Welcome to Rusko Studio

Art holidays and courses in beautiful Galloway.
Bookings for Summer and Autumn Course are open.

Wildlife artist and pastels expert, John Threlfall will be teaching a workshop at Rusko Studio on Thursday 28th October.
Meeting at 9.45 and departure at 5pm, includes lunch, £75 a place.
Email Liz to book a place.

I am delighted to announce my new joint exhibition at McGill Duncan Gallery in Castle Douglas, Opens on Saturday 15th May 2021

Rusko Studio will reopen for weekly art classes on Tuesday 18th May. Please contact Liz for details

I hope to welcome you back for my regular weekly classes (Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays 2p-5pm) as soon as the lockdown rules allow – I miss everyone.

There will be holidays and workshops too as soon as we are able to open safely. The Summer Landscape Holiday is open (5th-12th June 2021) for expressions of interest. No deposits will be asked until I am really sure it can go ahead. Details here and on the Wild At Art Scotland website. Do drop me line if you would like a place on what will be a very colourful and enjoyable week. The Autumn Colours course is also open for booking.

Non-painting partners are very welcome and the local area offers magnificent walking, outdoor sports and sightseeing opportunities.  Rusko Studio is in a National Scenic Area on the edge of The Galloway Forest Park and Cairnsmore of Fleet National Nature Reserve. The area is a designated UNESCO Biosphere and the UK’s first Dark Sky Park.