Fiona Graham-Mackay

TEACHING

TUITION AND ART COURSES

Fiona teaches art courses for beginners to seasoned painters, both in the UK and abroad. You can also book Fiona for private one-on-one or group tuition. 

ART HOLIDAYS
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2022 PAINTING IN ITALY & BEYOND

 Lucca May 2022

 

Montefalco July 2022

 

Saragano September 2022

 

Scicily October 2022   

Here's what some of Fiona's students have to say: 


"Thank you Fiona, it was a great week - feel so happy with everything we did!  Hope to do another one before too long!" 
- Barbara, Cortona 2018

"Perfect tuition, encouragement and help when needed, always positive.  Mille thanks."
- Michael, Poggibonsi 2018

"I've learnt so much this week. First landscape! Fiona, you are an exceptional teacher and I hope to learn more from you in the future!"
- Lesley, Poggibonsi 2018

BAYFORD STUDIOS
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COURSES AT FIONA'S STUDIO IN SUSSEX

Fiona's courses for all ages, beginners to advanced, are held at her studio near the beautiful Sussex coastal town of Rye.  Group courses are limited in size to ensure all participants receive one-to-one time with Fiona so be sure to book early. 

All Covid guidelines will be adhered to.

PORTRAIT COURSE

Monday 30th May - Wednesday 1st June 10am-4pm

Throughout this course we will discover the grand diversity and excitement of portraiture.  Whether an experienced portrait painter or new to the genre you will be better informed and learn something new.

Course fee of £425 includes model, lunch and refreshments.

GREAT DIXTER GARDENS

Monday June 6th, 7th & 8th  10am-4pm

Come and enjoy the artistic gem that is Great Dixter House and gardens. 

This will be a truly inspiring course.  After such a long winter, what could be more joyous and relaxing than working in nature, with like-minded people, in beautiful surroundings. Fiona will cover all mediums and provide the opportunity to try something new.

Everywhere you look there is inspiration.  The gardens, the plants, the house and buildings surrounded by magnificent countryside and views.

This course will celebrate many aspects of drawing and painting plants, in their context, with an emphasis on colour, movement and credibility.

Course fee of £425 includes entry to Great Dixter, lunch and refreshments.

 

SEASCAPE 

Tuesday June 14th,15th & 16th, 10am-4pm

It’s summer, come rain or shine, what could be more inspiring, the combination of sea and Fiona’s absolute love of painting its fleeting mood. Catch it, and join us !

So above, so below, the sky reflects the sea.

3 days of pure creative inspiration, don't just dream it -

Avast me lubbers ! Come paint the waves.

Course fee of £425 includes lunch and refreshments.

 

PRIVATE TUITION

Private lessons with Fiona are a very popular way of boosting confidence and ironing out any creative challenges.  

 

Please email Fiona directly or get in touch via the website if you would like to hear more. 

For those who book a place, Fiona will be in contact with more specific information regarding materials, times etc. Numbers are limited and booking is essential.  Bayford Studios adheres to Government guidelines regarding covid. 

We are very happy to help with accommodation and collection from one of the three nearby railway stations. Please contact Sara at the studios on 01797 253003 or email fgraham1@mac.com