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How to: Get Started with Screenprinting at Home

4th July 2018 in How To and Students by Cass Art
How to: Get Started with Screenprinting at Home

Our Cass Art Student Ambassador Joanna Lawn shares her knowledge and shows us how you don’t need a fancy art studio to make your own screen print. Here she takes us step by step on how to make your own screen print at home using a Daler Rowney System 3 Screen Printing Set – which includes everything you need to make your own prints.

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Want to be a Cass Art Student Ambassador? Applications now open for 2018/19!

4th July 2018 in Students by Cass Art
Want to be a Cass Art Student Ambassador? Applications now open for 2018/19!

We’re calling out for passionate creative students all over the UK & Ireland to be the voice of students within Cass Art. Our new team of Cass Art Student Ambassadors will help us to help students. Through your feedback on our art materials, stores and Art Spaces we can continue to support students on their creative journey in the best way. Our programme is open to all students on a creative course in the UK and Ireland. 

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Call for Entries: London College of Fashion #DRAWFASHION 2018

26th June 2018 in Competitions, Partnerships and Students by Cass Art
Call for Entries: London College of Fashion #DRAWFASHION 2018

#DRAWFASHION is back and we can't wait to see your entries! The competition is the brainchild of Rob Phillips – artist and Creative Director of the School of Fashion Design Technology in the London College of Fashion, and is now in its fourth year. #DRAWFASHION brings to light the most creative and outstanding work from students all over the UK and Cass Art are delighted to continue to sponsor the competition by providing three art material prizes worth £1000.

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How To Use Liquitex Acrylic Painting Mediums

14th June 2018 in How To, Materials and Students by Cass Art
How To Use Liquitex Acrylic Painting Mediums

Our Cass Art Student Ambassador Lucy Wintle shares her knowledge and shows us the wonderful things you can achieve with Liquitex Acrylic Mediums! Here she offers advice on everything from Gesso to Gels, Iridescence to Texture the perfect tips to get you started with this dynamic material:

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The Art Student's Survival Guide to Degree Shows & Assessments

23rd April 2018 in Students by Cass Art
The Art Student's Survival Guide to Degree Shows & Assessments

Painting student, Megan Archibald, shares her pearls of wisdom, and tells us how to negotiate the mysterious world of the art student. Here she offers advice on how to survive one of the most stressful times of the art school year: assessment and degree show season.

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GET TO KNOW OUR CASS ART STUDENT AMBASSADORS: PART THREE

12th March 2018 in Features and Students by Cass Art
GET TO KNOW OUR CASS ART STUDENT AMBASSADORS: PART THREE

The Cass Art Student Ambassador Programme is a voluntary opportunity-filled year designed to give 45 creative students across the UK hands-on experience in the arts industry. This Spring, we're running a four-part feature on the Cass Art Student Ambassador Programme with the aim of giving you a sneak peek into the artistic practice of this talented group of students. 

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Get to Know Our Cass Art Student Ambassadors: Part One

18th February 2018 in Features and Students by Cass Art
Get to Know Our Cass Art Student Ambassadors: Part One

The Cass Art Student Ambassador Programme is a voluntary opportunity-filled year designed to give 45 creative students across the UK hands-on experience in the arts industry. Over the next two months, we'll be running a four-part feature on the programme, aiming to give you a sneak peak into the artistic practice of this talented group of students as well as providing links to their websites and instagram accounts for you to find out more.

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Explore Our Ten Must Have Portfolio Products

25th January 2018 in Students by Cass Art
Explore Our Ten Must Have Portfolio Products

Portfolio season can be stressful, especially the challenge of compiling and display your artwork. Here at Cass Art we want to make this time as easy as possible, so we’ve compiled a list of the top ten essential products for preparing the perfect portfolio.

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Call for Entries: The Batsford Prize for Students 2018

24th January 2018 in Competitions, Partnerships and Students by Cass Art Staff
Call for Entries: The Batsford Prize for Students 2018

The Batsford Prize is an annual student award organised by leading art publisher Batsford. Now in its sixth year, the award is open to undergraduate and postgraduate students of fine and applied art, fashion and illustration. There are five categories to enter for UK students: Fine Art/Applied Arts, Fashion, Illustration and Children’s Illustration. 

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Call for Entries: The Hermione Hammond Drawing Award 2018

24th January 2018 in Competitions, Partnerships and Students by Cass Art Staff
Call for Entries: The Hermione Hammond Drawing Award 2018

The Hermione Hammond Drawing Award was established in 2012, in memory of the artist Hermione Hammond (1910-2015), to encourage the practice of representational drawing among art students. The award is open to students in the UK and Republic of Ireland who have the opportunity to win a £2,000 prize and a £250 Cass Art Materials prize.

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