About Us

Affordable Studio Art is a working studio in Dorset, England. The public has open access, and we are dedicated to promoting regional artists.

About Us

As professional Artist/Printmakers both Suzanne and Peter have over thirty years of teaching experience within the visual arts. Their extensive knowledge enables them and their tutors to offer a broad range of courses to all levels.

The Studio

Founded in 2012 Affordable studio Art offers Art, Sculpture and printmaking courses & workshops. All courses are held in our delightful Mill Lane Precinct studio, in the centre of Wimborne Dorset next to the River Allen. People of all abilities are welcome. Our studio offers a practical working environment for those wishing access to specialist facilities for fine art, printmaking. It also acts as a showcase promoting works by practising Dorset based artists and craftsperson’s.


The studio is well equipped for a variety of printmaking activities and includes a Gunning A2 relief press, a Victorian nipping press plus a Galley press. We have an extensive range of oil based inks and high quality gelatine large diameter hand rollers and standing traditional easels.


Our classes cater for those seeking fresh artistic outlets whilst also supporting those wishing to explore more personal self-expression.
We offer a relaxing environment for learning where people can unwind and enjoy themselves, either in a small group or on a one to one tuition.
Throughout the year we offer many workshops in our own Studio each workshop is  tailored to our customer’s needs.

Scheduled Courses

  • One to One tuition
  • All Painting Media
  • Printmaking
  • Modelling Clay Sculpture
  • Life drawing

We also offer weekend and summer workshops both in Printmaking and Fine Art.

Printmaking Processes

  • Intaglio printing techniques including Collagraph.
  • Relief printing techniques including wood cutting, Lino cutting and cut card.
  • Exploratory printmaking including Mono printing, Brayer and Offset printing.

Fine Art Processes

  • Mixed Media, Pastels and Charcoal, Pen and Ink and 3Dmaterials


Affordable Studio Art

12 Mill Lane
BH21 1JQ

View Larger Map