Creative Arts - Art & Design

Creativity is key at Princess Helena Collge and our Art Department is at the forefront of this.


The open studio is well equipped including a Dark Room, Photography Suite, IT Facilities for Digital Photography and a Ceramics Room. 

All the staff are practising, respected artists, working across a range of disciplines and the team is often joined by visiting artists.

Our wealth of experience and opportunity enables our studentss to enhance their skills, techniques and interests, showcasing their work at our exhibitions.

At Key Stage 3

The students explore a diverse range of disciplines including:

  • Drawing
  • Painting
  • Ceramics
  • Textiles

At Key Stage 4 and 5

At KS4 and 5 students refine their skills through independent, tailored personal projects that transform them from enthusiastic students to passionate young artists.

Pupils are exposed to:

  • 3D design
  • Graphics
  • Printmaking
  • Use of our Photography Studio and Dark Room
  • Individually tailored GCSE and A Level projects
  • Workshops by visiting professionals

We showcase our students' art successes throughout the year via:

  • External competitions
  • Exhibitions throughout the school

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