Looking to learn graffiti and street art? We can teach in our weekly classes!

 

Our graffiti and street art classes are a great way to learn an exciting new hobby or develop your painting style. Learning in a safe and controlled environment, our experienced & professional artists will help you transform your ideas into reality using a variety of techniques such as graffiti lettering, characters and stencils. We provide the expertise and the tools – the only requirement is to arrive ready to create!

Classes run for 1.5 hours and cover the following:

  • A brief introduction to the graffiti art subculture and your responsibilities as part of it
  • How to use the materials safely
  • Demonstration of painting techniques
  • Lettering/Style – Learn to create your own graffiti tag and lettering style
  • Prefer a character? We can show you the basics of how to create your own graffiti style character
  • An introduction to using stencils

Indoor classes are also available on request involving sketching tutorial and/or paint-marker art

Who can take part in a class?

Anyone aged 7 upwards can take part in a class with us. Whether it’s your first time holding a can of spray paint or an old hobby & your skills need polishing, we are happy to help and will tailor our approach to suit your needs as you progress. You can come along yourself and make new friends or bring some with you if you’re shy! Our classes are flexible to suit your requirements, please let us know if you have any special requirements.

We can provide private one-to-one tuition on request, just contact us to arrange this.

We can also cater to stag & hen parties, so if you’re looking for an exciting and alternative activity to liven up your celebrations, please get in touch to discuss your requirements.

How much does a class cost?

A class costs £35 per person for the 1.5 hour session – this includes tuition, all materials, basic safety gear and a high quality photo of your work to take home and show off!

If you are booking for a large group, let us know the group size and we will look to offer a discounted rate.

For one-to-one tuition, the cost is £50 per session.

Where and when do classes take place?

Classes run all year round in Edinburgh city centre, using our graffiti art wall at New Street. The meeting point is our shop ‘Spectrum’ at 319 Cowgate, just a few minutes from the wall. Class times are 11:00-12:30 and generally take place on Saturdays. Please use our contact form to book a space in our next available class. Please note we cannot accommodate walk-in participants on the day – spaces are strictly on a pre-booked basis.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION:
We will check the weather forecast 48 hours before scheduled classes. If bad weather is forecast, we will contact you to discuss alternative arrangements which may include an indoor session with paint markers.

All of our artists are PVG/CRB certified

We highly recommend participants wearing old/warm clothing due to the nature and outdoor location of the activity!

Cancellation policy:
Please note, we require a strict notice period of 48 hours if you wish to reschedule or cancel your booking. Cancellations made out with this period may result in the forfeit of your payment.

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