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Our History

Established in 1938 we are still in the same studios where Leonard Fuller taught our very first drawing course.

Come and walk the same boards and be part of our history.

Our Tutors

Our inspirational team of tutors are practicing artists with an enthusiasm to share their knowledge and experience with you.  

Local area

With top class restaurants, white sandy beaches, quirky shops and a buzzing atmosphere what better place for a creative escape.

St Ives Art Scene

Widely considered to be one of the most important art centres in Britain after London, artists continue to be drawn to the magic of St Ives.

The cobbled streets thrive with acclaimed galleries including the Tate and the town hosts many working artist’s studios.


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