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New Drawing

We are looking forward to seeing the new drawing, produced by the incoming 1st yrs, in response to the brief set over the holidays.
The images show work produced for interview or undertaken once the student was established in university.Each student is advised individually on how to achieve the very best results based on their own very unique style of working to design.


Book Review: Over Easy by Mimi Pond

Well that was nice!

It’s the late 1970’s and Margaret quits art school (CCA (then CCAC) in Oakland, CA) to be a waitress at the diner by the art school that caters to artists, bohemians, etc. 51 more words

Book Review

Sydney DeMatteis

I am from Ohio. I love to work in fibers and fashion design. I also love film and photography. When I create I like to use contrasting objects or techniques to create something unique. 34 more words


Enduring Threads: part 19

Art School 1964-66

Hobart is a beautiful city tucked in under Mount Wellington and wrapped around the port and River Derwent. My mother made arrangements for me to board in North Hobart. 2,523 more words

Enduring Threads

# 1

someone told us we would have access to the art building 24/7. someone also told us we deserved a donut. So now we spend 24/7 in the art building eating donuts. 18 more words


We can't teach people to be creative, so should stop trying.

For a long time, I have been very skeptical of ‘creative writing’ courses. To me, the formula was always very simple: You read a lot and you write a lot. 579 more words



A couple days ago during a meeting, I looked up and met the smiling gaze of the instructor.

“Good, I’m glad to see that you are taking notes.” 331 more words

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