NEW Photography Course: Bronze Arts Award, The Darkroom at Beach Creative (Beach Creative CIC)

  • South East, KENT
  • crafts, combined arts, interdisciplinary arts, photography, visual arts
  • Emily Parris


More Info & Application Form:


Based at Beach Creative, Beach House, Beach St, Herne Bay, KENT CT65PT

What does this course cost?
This course costs £150 per student. This fee covers:
All materials
4 sessions of tuition
Moderation & certification fees

To confirm your place you must pay a non-refundable deposit of £50.

Who is this project aimed at?
12-25 year olds who have an active interest in the arts.

How many students will be involved?
There are only 4 spaces available on this course!

Where is this project based?
At Beach Creative CIC in Herne Bay with a few off-site visits to local galleries or to photograph in different locations.

When is it?
The course will take place every Tuesday in August 10am-1pm
7th August
14th August
21st August
28th August

What will participants gain from this project?
This project aims to increase the confidence and prospects of the students involved by giving them then opportunity to meet like-minded creative people, working in small teams, working independently, learn new skills, develop current skills and earning a qualification in the arts.

What will the project consist of?
You'll learn a variety of traditional photography skills such as:
-how to shoot on 35mm & 120 film
-develop film
-print photos in the darkroom
-create photograms and cyanotypes
-learn how to review an exhibition
-experience how to lead a short demonstration on a chosen developed skill

Who is running this course?
This course is run by me, Emily Parris! I am a fine art photographer based at Beach Creative CIC. I set up The Darkroom at Beach Creative in 2014, where I run workshops and classes for adults and children of all abilities, focusing on traditional photography techniques. In July 2017 I ran the pilot Bronze Arts Award course, all 4 students passed with flying colours!

This project is not like school! 

If you have any queries then please email Emily Parris on