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Hats off to costume design students as millinery skills fit the bill

Visitors to this year’s Hartlepool Waterfront Festival will be looking ship-shape thanks to two second year costume design students at The Northern School of Art. In the past few weeks Emily Cairns and Molly Frankland... Read More
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Happy students heap praise on The Northern School of Art

Students at The Northern School of Art are very happy with their experience of higher education according to a leading independent survey of recent graduates. Results from this year’s National Student Survey (NSS) sho... Read More
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Tickets available for free event featuring Harry Potter, The Tales of Beedle the Bard and Goth Girl illustrator

One of the UK’s leading illustrators is set to appear at a free event organised by The Northern Festival of Illustration. Former Children’s Laureate Chris Riddell OBE, the Observer’s political cartoonist whose work fe... Read More
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Stunning range of creative work at MADE BY end of year degree show

Fabulous film sets and fine art, costumes and commercial photography and textiles and TV films by future creatives have gone on show at The Northern School of Art. Over 150 graduating and current students are displayi... Read More
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The Northern Festival of Illustration gets underway with announcement of winners of global prize

The third Northern Festival of Illustration opened in style with the unveiling of the winners of a prestigious new competition to celebrate the very best in illustration across the globe. The Northern Illustration Pri... Read More
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Leading illustrators heading to Hartlepool to launch The Northern Festival of Illustration

Internationally-renowned illustrators are heading to Hartlepool for a day of masterclasses showcasing some unique creative talent to launch the third outing for the award-winning Northern Festival of Illustration. On ... Read More
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Graphic design students creating massive artwork for Radio 1’s Big Weekend

Creative students from The Northern School of Art have designs on making an impact on the thousands of music lovers attending Radio 1’s Big Weekend in Middlesbrough. The talented young graphic design students have tea... Read More
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Costume students win commission from Auckland Castle

Skilled costume design students at The Northern School of Art have been commissioned to create a selection of medieval knights’ costumes for use at a leading historic attraction. Level five (second year) students on t... Read More
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Exhibition inspired by The Bowes Museum showcases designers of the future

Students from The Northern School of Art (BA) Textiles & Surface Design degree programme have collaborated with The Bowes Museum to create an outstanding collection of new surface designs for fashion fabrics, gift... Read More
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The Northern Festival of Illustration bringing joy (of sex) to Hartlepool

The award-winning Northern Festival of Illustration is showcasing world-renowned illustrators, cartoonists and comic artists when it returns to Hartlepool in 2019 including the first showing outside of London of a ser... Read More