Arts, Crafts and Photography News
Get creative for Adult Learners’ Week 2018!
Gower College Swansea is delighted to be celebrating this year’s Adult Learners’ Week with a series of creative workshops on offer at our Llwyn y Bryn Campus.
The workshops range from drawing and photography, to screen printing and fashion illustration. They are suitable for beginners or those with limited experience of art and design.
A project of hope for Holocaust Memorial Day
Level 2 Art and Design students from Llwyn y Bryn have created a poignant piece of art for Holocaust Memorial Day.
Christmas comes to Llwyn y Bryn!
Level 2 Art and Design students at Llwyn y Bryn have been busy designing and painting festive penguins in readiness for the 2017 Waterfront Winterland.
The students were commissioned by the City and County of Swansea and their work will go on proud display at the Swansea ice rink from 17 November
Tales of the stage inspire new students
A former student of Gower College Swansea has returned to the Llwyn y Bryn campus to encourage and motivate new students who are just embarking on their adventures in further education.
Festive penguins get a makeover
Staff and students at the Llwyn y Bryn campus were recently approached by the Cultural Services team at City and County of Swansea with a very special request - to redecorate and repaint the Waterfront Winterland Penguins for the children’s ice rink.
Olchfa pupils enjoy art and design tasters
Pupils from Olchfa Comprehensive School attended a recent art and design taster day at the Llwyn y Bryn campus.
During the session, they were able to explore creative thought processes and discover how traditional design can be turned into commercial outcomes after being transferred onto t-shirts.
Students experience a flavour of the textile world
A group of Art and Design students from Llwyn y Bryn were fortunate enough to recently visit the Melin Tregwynt woollen mill in a remote part of the Pembrokeshire coast. This visit was organised by Gower College Swansea's Bilingual Champion Anna Davies and Enterprise Officer Lucy Turtle.
New student photographers appointed
Gower College Swansea has appointed two brand new student photographers to help capture the many activities and events that take place throughout the academic year.
Botanical garden inspire students and staff
Art and Design students at the Llwyn y Bryn campus recently visited the National Botanic Garden of Wales in Carmarthenshire to gather research and inspiration for their induction and first assignment based on ‘Natural Form’.
'Collider' exhibition 7 - 29 August
‘Collider’ is an exhibition following Gower College Swansea’s successful Artists in Residence programme 2015.
On show is the work of the selected artists who participated in this year’s Artists in Residency programme – Jason & Becky and Gareth Southwell.