Last term before the festive break year 7s had an insight into Graphic Design with a few weeks of lessons where they created animal illustrations inspired by Shunsuke Satake These were created with Adobe Illustrator and looked amazing. From llamas and Dinosaurs to Sharks and Parrots the colourful and bold animals illustrations were later transformed into posters for zoos and farms. Today some of those … Continue reading Designers in the Making
Today we received a printed copy of Inside Kent Magazine (October Issue) featuring a Q&A about one of our Graphics & Photography teachers Sarah. The article which showcases some of her many freelance projects as a Graphic Designer & Illustrator also includes a little bit about why she chose to pursue her career in teaching and her background in the subject. You can find it … Continue reading Kent Artist Profile: Inside Kent
You can now take part in a variety of exhibition tours, activities and workshops as well as join Design Museum’s Chief Executive and Director, Tim Marlow in conversation with a wide spectrum of brilliant designers and architects. What to expect Twice a week enjoy a snapshot into the lives and work of familiar faces from the world of design, fashion and architecture. #DesignDispatches Wednesday 13 … Continue reading The Design Museum goes digital
As part of a RIC wide Graphics project, GCSE and A level Visual Communication students in years 10-13 created their own self portraits. Though it was an introductory project with many having no previous experience in this subject, we were blown away by the quality of this work… Continue reading Graphic Portraits
Amidst everything going on in the world at the moment, the young creatives from RIC continue to produce beautiful work! Here are some of the best bits from week 1 of RIC Without Walls! (The work has been selected from lower school Art and Design and Graphics). Continue reading RIC’s Artists Without Walls
Our Graphic & Photography year tens visited Margate yesterday to complete a photoshoot for their Dreamland project. They were on the look out for anything bright and colourful as well as items that Margate is famous for. Read More… Continue reading Down to Margate
100% A*- C at A level – Fine Art | Graphics | Photography | Textiles | 3D (53 candidates) August 2019 > > > Continue reading Why take an A level in Art & Design at RIC?
The College’s annual Summer Festival has already been and gone – somebody told me that we were in our 10th year of this lovely event – that cannot be right, I’m not that old! Whenever its inception, the Summer Festival has always been a real highlight of the year and a wonderful way to celebrate the achievements of our students in the Arts. We had … Continue reading Summer Festival
2018/19 has been a mammoth year for the Graphics team with our Year 10 students having their first taste of the GCSE course; two Year 11 groups and record numbers in Year 12 and 13 with a total of 29 students completing their A level this academic year. What is particularly impressive is that the vast majority of these students came to A level Graphics … Continue reading RIC Graphics Explosion!
AS Graphics students will be investigating the graphic language of infographics for their coursework this term. In our increasingly time challenged world, it seems that the infographic has become king. Everywhere you look, complex date is being presented in a more visual way. Why? 90% of information transmitted to the brain is visual with more than half of our grey matter being dedicated to this … Continue reading The rise of the infographic