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Gareth Reid Wins Heat 6 of Sky Arts Portrait Artist of the Year

28th February 2017 in Interviews, Partnerships and Sky Portrait Artist Of The Year by Cass Art
Gareth Reid Wins Heat 6 of Sky Arts Portrait Artist of the Year

Gareth Reidis the final Heat Winner of Sky Arts Portrait Artist of the Year 2017. Our exclusive interview with him covers textured charcoal, advice for applying and how to approach life drawing. Read more.

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Discover Our Guide to Building a Portfolio

27th February 2017 in Students by Cass Art Student Ambassador
Discover Our Guide to Building a Portfolio

Portfolio Season is upon us, with students across the country compiling and fine-tuning their cherished art work. We want to make this time as stress-free as possible, so we’ve asked our Student Ambassadors, Felicity Meachem and Anna Kenneally to give their top tips on creating the perfect portfolio.

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Learn How To Draw with Jake Spicer's Guided Sketchbook

20th February 2017 in Interviews by Cass Art
Learn How To Draw with Jake Spicer's Guided Sketchbook

You can draw! And Jake Spicer will show you how. Bringing years of experience as a successful artist and teacher to every page, Jake invites you to put his teachings into practice in his latest drawing guide.

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Competition: ENTER THE FOURTH PLINTH SCHOOLS AWARDS

19th February 2017 in Competitions and Partnerships by Cass Art
Competition: ENTER THE FOURTH PLINTH SCHOOLS AWARDS

Every year the Mayor of London invites London’s primary and secondary schoolchildren to create artworks inspired by the commissions for the Fourth Plinth. Teachers can submit their students’ work as individuals or groups, and designs can be made in any medium, including drawing, painting, sculpture, collage, digital and video. There are three age categories; 5-7 years, 8-11 years and 12-15 years.

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Call for Entries: The Hermione Hammond Drawing Award

17th February 2017 in Competitions, Events, Exhibitions, Features and Students by Cass Art Staff
Call for Entries: The Hermione Hammond Drawing Award

A £4,000 award for current art students, to encourage and reward the practice of contemporary drawing. 

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