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Mixed Media

The Mixed Media course will help you to identify what subject to specialise in.

Course details

This 8-week course offers budding young art and designers the opportunity to develop their natural creative interests within a structured taught programme delivered by AUB tutor Julie James, who comes from diverse creative professional background in art and design practice.

Young student artists will experience and explore the scope and breadth of their own creativity using a range of methods and materials, from painting & drawing, print making, modelmaking, idea exploration and much, much more.

Designed especially for students who are seeking to develop independent skills to gain an advantage in their own creative interpretation through a range of materials and processes some of which may not be provided within a current school context or school provision. The AUB offers excellent facilities in an environment which truly fosters and encourages creativity.

At AUB we take great care and respect to ensure all our young artists are included and supported throughout the duration of the course and beyond.

  • Full taught sessions by experienced professional artists and designers
  • Exceptional art and design facilities
  • All art and design materials included
  • Contemporary art & design projects
  • Sustainability and sensitive awareness to materials and environmental impact
  • Scope for our young students to explore their own style and artistic contributions

  • Students will be provided opportunities to progress within AUB onto the next course level
  • Continual assessment through to completion of the course
  • An appreciation and understanding of Art & Design theory & practice, contemporary contexts sustainability & environmental
  • To provide a fundamental understanding of the benefits of visual interpretation
  • Improve skills in art & design practice & confidence building
  • Boost confidence and creativity!
  • All students with 100% course attendance will be issued with an official AUB Short Course Certificate of Attendance

Term Dates Time

Autumn term

23, 30 October | 6, 13, 20, 27 November | 4, 11 December 2021


Spring term

22, 29 January | 5, 12, 19, 26 February | 5, 12 March 2022


Entry requirements and fees

Ideally students should be aged between 10-14 years and be prepared to bring lots of energy and enthusiasm!

This course costs £199 and all course materials are provided by AUB.

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Contact the team

If you have any questions, get in touch with the Saturday Art School team on 01202 363222 or at