This course aims to provide students with opportunities to develop personal responses to ideas, observations and experiences in practical, critical and contextual form.  A strong emphasis is placed towards a lively and illustrative mixed media style of working.  This course will include :- Drawing and painting in a range of media - Illustration (project based learning) - Research and development of ideas through sustained use of sketchbooks - Study of contemporary Artists/Designers and Craftsmen. Final Outcomes will be both Art and Illustration based.