Summer School

Our Summer School courses are suitable for all levels of ability from beginners to experienced artists. High-quality tuition is provided by our tutors, who are all practising artists and passionate about their subject. Our course fees include all the necessary materials, there are no additional costs. 

Courses are mostly week-long with a couple of 2 and 3-day courses, located at our North Junction Street Campus and studio at Custom House, Leith.

Book before 31 March 2022 to recieve a £25 early booking discount,

Art & Spirituality: Elemental Connections

with Dr Carol Marples
Mon - Fri, 9:30am – 4:30pm 18 Jul - 22 Jul 2022 North Junction St. Campus £385.00 Places Available

Drawing & Sculpting the Figure

with Hayley Whittingham
Mon - Fri, 9:30am – 4:30pm 18 Jul - 22 Jul 2022 North Junction St. Campus £401.00 Places Available

Introducing Digital Landscape Photography

with Katie Bootland
Mon - Tue, 9:30am – 4:30pm 18 Jul - 19 Jul 2022 Custom House, Leith £154.00 Places Available

The Water of Leith: Painting, Drawing & Monoprint

with Jo Richardson
Mon - Fri, 9:30am – 4:30pm 18 Jul - 22 Jul 2022 North Junction St. Campus £385.00 Two places left, phone the School

Foraging for Colour: Botanical Inks & Dyes

with Marissa Stoffer
Wed - Fri, 9:30am – 4:30pm 20 Jul - 22 Jul 2022 Custom House, Leith £234.00 Waiting list, please enquire

Artist Books: Drawing from Nature

with Susie Wilson
Mon - Fri, 9:30am – 4:30pm 25 Jul - 29 Jul 2022 North Junction St. Campus £391.00 Waiting list, please enquire

Icon Painting

with Dr Andrew Paterson
Mon - Fri, 9:30am – 4:30pm 25 Jul - 29 Jul 2022 Custom House, Leith £385.00 Places Available

Leith in Light: Responding to Colour in the Landscape

with Ginny Elston
Mon - Fri, 9:30am – 4:30pm 25 Jul - 29 Jul 2022 North Junction St. Campus £385.00 Waiting list, please enquire

Portfolio Preparation

with Brigid Collins
Mon - Fri, 9:30am – 4:30pm 25 Jul - 29 Jul 2022 North Junction St. Campus £360.00 Waiting list, please enquire

Constructing an Image: Working from Life

with Kenneth Le Riche
Mon - Fri, 9:30am – 4:30pm 1 Aug - 5 Aug 2022 North Junction St. Campus £401.00 Waiting list, please enquire

Create a Children's Picture Book

with Harriet Hobday
Mon - Fri, 9:30am – 4:30pm 1 Aug - 5 Aug 2022 Custom House, Leith £385.00 Places Available

Painting the City

with Paul Mowat
Mon - Fri, 9:30am – 4:30pm 1 Aug - 5 Aug 2022 North Junction St. Campus £385.00 Places Available

Young Artists' Summer School for 11-15 Year Olds

with Fiona McWilliam
Mon - Fri, 9:30am – 4:30pm 1 Aug - 5 Aug 2022 North Junction St. Campus £360.00 Waiting list, please enquire

Drawing & Painting for Beginners

with Jonathon Place
Mon - Fri, 9:30am – 4:30pm 8 Aug - 12 Aug 2022 North Junction St. Campus £385.00 Two places left, phone the School

Experimental Watercolour

with Deirdre Macleod
Mon - Fri, 9:30am – 4:30pm 8 Aug - 12 Aug 2022 North Junction St. Campus £385.00 Places Available

Not So Still Life

with Dominic McIvor
Mon - Fri, 9:30am – 4:30pm 8 Aug - 12 Aug 2022 Custom House, Leith £385.00 Places Available

Silver Jewellery Making

with Jenny Deans
Mon - Fri, 9:30am – 4:30pm 8 Aug - 12 Aug 2022 North Junction St. Campus £401.00 Places Available

Colour Connections

with Colin Black
Mon - Fri, 9:30am – 4:30pm 15 Aug - 19 Aug 2022 North Junction St. Campus £385.00 Places Available

Printmaking: Monotype and Drypoint

with Matthew Wilson
Mon - Fri, 9:30am – 4:30pm 15 Aug - 19 Aug 2022 North Junction St. Campus £391.00 Places Available

Reimagined Landscapes

with Val Mclean
Mon - Fri, 9:30am – 4:30pm 15 Aug - 19 Aug 2022 North Junction St. Campus £385.00 Places Available

Painting Dance

with Mira Knoche
Tue - Thu, 9:30am – 4:30pm 16 Aug - 18 Aug 2022 Custom House, Leith £255.00 Places Available