Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Creative Areas 2018-19

From one-day workshops in primary schools to longer-term projects with secondary school students, the experiences we offer and the businesses we work with change each year. This rate of change reflects the speed of innovation that takes place, month by month, across the creative, design and digital sectors in our region. Over the last ten years, TICE has worked with over 250 businesses in the North East.

TICE provides real-time, hands-on access and insight for young people into careers and opportunities across the commercial creative, design and digital industries. We bring a unique and invaluable perspective to student learning outside the classroom.

With TICE, young people can explore the worlds of: Fashion | Textiles Surface Design | Music | Photography | Software Development | Graphic design | Illustration | Creative enterprise | Creative writing | Film | Digital Media | Animation| and more...

How it works

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SELECT CREATIVE AREA

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FASHION

Fashion Create Stage || Fashion Space, Futures and Sustainability

June 2018 concludes the Fashion Create Stage and what an amazing conclusion to a fabulous fashion team. 24 young people made it to the...

TICE Final Show || Industry Hour

Every year, for the Create Stage of the TICE Programme, our projects from each creative area are sponsored by various regional, national and international...

Fashion Explore Stage || Fashion Archives to Fashion Futures

The thing about the Fashion Explore Stage is that it’s all about developing an awareness of skills and gaining a bit more knowledge of...

Fashion Insight Stage || Industry Insights hits North Tyneside Schools

Breaking into the fashion industry is the dream of millions, yet for most, it’s difficult to know where to start. How do you figure...

CREATIVE ENTERPRISE

FBM Freshers || Year 7 Enterprise Experience

TICE has been working alongside Business Durham to expand the enterprise experience of young people. We believe that it is never too early to...

Creative Enterprise Create Stage || Becoming a ‘Custom’ to it

Steve Jobs once said “Creativity is just connecting things” and it’s that entrepreneurial mindset of innovation and collaboration the Create Stage hoped to evoke...

TICE Final Show || Industry Hour

Every year, for the Create Stage of the TICE Programme, our projects from each creative area are sponsored by various regional, national and international...

Creative Enterprise Explore Stage || The World of Networking

The Creative Enterprise Explore stage provides students with the opportunity to engage with business owners and key industry connectors across a range of creative...

CREATIVE WRITING

Creative Writing Create Stage || How to conquer your fear of the blank page

The things that struck me the most about this, the very first TICE creative writing year, is just how good at writing these students...

TICE Final Show || Industry Hour

Every year, for the Create Stage of the TICE Programme, our projects from each creative area are sponsored by various regional, national and international...

Creative Writing Explore Stage || How to Write for a Living

It isn't often one gets to do what one wants in this world. Really, it isn't. But this – the first ever TICE Creative...

Creative Writing Insight Stage || The Pilot

"Creative writing. Let's do a creative writing programme!"  This is what happens when you work with Jenny. She has an idea. A quiet little idea. In...

ANIMATION

Ladders Film & TV: Tours Part 2 – “We’re all Storytellers”

After hurrying out of the BBC Tour, Tuesday 10th October, following the last minute rush of taking selfies next to the T.A.R.D.I.S and getting...

Ladders Film & TV: Tours Part 1 – From the Dumping Ground to the News

If, like myself, you spent countless hours in front of your television as a child watching programmes such as Tracey Beaker, Diddy TV, and...

Ladders Film & TV: The Sessions

The sessions for Ladders Film & TV began at Sunderland University – impressively they have recently jumped 30 places from 2016 to 2017 in the Guardian rankings. As...

Ladders: Film/TV/Animation – Working On and Presenting Final Projects

The second half of the Ladders course was focused on the students coming up with and starting to create their final project. Weeks five...

GRAPHIC DESIGN

Graphics Create Stage || Here’s looking at you, or me…

An excellent range of students from Hebburn Comprehensive School and John Spence Community High School made it to our Graphics create stage proving their...

TICE Final Show || Industry Hour

Every year, for the Create Stage of the TICE Programme, our projects from each creative area are sponsored by various regional, national and international...

Graphics Explore Stage || Photoshop Pros & A Trip to NDC

As ever, our TICE Graphics mentor, Mark Pattinson, truly put students to the test for this year’s Explore Stage. 18 students from Hebburn Comprehensive...

Graphics Insight Stage || Making Something Simple, Great.

Pen, paper and creative brains at the ready! TICE Graphics mentor, Mark Pattinson, had the pleasure of visiting two schools in the North-East region...

MUSIC INDUSTRY

Music Create Stage || “work hard, stay humble, write with soul”

From doing rhythmic patterns on our laps to performing quirky covers, 26 young musicians were chosen to take their talents to an entirely new...

TICE Final Show || Industry Hour

Every year, for the Create Stage of the TICE Programme, our projects from each creative area are sponsored by various regional, national and international...

Music Explore Stage || Behind the Spotlight

When looking at the music industry, we only see the glamorous, external aspects – the popstars, the tours and the paparazzi parading every move...

Smart Creatives || Bailey Green Primary School

Two of our Artist Tutors, Charly Liddle and Sam Burt, spent a fantastic day at Bailey Green Primary School in February delivering a fun...

PHOTOGRAPHY

Photography Create Stage || Stop, look and go through the motions.

Introducing the Photography Team and projects of 2018: 3 industry projects were chosen in the photography team to look into 3 current and popular areas...

TICE Final Show || Industry Hour

Every year, for the Create Stage of the TICE Programme, our projects from each creative area are sponsored by various regional, national and international...

Photography Explore Stage || Stop Motion Secrets

The term “Photography” has multiple meanings these days. When you think about it, the tools for professional photography are easily accessible – our phone...

Photography Insight Stage || Finding the Inner Photographer

We were thrilled to have TICE Photography visit Monkseaton High School and Longbenton High School for this year’s Insight Stage. Katie Lee, 1/2 Photography...

SOFTWARE DEVELOPMENT

Computer Science Create Stage || code it, create it, make a difference.

TICE Computer Science this year was brought together by 4 schools, Whitburn C of E Academy, Jarrow School, Boldon School and Whitley Bay High...

TICE Final Show || Industry Hour

Every year, for the Create Stage of the TICE Programme, our projects from each creative area are sponsored by various regional, national and international...

Computer Science Explore Stage || Meeting the Tech Industry

Here we are, the Explore Stage of TICE Computer Science! The North East tech industry is truly in a league of its own with...

Computer Science Insight Stage || The Secrets of Ethical Hacking

Computer Science is back…with a new twist and a new mentor! This year we have Dani Walsh, Software Engineer at BorgWarner Inc, with heaps...

TEXTILES SURFACE DESIGN

Textiles Create Stage || Home is where the art is.

2017-18 has seen the launch of two new creative areas within the TICE programme with Textiles and Surface Design being one of them (Creative...

TICE Final Show || Industry Hour

Every year, for the Create Stage of the TICE Programme, our projects from each creative area are sponsored by various regional, national and international...

Surface Design Explore Stage || Embroideries, Embellishments & Experiments

Here we are! The Explore stage of our brand new area, Textiles & Surface Design, mentored by the wonderful Charlotte Liddle. Since this is...

Smart Creatives || Bailey Green Primary School

Two of our Artist Tutors, Charly Liddle and Sam Burt, spent a fantastic day at Bailey Green Primary School in February delivering a fun...