Art in South West England

On this page you will find lots of links to useful art related websites based in the South West of England.


Belinda Reynell – Online oil painting tutorials

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Mike Brown – Devon Open Studios


Upon the Ebbing Tide


Art retreat with Lynda Kettle R.B.S.A – Vibrant Soft Pastels


Cult Pens

A fantastic local business (Tiverton based) to buy your inks, ink pens, pencils, paints and brushes from.

Image of Cult Pens website.

Link to their site: https://cultpens.com/


“Capturing Light” – Author: Catherine Beale

Written by award winning artist and Member of the Society of Women Artists (UK), this is a hands-on guide for artists of all abilities and a must for artists who wish to investigate the subtle qualities of light.

With a comprehensive section on Catherine’s innovative watercolour techniques and nine radiant projects to try, this practical paperback is filled with 500 colour illustrations over 176 pages of dramatic, imaginative landscapes.

For more information or to order online: https://catherinebeale.com/product/capturing-light/

Cover and page images of Catherine Beale's "Capturing Light" book.

Local Art Classes in the South-West

Alpha Painting Holidays

Locations: UK and abroad (wide range of holidays).

Course Type: All media

More Information: http://www.alphapaintingholidays.com/


Double Elephant Printworks

Location: Exeter Phoenix

Course Type: Range of printing techniques

More Information: https://www.doubleelephant.org.uk/


Field Studies Council

Location: UK org – Slapton Lay (nearest)

Course Type: All media

More Information: https://www.field-studies-council.org/


Newlyn School

Location: Newlyn, Cornwall

Course Type: All media

More Information: https://www.newlynartschool.co.uk/


St Ives School of Painting

Location: St Ives, Cornwall

Course Type: All media

More Information: https://www.schoolofpainting.co.uk/


The Blackdowns Artist Retreat

Location: Churchstanton, Taunton

Course Type: Painting

More Information: https://blackdownsart.com/


The Old Brick Workshop

Location: Wellington

Course Type: All media

More Information: https://www.theoldbrickworkshop.com/


The Seaglass Gallery

Location: Lympstone, Devon

Course Type: All media

More Information: https://www.seaglassgallery.co.uk/art-workshops-1


Westcott Barton

Location: Near Barnstaple, Devon

Course Type: Art Retreats

More Information: https://westcottbarton.co.uk/


White Room

Location: Crediton, Devon

More Information: https://www.whiteroomdevon.co.uk/


John Hoar

Location: UK wide

Course Type: Watercolour

More Information: https://www.jhoar.com/about1