Eastlea Digital Design Club, (EDDC)

The Mission

The core aim of the EDDC (Eastlea Digital Design Club), is to stimulate interest among young people and adults in key sectors of Digital Design.

By working with learners, amateurs & professionals in a social and informal setting we aim to make Digital Design more accessible to a wider range of young people and adults.

Beyond this we aim to contribute to making Eastlea Community School an important hub for promoting ICT, Design Technology & Digital Design awareness and a noted centre of learning in the wider community of East London.

What the Club Offers

The EDDC Currently has access to considerable Infrastructure & Resources covering:

  • Computer Training Suites
  • Fabrication Workshops
  • Multi Media Studios
  • Event Facilities

We are currently assembling a team of volunteer tutors, learning advisers & mentors who will help users get to grips with key Digital Design programs and work flow protocols.

All parties involved in the EDDC project, in whatever capacity, proactively collaborate and support each other in developing their skills and learning potential through participation in projects, workshops and entrepreneurship.

EDDC Members are building solid foundation programs that covers all the core skill sets required to successfully progress in all the many exciting sectors of the 3D Design Industry.

This includes, (but is not limited to):

  • 3D Design & Modelling
  • 3D Printing
  • Desktop Publishing,
  • Web Design & Management
  • Apps Development
  • Fashion Design
  • Video Editing
  • Visual Special Effects
  • Animation
  • Games Development

EDDC Members continue to attract national and international interest from groups and organisations looking for new and experienced 3D talent. Examples are Ultimaker, Autodesk, iMakr, WHTV & Video, Raspberry Pi, Fab Foundation UK, etc.

Participation in the Club enables the next generation of technical professionals, in industries as varied as product design, medical technology, civil/electrical/mechanical engineering, etc. gain an important early advantage.

Allowing Members to boldly go and confidently succeed in whatever field or industry they chose.

Interested? Get in touch by emailing info@eastlea.newham.sch.uk to get added to our mailing list.

We will keep you informed of all upcoming events and activities.