"It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child".
"Every child is an artist. The problem is to remain an artist once they grow up".
"It takes a long time to become young. Youth has no age." 

Pablo Picasso on youth


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Welcome to Visual Skills School – the centre for visual arts education and training in the north of Pretoria.

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Choosing a college is one of the most important decisions you will have to make, because it will have an effect on you and your career opportunities for the rest of your life.

So how will you choose a college?

You will have to assess your needs for further education and decide, first of all, which type of education you would need for future career purposes and, secondly, which institutions you qualify for: tertiary (university) education, or vocational (career-focused) education and training.

VSS Photography & Design College is a vocational education and training college and what sets us apart from other similar colleges is:

Also, VSS is the only accredited provider for a vocational national qualification in photography in South Africa over and above being accredited for a national qualification in Design as well.

At VSS we don’t rehearse life – We live it!

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Our Vision

VSS strives to enhance, uplift and continuously improve the quality of its Education and Training products and services and is c

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