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Art Textiles (AS/A2) at The Bewdley School and Sixth form Centre

Course description

Textiles has shrugged off its old reputation of being all about ball gowns and peg bags and has moved into the 21st century. This course allows you to experience the "new textiles" and leads you on a journey through the ever growing and exciting world of printed, constructed and illustrated design. Textile, fashion and surface pattern are all important elements of today‟s design world and many people who follow such a route find themselves with very exciting and varied career opportunities. You may either base your studies on an arts and craft approach, exploring surface textures, embellishments and construction techniques or follow a more commercial style of working.

Entry requirements

Minimum of 5 A*-C grades at GCSE level

 a willingness to listen and learn

 a personal desire to communicate through illustrated design and fashion drawing, printed and constructed textiles and all forms of mixed media surface pattern.

 a desire to contribute to the machinations of the modern world.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Bewdley School and Sixth form Centre directly.

Last updated date: 03 September 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years