Search Results for: "alumni"

  • Creative Writing & Publishing

    National Writing Day 2022

    Posted on 23rd June 2022

    For National Writing Day, MA Creative Writing and Publishing alumnae Jenny Browning and Emma Ward share what they are currently working on, reflections on their time at West Dean College and how they continue to pursue the dream of becoming published writers.

  • Realising the dream of becoming an artist

    Posted on 31st May 2022

    Foundation Diploma in Art and Design alumna Jo Boddy talks about her career path and what lead her to pursue her lifelong dream of becoming an artist.

  • Accessing Heritage Post Covid

    Posted on 16th March 2021

    MA Collections Care and Conservation Management Alumna and Access and Participation Officer Alex has written about accessibility in the heritage sector, in particular in light of the challenges posed from the past year.

  • Fine Art Alumna joins the West Dean Tapestry Studio

    Posted on 27th February 2020

    2019 MFA alumna, Emma Straw, is currently working with the West Dean Tapestry Studio to realise a new tapestry translated from one of Edward James’ artworks. Read the blog to find out more.

  • Furniture

    Alumni Reports: Yuqi Chock

    Posted on 21st March 2016

    After completing the MA in Conservation Studies at West Dean, I served as an assistant for six weeks in the conservation studio of Michael Parfett in London. Michael works primarily on harps, harpsichords and frames, and the short work placement offered the opportunity to gain experience in conserving musical instruments, decorative surfaces and gilding.