Royal Cambrian Academy


The Royal Cambrian Academy has a busy and exciting education programme, including adult and children's workshops, Life Drawing, school, college, Home Ed, community workshops and much more.

You can join varied artists and develop a diverse range of skills in our informal and practical art sessions, across a range of disciplines.  Academicians and other specialists in sculpture, drawing, textiles and painting regularly lead sessions at the RCA.  

Classes are suitable for all abilities including beginners, giving everyone an opportunity to develop their own creativity.

For more information and bookings contact:
   Nadine Carter-Smith, Education Co-ordinator
   01492 593413

Life Drawing @ the RCA

Whether you are a beginner or a practicing artist, be inspired by different approaches to observation, mark-making, composition and the human body.

Suitable for all abilities.

Classes run every week (unless the gallery has an exhibition changeover), over a 10 week block each term.

 Wednesdays between 7pm and 9 pm.

Classes are run by a wide range of experienced artists with varied styles and approaches.

Cost £80.00 (£50.00 for students) for 10 weeks.

Booking is essential.

Artist led adult workshops

We have at least one adult workshop happening every month at RCA.  

9.11.17 Julia Musgrave, Freestyle hand weaving.

7.12.17 Morgan Griffith, Collage

  •  There may be additional material costs for some of the classes.
  • Cost includes refreshments.
  • Classes run from 11.00 am to 4.00 pm. 

Schools, Colleges and Community groups

We can run full day and half day workshops for schools, colleges and community groups both on and off site. We will provide a bespoke workshop addressing specific areas you wish to cover.  Please contact the Education Co-ordinator for more information.

For more information and bookings contact:

Nadine Carter-Smith, Education Co-ordinator
01492 593413


Image of RCA at TakepART, Venue Cymru 2017. 

Nova Community Project.  We are currently working with community groups to create work for three very exciting upcoming exhibitions.  If you work with a group  and would like to take part please contact the gallery to arrange.  These workshops are fully funded.  Individuals are also welcome to take part!

Get in touch

If you'd like to find out more about education programmes at The Royal Cambrian Academy then please feel free to get in touch.

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