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Traditional Skills for Graphics Students

Traditional Skills for Graphics Students

In the age of Google and easy image searches it can be easy to overlook the learning opportunities that can come from getting stuck in and getting your fingers dirty with traditional creative processes. This is an article about how taking two steps back can lead to huge leaps ...

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Engaging Students with Digital Arts

Engaging Students with Digital Arts

Some students just hate computers, others love them almost too much and can’t do anything without them. This resource hopes to introduce a philosophy of working with computers as an art and design student.

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Unlocking the Potential in an Image

Unlocking the Potential in an Image

Ever noticed a student tear their hair out because they have total creative block? Sometimes, the best way over creative block is to start playing with an image and seeing where it can go. This is a short article on how to really demonstrate the creative potential of an ...

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Creative Rewards for Students – Mad Scientist Award

Creative Rewards for Students – Mad Scientist Award

Some students make teaching easy. They are independent and consistently strive for the highest grades. They should definitely be recognised for their commitment, but are there other reasons to reward students? This article looks at rewarding students for their efforts and their contribution to the studio as a whole.

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