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Art and Design

Cornwall has a thriving creative sector and the resources on this page will support teachers to embed careers into the Art and Design curriculum.

New Creatives

Did you know that Cornwall’s creative industries are thriving? Along with our booming arts & cultural scene, there is a rapidly growing screen & digital sector, Cornwall offers young people a wealth of entry-level creative jobs in sectors like heritage, fashion, marketing, music, games, software and more. In a series of videos produced by Screen Cornwall, Cornish presenter Perrin Hooper explores the opportunities available for young people to start a career here by speaking to a range of new creatives who have found their dream jobs through a variety of pathways.

Watch the introductory video below showcasing the New Creatives and check out all of the other resources and videos on the main page. 

Penryn Partnership Creativity Collaboratives

In October 2021, Arts Council England announced funding of £2,780,000 to build a network of schools that will test a range of innovative approaches to teaching for creativity. The Penryn Partnership was selected as one of the eight national pilots, led by Penryn College. Follow the link below to find out more, or scan the QR Code.

There is a suit of resources and case studies on the Penryn College website detailing how you can embed creativity into your whole curriculum. Head over to the website for more. 

My Learning My Future

Below you can access the My Learning My Future resource from the Careers and Enterprise Company