Pintar Rapido @ LFAS

Roger Beckett, founder of Pintar Rapido, tells us more about London’s best loved the outdoor painting festival. Pinter Rapido is a celebration of plein air painting that takes place every year on the streets of Kensingont and Chelsea.  A wonderful way for artists of all levels to come together and revel in the character of the […]

London Landscapes with James Kroner

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Things are really hotting up at LFAS!  On 11 & 12 June James Kroner leads an urban landscapes workshop.  Over the course of the weekend students will capture the rugged character and colour of London with guidance from James.  His expertise has been honed over years and recognised in the catalogue scholarships and prizes to his name, both national […]

Artist Framed: Lord Leighton

From live drawing demonstrations to figure drawing workshops, London Fine Art Studios has developed a strong relationship with Leighton House Museum and a great affection for the house and its original owner. Now, one of our own students and artists shares his interest in Lord Leighton’s life and work and offers a different perspective on […]

Artists in Conversation @ St Paul’s Studios, Talgarth Rd

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London Fine Art Studios is excited to attend this event tomorrow, Thursday 19 May at 7pm. Stacey Gledhill, founder of the Blue Platter Club, brings together James Hayes and Clare Shenstone for an evening of conversation and insight.  James trained in Florence, Clare is a portrait artist who completed her MA at the Royal College in 1979. […]

Landscape Painting with LFAS

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It is just the weather for being outside – finally!  LFAS artists are looking forward to painting in the park with Ann tomorrow and every Thursday throughout the Summer Term. Term began on 18 April but if you are keen to sign up there will be a short Landscape Painting Course, 25-29 July, £350.  To book email […]

Mall Galleries visits LFAS

Last Wednesday Elli Koumousi, Head of Education and Cultural Strategy for the Mall Galleries joined us to explain a little about their history and initiatives to support artists in their professional development. A great talk and resounding message: “don’t be shy – apply, apply, apply!” With this in mind a handful of lucky artists were given free […]

The Vitruvian Man

Over the last week I have been brushing up on my knowledge of the human anatomy; quite ironic given that I opted out of Biology GCSE and swore never to return to the subject again.   I did not anticipate that I would become a yoga teacher, nor the Director of a Fine Art School […]

Art fettered, fetters the human race

  Poetry fettered, fetters the human race. Nations are destroyed or flourish in proportion as their poetry, painting, and music are destroyed or flourish.   William Blake     London Fine Art Studios, based in Battersea, is part of a long history of atelier training and has an on-going commitment to classical art courses and […]

Classical skills that go hand-in-hand

This week started with, amongst other things, a conversation on the news about media bartering. A grosso modo it referenced the way in which large organisations are cutting marketing costs through in-kind exchange. Swapping goods and services for promotional opportunity or something similar is hardly a new concept, and it is certainly prevalent amongst many […]

Newsletter November 2015

Spring Term: 11 January – 24 March 2016 Applications open, contact: info@londonfineartstudios.com View this email in your browser A spectacular launch for London Fine Art Studios We were delighted to partner with Leighton House Museum to deliver a wonderful evening in the company of Simon Schama, marking at the same time the publication of his new book […]

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