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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 ...

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Manchester based photographer inspires students

Manchester based photographer inspires students

Manchester based photographer Andrew Brooks came to Blackpool Sixth on 18th October to speak to A Level Photography students. Andrew spent the ...

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Catwalk stars showcase creative fashion styles

Catwalk stars showcase creative fashion styles

Blackpool Sixth celebrated the 10th anniversary of their annual Young at Art fashion showcase and art exhibition on June 19th 2017. The ...

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Artistic students add to tram project vision

Artistic students add to tram project vision

Creative Blackpool Sixth students have been bringing the history of Blackpool trams to life. Over the past year and a half, students ...