Courses

Art courses in Cornwall

SHORT COURSES

SHORT COURSES

We offer a range of exciting painting courses taught by many of the most well known artists working in Cornwall today. Courses are aimed at both beginners and improvers with a strong sense of fun and encouragement throughout.

MENTORING WEEKENDS OVER 1 YEAR

MENTORING WEEKENDS OVER 1 YEAR

A year of one-to-one tutorials and professional development from many of the most respected artists based in Cornwall. Runs as six weekends over one year with attendance in January, March, May, July, September and November. An exciting year of one to one tutorials, artists' talks and professional development from leading arts specialists to help you learn everything from approaching galleries and creating your own website through to photographing your work and promoting yourself.

DEFINING PRACTICE SIX SESSIONS OVER 1 YEAR

DEFINING PRACTICE SIX SESSIONS OVER 1 YEAR

This exciting practical course held over six weekends/ or Monday Tuesday sessions in the year runs every eight weeks starting in January through to November. The course is aimed at those who wish to create a body of work over a year through which they might gain a stronger sense of their own artistic voice and the methods, media and processes that are most suited to their work.

1 YEAR FIGURE COURSE

1 YEAR FIGURE COURSE

A year of often experimental sessions responding to the figure taught by many well known artists who work with the figure. Runs one day per week on Fridays. Starts mid October each year. Three seven week terms with breaks for Christmas and Easter and school half terms.

TRESCO PAINTING HOLIDAYS

TRESCO PAINTING HOLIDAYS

We are delighted to announce that from 2015 Newlyn School of Art will be teaming up with Tresco Island on the Scillies to provide art course holidays. This year, we’ll be offering two painting holidays, both hosted by artists who know the islands intimately. Respected coastal painter Paul Lewin will be running the first course in June, while in September artist Maggie O’Brien, a seasoned teacher of art courses on Tresco, will be tutoring the group.

PRINTMAKING DAYS

PRINTMAKING DAYS

We provide a range of exciting two day printmaking courses throughout the year.

EVENING CLASSES

EVENING CLASSES

Our Life Drawing Evenings on Wednesdays (7pm till 9pm) are a vibrant and often experimental experience as each of the many practicing contemporary artists who teach these classes on rotation bring their own practice to each taught evening session.

GIFT VOUCHERS

GIFT VOUCHERS

We offer gift vouchers in denominations of £5, £10, £25, £50 and £100 which make the perfect creative present for friends and family. If you purchase our vouchers online we will send them to you instantly in an automatic email as attachments that you can print off and give. The ideal last minute present!

Registered Office: Newlyn School of Art, The Old Board School, Chywoone Hill, Newlyn, Cornwall TR18 5AW. Tel: 01736365557.
Company Number: 7621257. Registered in Cardiff in 2011.