Student Flourish Award success

West Yorkshire Print Workshop 

Congratulations to Antony Cross – Winner of the Hawthorn Print Supplies/Great Art Student Prize at the WYPW Flourish Awards.


The Flourish Awards provides artists and printmakers from across the UK with the opportunity to exhibit their work in a group exhibition at the WYPW Gallery.

Antony Cross a recent graduate from 2016 entered these awards with work generated during the third year of his degree course BA (Hons) Illustration with Animation at Manchester School of Art. The main images being derived from an external project working with the Manchester Histories Festival on the Bradford Pit Project with the support of  senior lecturer in 3D Design Jenny Walker.

Antony worked extensively in the printmaking studio during the third year under the guidance of Howard Goody – etching studio technician and ex RCA printmaking tutor John Hewitt.

In October 2016 Antony commenced a two year part time MA in Illustration at Manchester School of Art.

Author: Ian Whadcock

Senior Lecturer Manchester School of Art, BA(Hons) Illustration with Animation course.