from our Animation, Illustration and Graphic Communication courses are celebrating the culmination of all their hard work over the last few months working on the collaborative Field Project ‘Uncle Tom’. In order to tell stories about ‘now’ we often have to look at ‘then’. Researching the story of Uncle Tom and the Welsh connection to the Spanish … Continue reading Uncle Tom Exhibition