Evening meetings

We meet at our studios every Monday and Wednesday evening. We offer no tuition, but we always have a portrait model, and occasionally, once a month a life model.

  • Monday at Cottingham: 6:45—8:45pm — (details)
  • Wednesday at Hessle: 6:45—8:45pm — (details)

Daytime meetings — open all all

We also have occasional daytime life drawing session, again once a month. This morning session (10:30am—12:30pm) is open to non-members. There is an additional cost of £5 per session to cover the room hire.

Thursday sketching

We meeting for outdoor sketching throughout the year, Thursday daytime.

Model fees

Paid models are £2.00. Volunteers are very welcome.


  • Meetings are on Monday and Wednesday evenings
  • Outdoor sketching sessions Thursday daytime
  • Annual exhibitions
  • Christmas party
  • Sketching programme during the summer while the studio is closed

Periods of closure

The studio is closed during term time holidays. During August we sometimes find alternative accommodation for a few weeks.