Furniture designer

A furniture designer is a specialized industrial design professional who is responsible for planning, testing and creating furniture. They often use wood, metal and other materials to design furnishings such as chairs, tables, bed frames and sofas. Famous names include Charles Rennie Mackintosh, Frank Lloyd Wright, Le Corbusier, Charlotte Perriand and Vico Magistretti. See more…  

UTC Technical Colleges

University Technical Colleges (UTCs) are government-funded schools that offer 14–18 year olds a great deal more than traditional schools. They teach students technical subjects in a whole new way and are educating the inventors, programmers, developers, engineers, and technicians of tomorrow. UTCs integrate technical, practical and academic learning and create an environment where students can thrive […]

Graphic Designer

Graphic design is the profession and academic discipline whose activity consists in projecting visual communications intended to transmit specific messages to social groups, with specific objectives. Designers use typography and pictures to meet users’ specific needs and focus on the logic of displaying elements in interactive designs, to optimise the user experience. See more…   […]

Graffiti Artist

Graffiti is writing or drawings made on a wall or other surface, usually without permission and within public view. Graffiti ranges from simple written words to elaborate wall paintings, and has existed since ancient times, with examples dating back to ancient Egypt, ancient Greece, and the Roman Empire. Graffiti art is now part of  main […]

Architect

An architect is a person who plans, designs and oversees the construction of buildings. To practice architecture means to provide services in connection with the design of buildings and the space within the site surrounding the buildings that have human occupancy or use as their principal purpose. See more…               […]

Fashion Designer

Fashion design is the art of applying design, aesthetics, clothing construction and natural beauty to clothing and its accessories. It is influenced by culture and different trends, and has varied over time and place. “A fashion designer creates clothing, including dresses, suits, pants, and skirts, and accessories like shoes and handbags, for consumers. He or […]

Freelance Photographer

Being a freelance photographer means that you work for yourself, taking on clients for photoshoots or creating and selling your fine art photography. Pretty much every business or entrepreneur out there is going to need photos at some point, whether it’s a professional headshot or product photos for their online store. There are so many […]

Web Designer

Web designers plan, create and code internet sites and web pages, many of which combine text with sounds, pictures, graphics and video clips. A web designer is responsible for creating the design and layout of a website or web pages and Art, design, photography and creative digital are essential to breaking into this carreer. Pixlekicks […]

Independent Jewellery Maker

Here is a selection of independent jewellery designers along with one of their latest creations to give you a flavour of what they do and the work they produce.  Becoming a jewellery designer would start at school with GCSE art, then onto college doing a Art and Design course the possible onto University to do […]

Theatre Set Designer

A Set Designer creates the look of a set for a theatre production. Their role is a combination of creativity and practicality as they must create not only the design but also make it come to life alongside a team. See More…