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Our Cass Art Student Ambassadors Celebrate Watercolour

13th June 2017 in Students by Cass Art Staff
Our Cass Art Student Ambassadors Celebrate Watercolour

The last couple of months have seen a celebration of watercolour at Cass Art. From ‘Urban Sketching’ to experimenting with pigments, artists across the country are looking at watercolour in a whole new light. Of course, our talented Cass Art Student Ambassadors are in on the action. We talk to Anna, Roisin and Hannah about the experimental and innovative ways they use the medium in their own artwork.

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Central Saint Martins Degree Show Spotlight: MA Art and Science Student Maria Macc

13th June 2017 in Students by Cass Art Staff
Central Saint Martins Degree Show Spotlight: MA Art and Science Student Maria Macc

Students are at the heart of Cass Art, after all, they are the artists of the future! This is why we’re delighted to be supporting graduates all over the UK with professional development opportunities and material prizes to set them on their way to the road of success. This month we’ve interviewed Maria Macc, MA Art and Science student at Central Saint Martins, and winner of the Cass Art £1000 Materials Prize 2017. We asked her about her artistic inspirations and her plans for the future.

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Interview with Rebeka-Louise Lee - Winner of the Cass Art Materials Bursary in the Hermione Hammond Drawing Prize 2017

31st May 2017 in Competitions, Interviews, Partnerships and Students by Cass Art Staff
Interview with Rebeka-Louise Lee - Winner of the Cass Art Materials Bursary in the Hermione Hammond Drawing Prize 2017

We’re thrilled to be supporting the Hermione Hammond Drawing Prize 2017 by awarding a £250 Materials Bursary to the runner-up winner. We interview the recipient of the award Rebeka-Louise Lee, a Fine Art Student at Canterbury Christ Church University, to ask her about the inspiration behind her prize-winning drawings.

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Interview with Jemima Hall - Winner of the Cass Art Bursary at The Batsford Prize 2017

30th May 2017 in Competitions, Interviews, Partnerships and Students by Cass Art Staff
Interview with Jemima Hall - Winner of the Cass Art Bursary at The Batsford Prize 2017

We’re excited to be supporting The Batsford Prize 2017 by awarding a £500 Cass Art Bursary to Jemima Hall, a talented Fine Art student from Oxford Brooked University. We caught up with Jemima to find out about the concept behind her work and what she plans to do with the prize.

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STUDENT AMBASSADORS 2017-18: Applications Now Open

11th May 2017 in Students by Cass Art
STUDENT AMBASSADORS 2017-18: Applications Now Open

Calling creative undergraduate students: Applications are now open for the Cass Art Student Ambassador Programme 2017-18! Read the blog to find out more about this year's programme and complete our online questionnaire to apply. 

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Interview with Harriette Meynell - Winner of the Xhibit Cass Art Materials Bursary Award 2017

8th May 2017 in Exhibitions, Interviews, Materials, Partnerships and Students by Cass Art Staff
Interview with Harriette Meynell - Winner of the Xhibit Cass Art Materials Bursary Award 2017

We’re thrilled to be supporting Xhibit, University of the Arts London’s annual creative showcase, by awarding a £500 Cass Art Materials Bursary Award to one of the exhibiting artists. We caught up with the recipient of the award Harriette Meynell, asking her about her inspirations and what she intends to do with the prize.

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Call For Entries: London College of Fashion's #DRAWFASHION Competition

11th April 2017 in Partnerships and Students by Cass Art
Call For Entries: London College of Fashion's #DRAWFASHION Competition

#DRAWFASHION, London College of Fashion’s annual fashion illustration competition, is back for a third year running. It is the concept of Rob Phillips – artist and Creative Director of the School of Fashion Design Technology in the London College of Fashion - who invites students from all over the UK to submit illustrations that capture the wonder of the fashioned body. Cass Art are delighted to be sponsoring the competition by provided three art material prizes worth £1000

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Artist Interview: George and Raphael Greaves discuss Traditional Art Methods in an Ever Changing Technological World

20th March 2017 in Interviews and Students by Cass Art Student Ambassador
Artist Interview: George and Raphael Greaves discuss Traditional Art Methods in an Ever Changing Technological World

George and Raphael Greaves are the talented duo behind Printed Goods – an innovative design company based in the Jamaica Street Studios in Bristol who use the traditional Risograph printing technique in their high quality prints and artworks. Our Cass Art Student Ambassador Penny Burkett speaks to the pair about their artistic processes and what it’s like to be young artists in Bristol.

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The Interdisciplinary Project with Alice Stewart

6th March 2017 in Features, Interviews and Students by Cass Art Student Ambassador
The Interdisciplinary Project with Alice Stewart

Art Education is hugely important to Cass Art and we are always keen to provide forums for discussion and generate new ideas of what art education can be. A perfect example of this is Kingston University's Interdisciplinary Project, run by tutor Alice Stewart. Our Cass Art Student Ambassador Roisin Tierney had the opportunity to interview Alice, gaining an insight about her background and her experience of the project so far. 

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Our Ten Must Have Portfolio Products

20th February 2017 in Students by Cass Art
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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