Students Impress on the Catwalk at Fashion Show

all students againCongratulations to the students who participated in The Sanderson Arcade Fashion Show on 6 June.

Design Technology Teacher at The King Edward VI School Morpeth Adele Percival said “We participated in the Sanderson Arcade Fashion show where pupils were exhibiting and modelling their work from GCSE and A Level coursework.

All pupils involved did an excellent job throughout the day and they really enjoyed it, despite their initial nerves about walking out into the public! All students were a real credit to the school”.

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KEVI Students Exhibit in the Sanderson Arcade

Congratulations to Kristen Barwick in Year 11 who has designed banners whichare currently exhibited at The Sanderson Arcade in Morpeth. The designs feature a WW1 theme, as the school is currently participating in a collaborative WW1 project with Morpeth Antiquarian Society.Ahead of a WW1 exhibition in Morpeth Town Hall in July, Design Technology Teacher Miss Percival said “following on from the poster designs, we are continuing this work during a Year 10 project, where we hope to have some WW1 creations to exhibit and display. This will be a great opportunity for the community and our pupils to be involved in such a commemorative event.”

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Modelling Opportunity!

Well done to KEVI GCSE Textiles Technology and AS and A2 Product Design students who have two slots in the fashion show, and who will be modelling their exam pieces.
 Sanderson Arcade fashion show
Design Technology Teacher Miss Percival said “Students’ work involves a number of garments, fashion accessories and dog coats that have been created independently as part of the practical element of coursework. Students’ work takes inspiration from various themes such as the 1960s, and nature and cultures from around the world. I am extremely proud of all students and this is an exciting opportunity for our students to see their work being exhibited at such as public event. It marks the end of all of their hard work during their GCSE and A Level courses.”

This is a fantastic opportunity for male and female students in any year group, as well as a particular plea to male staff, to participate in the Sanderson Arcade Fashion Show on Saturday 6th June.

The event takes place from 11am-4pm in the Sanderson Arcade, with the opportunity to participate alongside professional models and model the latest designer clothing.
If any students or staff would like to participate, please contact Miss Pervical or Miss Najafi by Friday 5th June. 


The Clothes Show Visit

Clothes Show 1Pupils from Year 10 and 11 enjoyed a day visit to ‘The Clothes Show Live’ on Friday 5th December at Birmingham NEC.

Pupils gained a valuable insight into Fashion and Textiles and were inspired by the graduate work and exhibition stands on show from Universities from around the country.

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