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Architectural Drawing

In this new one-day workshop, students were given an introduction to architectural drawing techniques and technical skills used by AHMM architects including use of perspective, plans and elevations. Students were able to experiment with different kinds of architectural drawing including sketching the London cityscape from...

TCDT Mini Foundation Courses

In 2022, 11 students and 3 teachers from Maria Fidelis School in Kings Cross participated in TCDT's first six-week mini foundation course. Students and teachers studied for an hour a week with TCDT tutors Sarah Hocombe and Jane Wallis learning skills in design, drawing , elevation,...

Celebrating 6 years of TCDT

On the 28th of September 2021, Bonhams Auction House in Mayfair, London, hosted a very special night to celebrate six years of The Creative Dimension Trust. Read more about the evening here....

Fortnum & Mason Window Display

For two weeks in September 2021, work created by our students was put on display within one of the windows at Fortnum & Mason in London Piccadilly! The display consisted of a surreal window featuring the work of TCDT students who have created work at...

Embroidery

During this online workshop, students were introduced to Goldwork Embroidery and created a gold bee embroidered on white cloth....

Jewellery Making

Working with precious metal is an exciting process, and in Summer 2021 students were able to work with expert jeweller, Paul Ravn, to learn traditional techniques such as sawing, filing, soldering and annealing....

Ceramic Tile Making

During this three-day course students designed and decorated their own set of bespoke wall tiles. After learning traditional practices such as tubelining, students worked collaboratively to create a tile panel to be included in a window display at Fortnum & Mason....

Marbling

In this fast-paced and energetic course, students were guided through a variety of different marbling techniques, gradually building up their technical skill. They learnt Japanese suminagashi and traditional combed patterns, as well as expressive swirls and modern wave techniques....