Community Classes

Community Classes



3 September 2018 - 4 December 2018
7 January 2019 - 2 April 2019
23 April 2019 - 18 June 2019

Term 1
13 weeks £26

Term 2
12 weeks £24

Term 3
8 weeks £18 (Mondays)
9 weeks £18 (Tuesdays)


Fees can be paid in weekly instalments of £2 or payment in full on your first class. 

Leith School of Art runs low cost drawing and painting classes for people who are in receipt of benefits. The classes are held weekly at our St James Campus, and are for adults who are interested in art and would like to learn some new skills. All materials are provided and each week new techniques and different ways of working are explored.

If you would like to register please contact the School for our community class application form. Please submit your proof of eligibility with your application form and return to the School. 

Monday afternoon with Val McLean
2pm - 4.30pm

Tuesday morning  with Catherine Sargeant
10am - 12.30pm

Tuesday afternoon with Catherine Sargeant
2pm - 4.30pm

Proof of eligibility

If you are in receipt of a state benefit e.g. Job Seekers’ Allowance, Income Support, Child Tax Credit, Working Tax Credit, Housing Benefit, Employment and Support Allowance, Disability Living Allowance and Attendance Allowance or Severe Disablement Allowance, or your sole source of income is a DWP State Retirement Pension and Pension Credit you are eligible for a community class place.