painting of a lake

Women of Vision

16 Dec 2017 to 11 Mar 2018
Royal West of England Academy
From its foundation to the present day, the RWA has had women artists at its heart. This diverse exhibition takes a walk through the RWA’s fascinating history and shines a light on the artists that shaped it.
painting of a still life

Painting Classes in London with Alex Fowler NEAC

9 Jan 2018 to 20 Mar 2018
Chelsea Fine Arts
Still Life, Portrait and Life Painting in a beautiful Chelsea Studio with Alex Fowler NEAC.

Life drawing regular Friday classes, Spring term 2018 with Michael Kirkbride NEAC

12 Jan 2018 to 20 Apr 2018
Mall Galleries
The sessions this term will be taught by Mick Kirkbride NEAC. All levels of ability are welcome, with some basic materials provided. Poses vary from short to more sustained, with an emphasis on exploring the broad language of drawing through a flexible approach, and varied methodology.
painting of an outdoor scene

June Berry exhibition in Newcastle-upon-Tyne

2 Mar 2018 to 20 May 2018
The Biscuit Factory
June Berry NEAC Hon RE RWA RWS will be showing new work at the The Biscuit Factory.

1-day life-painting workshop with Julie Jackson NEAC

3 Mar 2018
The Heatherley School of Fine Art
We will be painting from the model in the same pose for one day. You will be encouraged to work with a family of limited colours. Choose colours you like and it can help to look at colours used by an artist you like. Compare two artist’s work, for instance Matisse and Coldstream, immediately you can see that colour choice is very unique to each individual artist.
section of an imaginary drawing by Neil Pittaway

'Developing Skills and Techniques' 1-day workshop with Neil Pittaway NEAC RWS

10 Mar 2018
Mall Galleries
This intense one day drawing workshop will give you the opportunity to develop your skills through a series of exercises focusing on a range of subjects including - landscape, portrait, drawing from observation, as well as using your imagination. Perspective will also be covered. The aim is to develop mark-making skills through the use of a variety of wet and dry media.
painting of an outdoor scene

Travels with my Pochard

16 Mar 2018 to 14 Apr 2018
Piers Feetham Gallery
An exhibition of recent works by Tom Coates PPNEAC PS RBA RP RWA RWS.

'Painting the life on the River Thames between Hungerford & Waterloo Bridges' 1-day workshop with John Dobbs NEAC

17 Mar 2018
Mall Galleries
From the buses traversing the bridges, to the constant river traffic and the streams of people walking along the Embankment, the river here is a hive of activity. We will aim to capture this energy in paint.
Drawing of an imagined scene

New Work | New Year RWS Spring Exhibition

23 Mar 2018 to 21 Apr 2018
Bankside Gallery London
Neil Pittaway NEAC RWS RE will be exhibiting new work in this group show.


Two scholarships are awarded each year to emerging artists with the most promising portfolios.

We offer a thorough & sound approach to drawing in its many forms, with small classes to ensure a personal & individual tutor/student relationship