Former student Katie Hilton was a keen Graphic Designer during A Level, she went on to complete a Foundation course into Art & Design before being accepted onto a Graphic Design and Visual Communication course at Blackpool & the Fylde University and is currently in her second year of studying. The University has been completing a live project with Penguin Publishers for students across the country from various different Universities. Their brief was to redesign the front and back cover from a choice of 3 books, Katie picked ‘Noughts & Crosses’ by Malorie Blackman.
Over 3000 students entered the competition and Katie’s design has been shortlisted as one of the top 10 entries in the UK.
Katie now has a week to rework and edit her design before resubmitting her work and the winner being announced, the winner receives an incredible prize of £1000, the front cover being published and a 4 week placement at Penguin Publishers in London.
Good Luck Katie!!!!