Royal Cambrian Academy


The Royal Cambrian Academy has a busy and exciting education programme, including Masterclasses, Saturday Art Club, Life Drawing, school and college 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

Children's workshops on a Saturday.

  • 3 - 8 year olds from 11.30am to 1.00pm
  • 9 - 15 year olds from 2.00pm to 3.30pm

Cost £5.00 per session.

All classes are run by experienced professional artists, with a wide range of artistic skills, sessions explore varied approaches and materials.

Life Drawing @ the RCA

Whether you are a beginner or an experienced draughts-person, be inspired by different approaches to observation, mark-making, composition and the human body. Suitable for all abilities.

Alternative Wednesdays between 7pm and 9 pm, classes are run by the experienced tutor Barry Morris, with occasional visiting artists.

Cost £6.00 per session (students £3.00).

Artist led masterclasses

Listed here are workshops currently confirmed and ready for booking, we are still organising more throughout the year, if you can't see what you're looking for please keep coming back, we are adding and updating regularly.

23.2.17 John Hedley RCA Print making

9.3.17 Mandy Coates Willow Weaving

20.4.17 Howard Coles RCA Painting with rollers

11.5.17 Ann Lewis RCA Printing

22.6.17 Trish Bermingham Making Art Books

  • Cost £45.00 (student concessions available), there may be additional material costs for some of the classes.   Cost includes a light lunch and refreshments, classes run from 11.00 am to 4.00 pm. 

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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