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Fashion success for former student

Fashion success for former student

RUNWAY success has beckoned for a Blackpool designer and former sixth former. Alice Potter’s couture designs have recently featured on the catwalk ...

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Emily’s head start in the world of costume design

Emily’s head start in the world of costume design

A former art student’s stunning needlework will be lighting up the big screen in the new Elton John biopic Rocketman. Emily Sanderson, ...

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Former student’s zooms in on travel adventures

Former student’s zooms in on travel adventures

Former Blackpool Sixth photographer and musician Tom Rowland is making a name for himself travelling the world with his camera. He has ...

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You can make a difference!

You can make a difference!

BLACKPOOL Sixth students and prospective students of the future have been making art influenced by the famous Andy Warhol soup tin art. ...

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Animation workshop boosts students’ skills

Animation workshop boosts students’ skills

The possibilities of a career in animation were explored by students at Blackpool Sixth with a specialist workshop from Bolton University. Lecturers ...

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Digital Arts Exhibition Showcases Students’ Work

Digital Arts Exhibition Showcases Students’ Work

Blackpool Sixth is staging its second annual Digital Arts exhibition, giving pride of place to a wide range of creative work by ...

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Creative Resilience Art Project

Creative Resilience Art Project

HeadStart is a multi-agency organisation aiming to increase resilience and improve mental wellbeing in young people. HeadStart supported and funded the Creative ...

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UCLAN Photography Fieldwork Conference

UCLAN Photography Fieldwork Conference

On the 15th November ten of Blackpool Sixth’s Excellence Programme students from visual arts attended the UCLAN Photography Fieldwork Conference. The conference, discussing ...

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Sixth at Sainsbury’s

Sixth at Sainsbury’s

THE Sainsbury’s superstore on Talbot Road in Blackpool will be hosting a special exhibition of Blackpool Sixth students’ artwork between Thursday 19th ...