Short Courses

One day and other short courses giving you the chance to try something new or improve your technique at a chosen discipline.

Our short courses give you the opportunity to begin a new passion or enhance the skills you already have. We run them on both weekdays and weekends so book yourself some inspiration!!! There are always new courses being offered so join our mailing list and be the first to know what’s coming to Tidy St. next!

Palette Knife Landscape


Create a beautiful landscape using palette Knife. Saturday 9th Feb ...more

Pop Art Portraits


Create a fun a striking pop art portrait yourself. 3 Monday evenings
25th Feb,4th March,and 11th March. ...more

Impressionist Landscape Day


Create your own beautiful Impressionist Landscape
With Lucie Cookson
1 Day Course
10.30am -4.30pm
£70 ...more

Painting West Wittering Beaches


Create a stunning painting inspired by the beauty of the area. ...more

Photo Realist Portrait Course
6 week evening course


Paint a photo realist portrait like you never dreamed you could! ...more

Rembrandt's techniques Portrait week.


A week improving your portrait skills learning to use Rembrandt's s techniques. ...more

Life Drawing Day Saturday


Discover your best work. Lose the “hit or miss approach” and come away from your life drawing sessions with pictures you are proud of!

18th May £75 with Lucie Cookson. ...more

Pastel Portrait from a model


Learn Lucie's step by step method and create a sumptuous portrait from life!

Saturday 8th June



No experience needed ...more

Painting The Nude


Learn how to create a stunning painting working from a life model.
3 Monday evenings 6.30pm -9pm
10th, 17th and 24th June.
£85 ...more

Paint Better Portraits Week Florentine Method


Learn to use Rembrandt's techniques With Lucie Cookson
5-day course 9th September- 13th September
£275 ...more

CASS Sculpture Park Painting Day


A day spent in the fabulous grounds of CASS sculpture park in Goodwood.
Saturday 21st September
£80 ...more

Glitchy Portrait Day


Find your own language in paint. Create your own glitchy portrait!
Saturday 19th October
£75 ...more

Pastel Portrait From a Photo


Create a stunning Portrait from your chosen Photo.Saturday
16th November
With Lucie Cookson ...more