talc.’s trainee Isaac just came back from his work tasters at A&B council, Planning Department and the architectural firm Darton B3 – now young artists Isla and Ieva will start realising their fashion designs during a pop-up sewing studio at Rockfiield with experienced textile & fashion designer Breege Smyth.
All the best of luck for a new start! Some of talc.’s former young artists and participants of talc.’s portfolio sessions are heading off to arts college this month: Grace Carroll to Glasgow School of Arts (Communication Design), Niamh Adams McGilp (Textile Design) and Katie Luxmoore (Fashion Design) will go to Galashiels (Hariot-Watt School of Textiles …Read More
The BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra take up a week-long residency in and around Campbeltown. In the coming weeks local school pupils from Campbeltown Grammar School will be working with BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra in collaboration with Templar Arts and Leisure Centre, Tarbert (talc.) to create animations and posters for the residency, using a musical theme to explore their experiences …Read More
talc.’s trainee Grace Carroll created three logo designs for the A’Chruach Community Fund (organised by Artmap) with support of one of talc.’s digital artists,. On Foundation Scotland’s website you can vote until 28th September, which one of the logos you like best: https://www.foundationscotland.org.uk/communities/…/achruach
Thanks to the Celebrate ART project, talc. can offer the opportunity for a paid traineeship for a young person aged 16–25 to enable them to develop their skills, aptitudes and experience to secure future employment. This traineeship model will offer a training allowance of £2,000. This will ensure that this programme offers a clear progression …Read More
There are also opportunities for young people interested in sound creation and sound sampling (ages: 15-25): ELECTRONIC MUSIC INSTRUMENTS (with talc. digital artist) SOLDERING MUSIC HARDWARE (with talc. digital artist) SOUND SCULPTURE/INSTALLATION (with talc. digital artist) Similar to talc.’s young artist scheme, a small grant of £200 will be paid. Closing Date: 30 April 2018 …Read More
talc.’s creative Work Tasters or Young Artist Scheme are an opportunity for young people (aged 15–25) to spend 1-2 working days with professional artists or craft makers to get an insight into their work life and 1:1 training sessions with talc.’s digital artists. A small grant of £200 will be paid, as well as a …Read More