LEITH SCHOOL OF ART

A UNIQUE AND SPECIAL PLACE

A leading Scottish Art School in Edinburgh

As one of Scotland's leading independent art schools, Leith School of Art in Edinburgh offers a unique range of courses. With our excellent staff to student ratios and high quality teaching, the School is an exceptional place to learn whether you are an established artist or a complete beginner.

Our independent status allows us considerable freedom in how we deliver our teaching. The School seeks to create an intimate and supportive environment for studying art and design, and our small scale offers a unique opportunity to work closely with each individual to develop their artistic ability.

Leith School of Art has been successful in gaining Educational Oversight from Education Scotland.  You can review the full report here

OPEN DAYS

Come and visit us in our unique surroundings! 

Foundation Course Open Day 
5 DECEMBER 2017

Christmas Exhibition & Fundraising Postcard Sale

Final prints remaining!

'Persevere' (2016) by Jenny Martin

Limited edition of 50

Term Dates

2017/18

AUTUMN
Monday 4 September 2017 – Saturday 9 December 2017
Half Term: 16 October 2017 – 21 October 2017
Exhibition week: 11- 16 December 2017 

SPRING
Monday 8 January 2018 – Saturday 31 March 2018
No half term

SUMMER
Monday 16 April 2018 – Saturday 16 June 2018
No half term
Exhibition week:  18 - 23 June 2018

 

funding & fees

Learn more about the fees for our Year-long Courses and how to apply for an Assisted Place.

getting here

Leith School of Art’s two campuses are located on the north side of Edinburgh.