Welcome to Weymouth College
Weymouth College is an ambitious college heading for outstanding. We are proud to be high performing yet inclusive and accessible in our approach. We challenge and inspire enquiring minds with academic and skills-based courses and produce some remarkable results. We’re home to the best stone masonry courses in the UK and our alumni include an Oscar winner and a celebrity chef. We attract over 7000 students from across the region and have the privilege to be located on Dorset’s spectacular Jurassic Coast, which is England’s first natural heritage site, and the venue for sailing events at the 2012 Olympics.
Editions is an exhibition of prints by Alt P Weymouth College evening print group which ranges from complete beginners to experienced printmakers. The course is intended to develop students printmaking skills and confidence in exhibiting as part of a group exhibition which is the conclusion of 10 weeks work.
The work being exhibited covers a diverse variety of print processes including etching, silkscreen, woodcut, mono print and dry point all produced in the Colleges excellent printmaking facilities. The exhibition is on for one day only, the 18th April 2015 at 106 st Mary street Weymouth from 9am-3pm with free entry. There will also be a wide range of very reasonably priced prints for sale.
Weymouth College, home to some of the best stonemasonry training courses in the UK, will be hosting its annual Boss Stone Carving Competition, which tests the skills of current stonemasonry and building conservation students.
This year’s theme is ‘1914-1918’. The contest will be held at the Dorset Skills Centre in Poundbury and runs from 9am on Wednesday 22nd April to midday on Friday 24th April, with final judging and presentation of prizes taking place shortly afterwards from 1:30pm-2pm. The Stonemasonry team are encouraging people to visit the event, watch the students in the throes of carving and to see the amazing display of traditional skills.
Once we have received your application to study at Weymouth College we will invite you to interview. Should you wish to also discuss alternative courses and study options there will be staff available from across our subject areas.