Arts, Crafts and Photography News
Free Saturday Art School at Llwyn y Bryn
School pupils from across the Swansea area are invited to take part in a FREE Saturday Art School programme starting 24 January.
The four-week programme is open to two age groups - ages 11 to 13 and ages 14 to 16.
Llwyn y Bryn welcomes back illustrators
Professional illustrators and former Llwyn y Bryn students Simon Williams and Jason Cardy dropped in recently to have a chat with the current Levels 1 and 2 Art and Design cohort.
Former student returns with sound advice
A former student of Gower College Swansea returned to the Llwyn y Bryn campus this week to impart some sound advice to those currently going through the university application process.
Global Entrepreneurship Week - where ideas come to life
Staff and students at Gower College Swansea have celebrated Global Entrepreneurship Week with a range of events and activities across the campus.
The week kicked off with a visit by Art and Design students to Swansea Business Gate and the film set of Da Vinci’s Demons, where they learned all about the kinds of employment opportunities that exist in the film and television industry.
Open studios, taster workshops and exhibition - Llwyn y Bryn
Open evening, taster workshops and exhibition @ Llwyn y Bryn campus
4 December 1.30pm – 7.30pm
Taster workshops available in glass, print making, ceramics, stitch, animation, photography, wire sculpture and printing on ceramics.
Tour the studios, find out about our courses and view artwork produced by current students.
Global Enterprise Week at Gower College Swansea
Students at Gower College Swansea are enjoying a week of entrepreneurial activities organised by The Enterprise Team.
The college is supporting Global Entrepreneurship Week UK with a programme of events which gives students the opportunity to rub shoulders with local business people and self-employed professionals.
College celebrates Diversity Week
Gower College Swansea will host its annual Diversity Fayres on Tuesday 21 October (Tycoch campus - main hall) and Thursday 23 October (Gorseinon campus - main hall / D4) from 10am to 2pm.
There is a packed programme on offer with African drumming, street dance, Indian Bollywood dance, Chinese dance, Capoeira (Brazilian martial arts) and live music and dance performances by students.
Gold award for Hannah's lagoon design
Hannah Davies, a second year A Level Design & Technology student from the Gorseinon campus of Gower College Swansea, has received the British Science Association’s prestigious Gold Crest Award.
Art competition brightens new build
The new teaching block on the Gorseinon campus of Gower College Swansea is progressing well and is scheduled for completion by the end of August, in readiness for the start of the new academic year.
Acclaimed photographer meets students
Acclaimed photographer / artist Richard Billingham paid a visit to Gower College Swansea this week. The photographer, who first came to prominence with his 1996 book Ray's a Laugh, later won the Citigroup Photography Prize and was shortlisted for the 2001 Turner Prize.