Made in Red & Yellow | Graphic Design major, Kayleigh Jeppesen

Hi! I’m Kayleigh Jeppesen. I’m a full-time student at Red & Yellow, majoring in Graphic Design and minoring in Art Direction. I moved all the way from Port Elizabeth (the armpit of South Africa) to study here. Why? Because who wouldn’t take the opportunity to come and study at the best design school in Cape…

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Made in Red & Yellow | Art Direction major, Kat Escreet

Hello, my name is Kat! I am an Art Direction major and Graphic Design and Illustration minor. Otherwise, I consider myself adventurous when it comes to food, snobbish when it comes to coffee, and believe that diamonds are made under pressure – my main consolation when I’ve gotten started watching a new series instead of…

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Red & Yellow’s Graduates Are Magnificent (& Peculiar)

“The ‘Hogwarts’ of ad schools.” It’s an inside joke, but it says a lot about how our students perceive their school and their time at Red & Yellow. 2016 definitely saw our creative and marketing graduates summon up all of the logic (strategy) and magic (creativity) they’ve learnt over the years to produce work that’s…

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2016 Pendoring Finalists – The Language of Design

The Pendoring Awards showcase the best in advertising across all of South Africa’s 11 official languages, from agency work to student entries. This year, no fewer than 108 finalists will be competing for the honour of winning a sought-after Pendoring trophy – the biggest tally in many years. To ensure that only the very best…

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Red & Yellow Launches Industry-driven Creative Diploma at JHB Campus

Following 22 years of unprecedented alumni success in industry, the Red & Yellow School is bringing their 3-year diploma in Graphic Design and Art Direction to Johannesburg in 2017. Widely regarded, with dozens of awards under their belts, Red & Yellow alumni – giants in industry – are living, breathing proof of its value.  Its…

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Loeries 2016 – Winner Winner!

A big congratulations to our Loerie winners Carina Bonse, Gabi van Niekerk, Mark Reichardt, Connor Newkirk, and Joshua Talmarkes, as well as 2015 grads Kirsten Bennett, Marguerite Nel, Melody Schneider & Bradley Kerrigan! An incredible achievement so early in your careers, especially in industry awards that are getting more competitive and selective every year. Well…

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Designing a Better World

We’re often asked what exactly an advertising school can teach students to do besides “how to sell things to people”. The misconception about studying design or copywriting (or anything really) at an advertising school is that you’re only taught how to produce adverts – pretty, clever images and words to entice unwitting customers to purchase products…

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