This year’s Affordable Art Fair invited London Fine Art Studios tutors, Joni Duarte and Archie Wardlaw to present a live portrait painting demonstration. The demonstrations were held upstairs in the Artists Lounge area, showcasing the artists’ fine art techniques with an interactive description of each artists’ unique process, from the colours on the palette to understating the different […]
This beautiful piece of writing was sent to me by our lovely model Debora. She came to London from Florence, Italy to model at the studios in January this year and stayed until the end of June. The studio’s life and atmosphere is as much enhanced by the wonderfully creative and diverse models who pose […]
Howard Hodgkin; Absent Friends National Portrait Gallery 23rd March-18th June Yesterday I went to the Howard Hodgkin portrait exhibition at the National Portrait Gallery. It would not be my show of choice but a dear friend absolutely loves his work and wanted to take a couple of us to see his work. She was […]
This morning I got up early to set off on my first artistic and cultural adventure of 2017, accompanied by my daughters. We left Broccoli behind as, although she loves our arty escapades, Museums are less welcoming to furry friends. We drove to Oxford, with Rene Aubrey playing in the background. Driving through the city, […]
The Autumn Term begins 19 September. We look forward to welcoming back old and new faces. Few Foundation spaces left, additional courses include: Beginners Sculpture, Mondays, 7-9pm Printmaking, Wednesdays, 1-4pm Urban Landscapes, Saturdays 10am-1pm Apply online here or for more information email: email@example.com. Want to find out more? Watch this short video about the school.
London Fine Art Studios: An insight This is us! We have been busy working with acapmedia to produce a wonderful video about the school. Thanks to Chris and Aaron of acapmedia for all their work and expertise. Thanks also to the team at LFAS for their participation. Check us out here: [pexyoutube pex_attr_src=”https://youtu.be/NBoCL1gGuiw”][/pexyoutube] We look forward […]
The whole is greater than the sum of its parts (Aristotle) Today London Fine Art Studios celebrates a fabulous first year! Three terms of cast drawing, of oil painting, of nudes and portraits have flown by and we are enjoying a buoyant start to the summer courses. To mark the occasion and show that […]
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!
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. […]