To mark the exhibition of Van Dyck’s self-portrait, acquired for the nation by the National Portrait Gallery, the Dulwich Picture Gallery teamed up with LFAS to deliver workshops and artist residencies. Joni Hirata Duarte and Emily Girkins spent 10 weeks as artists-in-residence and the DPG, over this time they produced a remarkable body of work in response to […]
Today we welcomed a new intake of artists to learn the fundamentals of drawing and painting, techniques passed down from the most accomplished European Masters. It was a joy to share the Studios with these enthusiastic and talented individuals. We are looking forward to the week ahead!
LFAS’ much anticipated July Courses are two weeks away and very few spaces left! 4 weeks of 5-day intensives each focussing on a different discipline: Foundation: 4-8 July, £350 Figure: 11 – 15 July, £385 Printmaking: 11-15 July, £350 Portrait: 18 – 22 July, £385 Landscape or Sculpture: 25 – 29 July, £350 (Sculpture £400) Single weeks […]
A wonderful weekend (11 & 12 June) with James Kroner. LFAS artists enjoyed the benefit of James’ expertise as they took to the streets to capture the character of the city. We hope to welcome him back for more insight in the future.
We are looking forward to Sunday 19 June when there will be an informal private view of Joni Duarte and Emily Girkins’ work, currently on display at the Dulwich Picture Gallery. The exhibition, held in the Linbury Room will run until 3 July. It brings together sketches, drawings and paintings completed during their time as […]
Thank you to Roger Beckett, founder of Pintar Rapido, for an entertaining and informative talk about this year’s outdoor painting festival. We are looking forward to joining many more artists on the streets of Kensington and Chelsea on 16 & 17 July for a weekend of plein air painting, workshops and exhibitions. Full details here.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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. […]