Made in Red & Yellow | Graphic Design major, Sime van Rooyen

Hello, Sime here. I’m in my second year of Visual Communications at Red & Yellow in Cape Town, and I’ve been invited to take over the R&Y Instagram account this week (17 April 2017) with fellow designer, Kayleigh. But, before I do, here’s some context to the wild rollercoaster of obscure everyday scenes you’re about…

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Free Grade 11 & 12 Creative Workshop

Start building your creative career with Red & Yellow! Come and experience what it’s really like to study graphic design, art direction, illustration, photography & more at our free creative workshop. When: Saturday, 16 September 2017, 10h00 -13h00 Cost: FREE Where: Red & Yellow School, 2nd Floor, 95-97 Durham Avenue, Salt River, Cape Town What you will do: Experience…

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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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Students of the Month: Our Gold Pack Student Finalists

Meet the students behind the excellent packaging design entries that earned them finalist nominations for this year’s IPSA Gold Pack awards! Read more about their work here. Nick Pollet (2nd year Graphic Design & Art Direction) & Richelle Naidoo (1st year Copywriting): What do you love most about the course you’re studying? Nick: I enjoy the…

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Going For Gold (Pack) – Our Student Finalists!

A showcase for the South African packaging industry since 1973, the IPSA Gold Pack Awards are quite literally the gold standard in packaging design. For the first time, our students entered their work into the highly competitive and prestigious awards, and earned themselves places as finalists! Congratulations to second-year graphic designers Tiffany Schouw and Nick…

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Free Copywriting & Creative Workshop for Grade 11, 12 & University Students

Calling all the creative writers, artsy introverts & wicked illustrators! Come and discover what it’s really like to study Visual Communications or Copywriting at Red & Yellow at our free workshop in Cape Town! When: Saturday,8 October 2016,10h00-13h00 (Refreshments & snacks provided) Where: Red & Yellow School, 95-97 Durham Avenue (first floor), Salt River What you will do: Choose…

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