Art & Design Kit List

Our Art & Design course has been carefully planned to equip you with an arsenal of skills and experience, allowing you to flourish as a professional creative. Our mission is to enable you to unlock your potential within the arts-world – experiment with your ideas, express yourself creatively and collaborate with others. On top of this, you will enhance your theoretical knowledge – preparing you for progression into employment or university.

  • A4 sketchbooks (One for each Unit)
  • Drawing pencils
  • Colouring Pencils
  • Rubber, ruler
  • Glue sticks/PVA
  • Sticky tak
  • Craft knife
  • Scissors
  • Acrylic paints
  • Watercolour paints
  • Oil pastels
  • Paint brushes (varying sizes)
  • Sponges
  • Plastic box with lid to keep equipment in.

Optional: 

  • Craft papers
  • String/wool/threads/wire
  • Varnish
  • Mark making tools
  • Glue gun

 

Please DO NOT spend lots of money on these, most of this is available in Wilko’s, The Range or Poundland. On top of this, your course equipment costs can be claimed back through our bursary scheme (for eligible students) if you require financial support. A bursary application will be posted to you in the summer.

Anything else that you may already have, any art equipment or materials – or even cameras or graphics tablets etc., feel free to do so.

If you have any queries or require any additional information or help, drop us an email on: studentservices@kidderminster.ac.uk and we’ll be happy to help!