Course Adults SOLD OUT

Art for Absolute Beginners: Acrylics

  • Thursday 24 & Thursday 31 October, 10.30am-12.30pm
£ 32.00

Sold out! Please contact us at [email protected] and we'll notify you if this event runs again.


Double sessions giving you the opportunity to try out and experiment with different materials and techniques guided and encouraged by artist Damian Callan.

All materials supplied. Limited places.

John McLean Escalator 1988 © John McLean. All Rights Reserved, DACS 2018.
Event accessibility

Event accessibility

  • Wheelchair access

Gallery facilities

A full accessibility guide is available at

We provide a sensory map of the building to help visitors identify areas with changes in light, smells and noise. It locates seating areas and less crowded, quieter spaces. Printed copies are available from the front desk at the Scottish National Portrait Gallery.

  • Information desk
  • Wifi
  • Accessible toilets
  • Public toilets
  • Lockers (£1/£2)
  • Baby changing facilities
  • Buggy park
  • Seating throughout
  • Bike rack

Getting here

Located in the city centre on Queen Street, the Scottish National Portrait Gallery is easy to access.

In addition to the transport options below there are bike racks at each site and Just Eat Cycle Hire stations nearby.

  • Open daily, 10am-5pm
1 Queen Street, Edinburgh, EH2 1JD

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