Short Courses

Leith School of Art runs a full and varied programme of short courses. From a weekly Evening or Day course to a Weekend Workshop, we hope you will find something to inspire you. For 2019/20, we are also delighted to offer a selection of term-long Taster Courses.

We aim to provide a nurturing and structured environment where students of any age, ability or circumstance can thrive. If you would like to find out more about any of our courses or discuss which one is right for you, please contact the School.

Day Courses

Day Courses

Our Day Courses offer students the opportunity to develop their interest in drawing and painting, benefiting from our tutors’ depth of knowledge and passion for their subject.   

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Evening Courses

Evening Courses

Our programme of Evening Courses are an excellent way to develop your skills in a wide range of subjects including drawing and painting, mixed media, figure and jewellery. 

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Weekend Workshops

Weekend Workshops

Weekend Workshops are intensive one or two-day courses with an inspiring subject or technique for you to discover. Courses run throughout the year and are available for all levels of ability. 

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Taster Courses

Taster Courses

Our new programme of termly Taster Courses run one day per week for a term and offer students the opportunity to explore new and exciting approaches to making art across a range of disciplines.

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Summer School

Summer School

Our Summer School programme features a range of week-long courses, and is a fantastic opportunity to explore what we do at the School, meet our tutors and enjoy a week of creative inspiration.

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Community Classes

Community Classes

Leith School of Art runs low cost drawing and painting classes for people who are in receipt of benefits. Fees can be paid in weekly instalments of £2 or payment in full on your first class. 

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