Pembrokeshire Art Classes, Workshops, Societies and Tutors

We often get asked about local art classes by our Customers in the shop, so we've created this page with as much information about any courses, classes, Tutors and Societies in Pembrokeshire and surrounding areas that we know about.

We try to keep the information below up to date, but it is always best to check directly with the organisations listed below for the latest times, date and costs etc.

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Pembrokeshire (Various Locations)- Learning Pembrokeshire 

Art - Life drawing

Starting each session with a series of short poses, followed by longer poses, thereby allowing intense study.

Art - mixed media

To achieve knowledge of enjoyment of painting in any chosen media or a mix of media.

Art - Watercolours intermediate

To further develop skills, ideas and basic watercolour techniques. Some experience of painting in watercolour would be ideal. Looks at other artists, work and still life. Painting from photographs and studies of landscapes.

Art for all

This course aims to improve your drawing, painting and observation skills in a relaxed atmosphere with as much one to one tuition as possible. Whilst learning basics, students are encouraged to express themselves as individuals.

Art for all beginners

Learn drawing, painting and observation skills.

Art workshop

Would you like to develop your artistic skills? Whether you are an experienced artist, a complete beginner or just fancy trying something new, we can help you explore a range of topics. Each of our workshops offers a different theme each time and is taught in a relaxed, friendly and supportive atmosphere.

Chinese brush painting

Learn basic painting techniques required to paint birds, flowers and landscapes.

Graham Hadlow watercolour workshop

A workshop run by local artist, Graham Hadlow. Each workshop has a different theme or area of specialism i.e. Blue sky and cloud; reflections, snow scenes; winter trees; sunsets; cottages and perspective; beaches and breakers, etc...

Pen and ink drawing

Learn drawing skills and ink techniques using pen, quill and Japanese brush


Students will be working in the media of clay and plaster. The aim is to produce two pieces of work. One will be a relief cast in plaster, the second will be a construction of self hardening clay.


The Picton Centre
Picton House
2 Picton Place
SA61 2LU

01437 763771


Who: The Cleddau Artists Group

Where: Picton Centre

When: Tuesday evening from September to May at 6.30pm to 8.30pm.

About:  A group of enthusiastic artists based at the Picton Centre.

The group has an annual exhibition in September each year at City Hall, St. Davids. Pembrokeshire.

This very friendly group uses various mediums- watercolour, acrylics and oils. Although there is no regular teacher, members are only too keen to offer advice and a helping hand to beginners. The intention is to organize some demonstrations and arrange some trips at member’s requests. You can turn up on a Tuesday and have a go.

Contact: Graham Morris   E-mail:-

Home Tel: 01437 929217  Mobile: 07784943493




Where: Picton Centre

When: Thursdays during term time from 10am to 12 noon

About:  A  small group of artists who welcome a mixture of beginners and experienced artists, and the group leader is well-known local artist, Sue Russell.

Contact: For more information, or to join the group please contact Judith Small by email on



Who:  Little Haven Art Group   -  Art Workshop

Where: Picton Centre

When: Wednesdays  10am – 12 noon

Contact: Mrs Pat Thornton  01437 768983 / Mob. 07964283450



Who:  Just get crafty

Where: Just Nice, Quay Street, SA61 1BG

When: Throughout the year, check their Facebook page for up-coming Workshops

About: Craft Workshops in various disciplines, recent workshops have included Barge-work painting, Crochet, Funky Felt, Mosaics.

Contact: Sally Williams  01437 779090 or through the Facebook page


Who: Cardigan Art Society

Where:  Theatr Mwldan, Bath House Road, Cardigan SA43 1JY

When: The society usually meets on the third Thursday of each month.

About:  Cardigan Art Society is a group of artists based in West Wales, around the town of Cardigan in the lower Teifi valley.

The society usually meets on the third Thursday of each month at Theatr Mwldan and organise a programme of workshops, demonstrations and talks by both members and invited artists.

These events are open to non-members and new members are always welcome. Please see the Diary page for events.

Contact:  Facebook  , Website, Website contact page

Hook and District

Who: Hook and District Art Club

Where:  Hook Sports Association Hall, Newtown Rd, Hook, Haverfordwest SA62 4NB

When: Tuesday afternoons starting at 1.30pm for two and a half hours and roughly follow the School terms (typically shorter in Summer).

About:  We are a small but growing art club founded in 2015. Membership consists of both aspiring and the more experienced artist, which means we have a range of abilities among us.

We are always ready to welcome any new members who may wish to come along and join us. You do not have to live in this village in order to a member of our Club.

The Club has a good social atmosphere with meetings being very informal and friendly. From time to time we either have video lessons, invite recognised local artists to come and give us demonstrations or to tutor us, or we can work on our own projects at our own pace.

As we have to hire the hall where we meet there is a term fee to pay to cover our costs in this regard. This is usually between £12 and £16 per term depending on term length and membership.

Contact:  Chairman; Mr Norman Jones Telephone: 07712 712355 E-mail:


Who: Fishguard Arts Society

About: The Society’s mission is to present the arts in the public arena. FAS originally attracted artists from the immediate locality; it now serves the wider regional community of West Wales, and even includes members based beyond the principality of Wales.

With a membership core of professional artists with national and international reputations, the society organises both featured artists and member exhibitions, events and workshops throughout the year, which encompass drawing, sculpture, ceramics, printmaking, film, music, poetry and writing.

We publish a magazine three times a year. This is full of articles about our artists and is free with membership.

Contact: Email:

Milford Haven

Who: Friday Art Group

Where: St Francis of Assisi R C Church, 128 Priory Rd, Milford Haven SA73 2EE

When: Fridays 11am  to 4pm

About: Meeting of like minded local artists, professional and amateur. No tutors but free advice and help.

Contact: Heather Spencer 01437 765485

Who: In House Crafts

Where: 2 Vanguard House, Milford Marina, SA73 3AF

When: Various see Facebook page

About: Independent paper craft retailer specialising in card, papercraft and memory book making.

Craft classes, groups and workshops are held throughout the week. 

The program of workshops is varied, our leaders are all experts in their particular field and past experiences confirm that the workshops are informative, inspirational and fun.

Contact: 01646 663952


Who: Life Drawings at Narberth Museum

Where: Narberth Museum, The Bonded Stores, Church Street, Narberth SA67 7BH

When: Fridays 10pm-3pm


Contact: email: 07765 872467


Who: Art Workshop

Where: Bloomfield Centre, Narberth, SA67 7ES

When: 19th April  2018 (rescheduled from 1st March), 10 am to 3pm (half an hour for lunch)

About: A mixed Media workshop, bring along your paints and drawing materials to create a finished drawing on St Davids Day. Tutition with PGCE / Cert. Ed qualified Tutor Madeline Francis.

Contact: email:  01834 860293


Who: Tabernacle Art Group

Where: Tabernacle United Reformed Church, Church Rooms, 11 Hamilton Terrace, Pembroke SA71 4DE

When: 1.00-3.30pm Every Wednesday

About: We'd love for you to join us, also for Poetry fans we have an Evening once a month on the last Monday at the Hope Inn.

Contact: Susan Chaple 07824 882108


Who: University of the Third Age, Pembrokeshire, North Art Group

Where: Mastlebridge Village Hall

When: Second & fourth Fridays of the month, 1pm

About: Groups are of mixed ability and any medium.  In Art even the best artist is always learning. The most important thing is that we all enjoy it and we DO, DO, DO!

Hold a combined annual Art Exhibition at the end of August.

Contact: Group Leader and tutor is Muriel Davies, telephone 01646 600884


Who: University of the Third Age, Pembrokeshire, South Art Group

Where: Carew Methodist Youth Centre

When: Wednesdays 12 pm

About: Groups are untutored, of mixed ability and any medium.  In Art even the best artist is always learning. The most important thing is that we all enjoy it and we DO, DO, DO!

Contact: First and third Wednesdays of the month the Group Leader is Jan Hope, telephone 01646 600305.  Second and fourth Wednesdays of the month the Group Leader is Les Jones, telephone 01646 687097.