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2021: Backdrop for Window Display

Venue: Online & Zone Creations Ltd, London (SW19)

Dates: This workshop ran from Monday 2nd August 2021 until Friday 6th  August 2021.

Workshop Information

Course Outline

We are going to paint a dramatic sky, which will be the backdrop for a window display at a famous store in Piccadilly, London. You will make your own small sky painting to keep, as well as adding details to the larger paintings that will form the backdrop in the window. You will learn how to create sky effects in acrylic, and we will discuss the practicalities of making work for temporary installation in a retail setting.



The first 4 days of this workshop (2nd to 5th August 2021) will be held online, the final day (6th August 2021) will be hosted at Zone Creations Ltd, London (SW19).



This workshop will run daily from 10am and finish at approximately 4:30pm.


Transferable Skills and Future Careers

TCDT workshops give a chance to develop a range of transferable skills and valuable insight to possible career paths. Some of the career choices our alumni have pursued include; Architecture, Engineering, Fine Art, Jewellery Making, Art Conservation, Glass Working, Theatre Design, Fashion Design, Costume Design – the list is growing!


Eligibility Criteria

In order to be eligible to apply you will need to be 16 – 19 years old during the dates of the workshop.

You should be creative and have good hand-eye co-ordination. In your application you should demonstrate a passion for working with your hands.

You must be able to attend every day of the workshop.

Please be sure that you have read our Eligibility Criteria and Applications section at the bottom of the Workshop page before applying.


Course Funding

Our workshops are fully-funded by generous sponsors.  Places are limited, therefore, we recommend you submit your application as early as possible.

There are only 10 spaces available on this workshop. If the workshop becomes oversubscribed, we will close the application process early. 


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