London's Top-rated Art Courses

The Sunny Art Centre, a leader in art education, has established itself as one of the most favoured destinations to study art in London. The efforts of our tutors ensure that the Centre continuously delivers new, cutting-edge methods and techniques to facilitate our students’ engagement with art, thus cementing the Centre’s first-class reputation in London.

Study with the world-leading art tutors

Our team of world-leading art tutors were academically trained at the most prestigious institutions in the world, including the Royal Academy of Arts and Central Saint Martins in London, the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris, The Athens Academy in Greece, and the Florence Academy of Art. The extraordinary efforts of the Sunny Art Centre team ensure that the organisation can continuously deliver cutting-edge art tuition in London and all over the world.

What art courses are we offering?

We offer a range of  Art&Design Courses on-site in our central London art studio at Sunny Art Centre or remotely online via our live online teaching platformand, and art & design portfolio preparation courses. We have courses for adults and options for kids and teens as well. Our classes focus on painting and drawing techniques, including oil and acrylic paint, watercolour and inks, oil and chalk pastels, charcoal, and graphite. We additionally provide art workshops and courses for businesses and corporations. Our courses are designed for anyone keen to develop and improve their art abilities, and for students interested in preparing a portfolio for foundation degrees, BAs and MAs applications as well as art scholarships.

How to study art classes regularly?

In addition, after you finish a package, you can choose to continue your learning with our exceptional team through rebooking or choosing a new personalized package. Many of our alumni students choose to master a particular medium/s, develop a genre or wish to try something new. 

Small, personalised and structured art classes

Our London art courses are designed and taught by our expert art tutors, who offer a personalized learning experience to meet the individual needs and pace of their students. Our art classes are small (max 10 students per lesson allowed) and structured and focus on the fundamental principles of drawing and painting - catered for all students, including the beginner to the art student who wishes to pursue a professional art career.

Our art and design portfolio preparation courses, in our central London art studio, are perfect for students that need to prepare their portfolios from scratch or refine and improve existing ones. Each student will work through a tailored study plan to follow throughout the course. The one-to-one sessions with a dedicated tutor give you the chance to tap into the expertise and knowledge of our team of art and design specialists. The bespoke portfolio courses will allow you to explore different art practices and experiment with your projects to develop a highly engaging art portfolio

After your enrolment, you will meet one of our art tutors for your first introduction art lesson - this will help us to understand your art background and your interests. According to your information, the art tutor will design a personal study plan via your online account, which can be accessed by all tutors.

3 minutes to sign up for an art course online 

1. Choose your course below.

2. On the course page, choose the package of lessons you want to book. Click Book Now below to sign up for the course. The login/signup pop-up window will appear after clicking on the Book Now button. Sign up (new student) or login (returning student) to proceed to payment as you need an account for us to sync your order.

3. Process the payment and use your account to book your lessons either at the center or live online. (One-to-one courses are booked at mutually convenient times, so email us or use the online chat to book your first lesson).


No fixed starting date or timetable: you can book any available lesson(s) when it suits you, either at the centre or remotely through our Live Online Group Art Tuition service.

You can also use the pre-paid lessons to book special workshops focusing on topics such as the use of  mixed-media, or the practice of working en plein air.

Our art classes are tailored to your level and needs, keeping your development in mind throughout the course.

We can teach you how to handle every medium including oil, acrylic, and watercolour.

Only 10 students are allowed per art lesson, to ensure that your art teacher can provide you with individual and targeted advice.

We have art lessons available every day, including both Saturdays and Sundays. Select and book the classes which suit your timetable using your personal online account.

Choose from a wide range of packages with different quantities of art lessons, fitting with your preferred type of commitment.

You can share your pre-paid art lessons with family and friends so that you can bring someone along without paying for extra course packages.

Figurative or abstract, we will help you to discover your individual creative style.

Pastel drawing study of the portrait by Elent Ilbury


Our tutors have exceptional skills and unparalleled experience when it comes to advising students for their portfolios. they honed their valuable skills and trained at some of the most prestigious institutions in the world, including the Royal College of Art and the Royal Academy of Arts, the École des Beaux-Arts in Paris, Central Saint Martins College of Art, Chelsea College of Art, Bartlett School of Architecture, and Goldsmith College of Art in London, the Athens Academy in Greece and the Florence Academy of Art. They exhibit their work in the UK as well as internationally, and have appeared in various publications and programs, including those of the BBC. These qualities guarantee the high success rate our students achieve in entering the programmes of their choice.

The extraordinary efforts of the art tutors ensure that the organisation can continuously deliver bespoke cutting-edge art tuition for students both on-site at our London art studio, Sunny Art Centre or remotely online.


Mindy Q

Such an amazing art studio! The tutors are very friendly and professional. The centre has a relaxing and cozy atmosphere. I completely enjoyed my evening course there. I highly recommend Sunny Art Centre to everyone who needs art courses to improve their drawing and painting skills. ____ Verified

Palina Malash

Sunny Art Centre is a great place to improve drawing or painting abilities at any level. The teacher Nicolas whom I had a chance to study with is very professional and supportive! I always enjoy my time at Sunny Art Centre! ____ Verified

Ksenia Blake

Amazing teachers and wonderful atmosphere! Have been in and out for several years and these are definitely the best academic skill classes you can get in London. Also, amazing and speedy service in case of any queries, 100% recommend to everyone! ____ Verified

Safiyah Aba AlKhail

Sunny Art Centre has amazing courses that are really helpful and great tutors that are highly knowledgeable. They understand each student’s individual needs and know how to help them improve. I had a wonderful experience with them. Highly recommended. ____ Verified

Oliver Catoto

The place is really an amazing venue to learn different art classes. They have a very professional and helpful staff. Not to mention their program for all abilities is very useful and learning friendly. I will definitely recommend this place to my friends and will definitely come back for more! ____ Verified

Christopher Armstrong

I enrolled my 8-year-old daughter who loves art but needed to learn the correct techniques in order to really flourish. The teachers are all really patient and give her lots of tips and encouragement, so she loves to go as often as she’s able. As a result her skills as an artist have come on

Li Du

Friendly teachers, well suited for my 7 years girl. ____ Verified


Sunny Art Academy
Kemble St






Mon - Fri: 10:00- 18:00  Sat: 9:00-16:00  
Sun: Close to the Public


Covent Garden: Picadilly Line

Holborn:  Central Line/Picadilly Line



Aldwych Kingsway ( Stop F )
Buses: 1,68,91,168,188,N1,N68,N91,N171,SL6


Lincoln's Inn Fields Car Park (Open 24/7)
Urban Parking Shelton Street  (Open 24/7) 
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