Blick Studios is delighted to launch another exciting series of creative industry courses starting in May 2012. All courses focus on creative development and professional practice and are taught by industry professionals.
•SHORT FILM LAB Taught by Writer/Director Carol Murphy
Monday 14 MAY 2012 for 5 weeks @ £45 1900-2100 Conference Room
OUTLINE Carol Murphy’s Short Film Lab will help you finish your script within a constructive workshop environment.
CAROL MURPHY is a writer/director who comes from a background in fine Art, film theory and film journalism. She teaches screen writing and specialist film writing and making courses at Queens Open Learning; Queens BA Architecture; on a freelance basis on BA Film Studies and Blick Studios, Belfast. http://www.blickstudios.org/carol-murphy
•FASHION DESIGN TASTER Taught by designer and teacher Margaret McAtamney
Saturday 19 MAY 2012 for 5 weeks @ £45 1400-1600 Conference Room
OUTLINE Fashion Design Taster begins by exploring ideas in Historical Costume that translate into unique Fashion Designs for 2013! Using effective Drawing Techniques Maggie McAtamney will demonstrate how to explore key elements of Fashion Design; Silhouette, Texture, Colour and Proportion.
MARGARET MCATAMNEY graduated from the University of Ulster in 1996 after winning the prestigious ‘Smirnoff Fashion Awards’ N.Ireland and took up work experience with various high profile fashion designers in London. In 2001 she set up her own fashion label supplying individual boutiques and managing her own concession range in Top Shop, London.
•STREET ART TASTER Taught by street artist FRIZ AKA Marian Noone
Saturday 19 MAY 2012 for 5 weeks @ £45 1400-1600 Cafe area and outside
THE COURSE WILL RUN ON THESE SATURDAY DATES: 19th May, 2nd June, 23rd June, 30th June, 7th July
OUTLINE Students will have the chance to work collectively on a large-scale mural with the chance to experiment in acrylic, emulsion and spray paint.
FRIZ is an emerging Belfast based artist who works in both traditional and digital mediums. http://www.thisisfriz.com
•DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY TASTER Taught by Press Photographer Paul McErlane
Saturday 19 MAY 2012 for 5 weeks @ £55 1400-1600 Meeting Room
OUTLINE Have your ever bought a camera with the best will in the world and the intention to explore both its functionality and to push the limits of your creativity but then took a few snaps and left the camera in it’s box? Bring your digital cameras to Paul McErlane’s Digital Photography Taster course and discover how to get the most out of your camera.
•PRESS PHOTOGRAPHY TASTER Taught by Press Photographer Paul McErlane
Saturday 19 MAY 2012 for 5 weeks @ £55 1600-1800 Meeting Room
OUTLINE Welcome to the world and culture of the professional Press Photographer. Learn all you need to know about working within the media industry as a member of the press, whilst also gaining the experience of individually managing a photography brief given to you from a professional picture desk.
PAUL MCERLANE is a professional photographer. As a Belfast-based freelancer for 20 years, he has published in top newspaper and magazine outlets worldwide including Time, Newsweek, USA Today, International Herald Tribune, London Times and New York Times. http://www.paulmcerlane.net
Enrol online at http://www.blickstudios.org/blick-workshops-and-courses