Our Fashion & Textiles courses are delivered by tutors with extensive experience in the visual arts sector and their professional expertise is valued by our students.
There are excellent facilities including studio spaces for painting, sculpture, ceramics, textiles and printmaking, as well as dark rooms. Further Education courses are offered across a wide range of art and design subjects and the Hay Gallery provides a versatile exhibition space for displaying students’ work.
The School of Art offers Further Education courses and Higher Education programmes in Fashion & Textiles. The Minories in Colchester town centre is home to studios for postgraduate students and a public gallery and the Hay Gallery provides a versatile exhibition space for displaying students’ work. Our Higher Education Centre provides a great range of specialist facilities for Colchester School of Art students including well-equipped teaching spaces and private study areas.
As well as a Further Education courses there is range of popular short courses offered by The School of Art in areas including bookbinding, ceramics, glassmaking, life drawing, Photoshop, portfolio preparation and printmaking and textiles, as well as Single Degree Level Modules in Fashion Construction and Textile Applications.
– Sophie Sprittles, BA (Hons) Fashion and Textiles
– Eloise O’Brian Scott, BA (Hons) Fashion and Textiles
– Amber Pullen, BA (Hons) Fashion and Textiles
– Meera Pandya – Head Designer for Harrods of London (University Centre Colchester Alumni)
– Elin Newland – Assistant Designer at M&S