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Justgiving page set up to help alumnus Sami Hogg

Lecturer visits Kestrel Seven

Our very own Amanda White, has been making waves in the illustration world, internationally, for some time now, with her popular alias Mandascat. Amanda’s recent work, which captured the Kestrel Seven vessel, saw her working in more of an industrial way than usual – and getting a very special invite to tour the vessel itself when it berthed in Hartlepool.

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PHOTOGRAPHY STUDENTS HELP TO BRIDGE THE GENERATION GAP WITH CAMPAIGN TO TACKLE LONELINESS IN MIDDLESBROUGH

PHOTOGRAPHY STUDENTS HELP TO BRIDGE THE GENERATION GAP WITH CAMPAIGN TO TACKLE LONELINESS IN MIDDLESBROUGH

Photography students from Cleveland College of Art and Design (CCAD) have been inspired by a generation spanning 76 years to create a marketing campaign which helps reduce loneliness and social isolation in Middlesbrough.

Ageing Better Middlesbrough (ABM), led by Middlesbrough and Stockton Mind, set the students a live brief as part of their second year BTEC Extended Diploma in Photography course.Read more

CCAD AWARDED GRANT TO FURTHER SAFEGUARD STUDENTS
Textiles and Surface Design Student featured on Tatty Devine!

Textiles and Surface Design Student featured on Tatty Devine!

One of our fantastic students has been one of the artists featured within Tatty Devine’s new series of interviews with female creatives! Adele chatted about her inspirations for her Final Major Project and time at trade shows in New York and Paris. She was also set the challenge of reimagining a piece of their jewellery in Adele’s own signature style.

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CCAD Student Spotlight: Alexandra Serafin Johnson

CCAD Student Spotlight: Alexandra Serafin Johnson

We have some amazing students here at Cleveland College of Art and Design! We caught up with Alexandra Serafin Johnson studying Art and Design who has taken her skills learnt at college and applied them to her part time role at the very cool Vintageous Rags on Baker’s Street in Middlesbrough

“I’d definitely recommend CCAD, because there are courses to suit everyone looking for a creative job, no matter what they want to do, and the teachers all have experience in the industries they teach, so they’re really helpful and they know what they’re doing too.”
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A Day in the Life of: Illustration for Commercial Application Student

A Day in the Life of: Illustration for Commercial Application Student

For the next instalment of our series ‘A Day in the life of a CCAD student’ we have Illustration for Commercial Application Student, Lizzie Lovejoy taking you through her day at CCAD.

“If you have a love for creating images and want to make a living from it I fully recommend this course built around both creating images, but applying them to the commercial world.”

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Howdy, my name is Lizzie Lovejoy and I am a level 4 (first year) BA Hons Illustration for Commercial Application student. I haven’t been at CCAD for very long, but it has been an exciting and challenging year with much less time spent in the classroom than I had expected.

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GRAPHICS STUDENTS HIT HOME WITH STOP SMOKING MESSAGE

GRAPHICS STUDENTS HIT HOME WITH STOP SMOKING MESSAGE

Graphic design students at Cleveland College of Art & Design (CCAD) in Middlesbrough have been using their creativity to design posters with hard hitting messages that encourage fellow students not to smoke.

Middlesbrough Council’s Smokefree Alliance challenged the students to create the posters as part of its campaign to reduce the prevalence of smoking in Middlesbrough and to discourage young people from taking up the habit.Read more