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Venue: Online

Dates: This workshop ran from Tuesday 24th August 2021 until Thursday 26th  August 2021.

Workshop Information

Course Outline

You will design and paint a silhouette that will be reproduced as part of a window display at a famous store in Piccadilly, London. You will paint your design on paper, using either watercolour or acrylic. We will discuss the history of silhouettes, as well as some of ways that your paintings and illustrations can be used for commercial purposes to decorate china and textiles.



This workshop will run daily from 9:30am and finish at approximately 4pm.


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 14 – 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 8 spaces available on this workshop. If the workshop becomes oversubscribed, we will close the application process early. 


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