Student Profiles


Georgina Lambert – Fine Art Subject Prize

Previous School: Saddleworth

Destination: Oldham College – Pre-degree Art and Design Foundation

Georgina was an outstandingly able student who produced paintings that were visually exciting and technically skilled. A great role model to her peers, she displayed a mature, intelligent attitude throughout the course, setting herself high standards which she always successfully achieved.

Jessica Kershaw – Outstanding Academic Achievement Prize Textile Design Subject Prize

Previous School: Saddleworth

Destination: Oldham College – Pre-degree Art and Design Foundation

Jessica was a devoted student, who put in many hours of extra work and showed a high level of refinement and creativity in her textile outcomes. Possessing a resolute approach to her studies she always strove to improve her work to achieve to a high standard and truly deserves her success.

Julia Makojnik – Outstanding Academic Achievement Prize

Previous School: Saddleworth

Destination: University of Newcastle – Fine Art

Julia proved herself to be a highly motivated and diligent student who approached her studies with great enthusiasm and confidence. An approachable, likeable, intelligent individual, she is also a creative thinker who develops her own ideas with an inquiring mind and a determination to do well.

Lauren Beeney – Applied Art & Design Progress Prize

Previous School: St Augustine of Canterbury (now Newman RC College)

Destination: Oldham College – Media Make-up

Due to her high level of dedication and natural ability, Lauren excelled on all aspects of the course creating artwork that was innovative, creative and intelligent. She surpassed the high standards she set herself and achieving A*A* grades at the end of the course was much deserved.

Oliver Jackson – Outstanding Academic Achievement Prize Art and Design: Graphic Design Subject Prize

Previous School: Hollingworth Business and Enterprise College

Destination:  University of Leeds – Graphic and Communication Design

Oliver was an exceptionally gifted student who achieved an outstanding grade in Graphic Design. His coursework was poignant, insightful, often humorous and informed by a thorough knowledge of his target audience and contemporary graphic styles.

Rosie McLaren – 3D Design Subject Prize

Previous School: Saddleworth

Destination: Oldham College – Pre-degree Art and Design Foundation

Rosie was a friendly, mature and talented student with an immense level of creativity. She was particularly confident in exploring media and materials and investigating new techniques. Her imaginative approach led to innovative 3D outcomes of a high standard.

Samantha Dewhurst – Art and Design: Textile Design Progress Prize

Previous School: Failsworth

Destination: Manchester Metropolitan University International Fashion Marketing

Samantha was a dedicated and hardworking individual who went above and beyond the course requirements to achieve to an exceptional standard. Very motivated and determined to succeed, she took great pride in her work, with a meticulous attention to detail