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5 Reasons to study with Art Academy East

Want your creative mojo back? Giving artistic impulses the time they deserve boosts confidence and wellbeing AND you get to make something cool. Time to give full rein to your self expression!

Like us, fabulous Art Academy East in Sprowston, Norwich love that Norfolk is jam-packed with brilliantly creative indie businesses, founded by people inspiring us to live up to our own creative potential. So we’re totally over the moon they’re supporting 2021’s Muddy Awards.

And we’re SUPER excited to tell you they’re designing a raft of brand new short courses based on current contemporary interior and fashion trends. What a fantastic way to get your creative impulses back on track! So what do we love about Art Academy East?

Doing something new with like minded humans

Adorable as it is to find your little darlings painting purple dinosaurs over the new terrazzo floor, don’t you just long for some ADULT company? Art Academy East focusses on teaching adults in an all adult environment so you can connect with other actual real life grown-ups and be inspired by fellow creative people (yes, that includes you). Bliss.

Learning from the best

Trust us, you’ll be in seriously good hands. All Art Academy East tutors are professional practising artists. Collectively, they have an incredible knowledge base, specialising in wide ranging disciplines including contemporary painting, ceramics, design, portraiture and printmaking. And they have years of teaching experience too, so are brilliant at communicating to share skills and techniques honed over long careers as working artists.

Banishing bad school memories

‘Unfortunately she is utterly incapable of grasping the principles of perspective’. Gah! If school art lessons knocked your confidence, trust me you’re not alone. Art Academy East loves nothing more than nurturing wounded adult beginners and seeing them blossom into successful artists. With expert support and guidance, many anxious learners go from zero confidence to selling their own work online, at events and in galleries. How good will it feel to translate your creative ideas into artwork you’re proud to show the world?

Playing with new toys

Get your creative juices flowing in a truly inspiring environment. The art studio facility is easily accessible right in the heart of Norfolk. It’s bright, modern and brilliantly equipped with loads of exciting, creative materials and tools. Make time to take fun seriously!

Joining the trendsetters

If you’re like me, you’ll have a zillion ideas saved from achingly cool interior accounts and NO clue how to do any of it. Well, listen up, because a whole string of brand new short courses created to explore current design and fashion directions are coming right up! From funky wall art to key interior trends, Art Academy East will show you techniques to produce your own take on the most stylish scroll stoppers. It’s all about the swagger. Keep in touch for all the latest news!

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