Porthmeor Studios, St Ives, Cornwall TR26 1NG
Taught by Practicing Artists, Dedicated Studios
St Ives School of Painting is based in the prestigious Porthmeor Studios, a hub for international contemporary artists, from new graduates to Turner Prize winners. Overlooking the golden sands of Porthmeor Beach, it's hidden away in the heart of the buzzy artist quarter of St Ives, famous for its whitewashed cottages, bars and restaurants. Escape the crowds into their tranquil dedicated studios that put you in the mood for creating your own masterpiece, whether you are just curious about creativity or a dedicated artist.
With an impressive and tempting range of courses to suit tastes from abstract to the more academic, you should find the one that resonates with you. Each course is crafted by practicing artists who bring with them a passion for their subject and a dedication to helping you come away inspired and invigorated by your own artistic potential. The school also offers a wide selection of online courses, with new options added every week.