Young Artists 13-18

13-18 Years

These sessions on Sunday afternoons are for teenagers who want to have fun with different mediums and subjects, guided by our professional artists.

To be relaunching ONLINE in Spring 2021.

13-18 Years | Want to make art?


Due to current operating restrictions we have paused face to face sessions, but will be launching them online in Spring 2021. We hope to see you then.

Session information

These workshops are what you’ve been looking for to give you creative space outside of school and college and add a spark to your weekends. Held on fortnightly Sunday afternoons ONLINE.

Check out our Instagram page to see what we’ve been doing. See details of our county wide Young Artists Exhibition and Competition at the Penwith Gallery here.

Session Dates
Soon to be launched for Sunday afternoons in Spring 2021 – watch this space!

Come and join us!
Contact us on for more information.

Help support us

Established in 1938, St Ives School of Painting has been a registered charity since 2020.

Supported by kind donations from our students and sponsors Wilhelmina Barns-Graham TrustSt Ives RotaryThe National Lottery  we provide free or subsidised art classes for local young people. With 30% of young people in Cornwall living in poverty, these donations contribute directly to transforming young people’s lives and brightening Britain’s creative future.

Registered Charity no 1146825

Our supporters

Wilhelmina Barns-Graham Trust

St Ives Rotary St Ives

Rotary offer generous support to the Schools’ work with local young people. Part of the proceeds raised by the annual artist postcard sale held during the September Festival is donated to the School. This supports our Sunday Art Club as well as other creative programmes for local young people.

The National Lottery

Cornwall Council


European Union

Arts Council England

Community Led Local Development