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Welcome to the South Solihull
branch of Cygnets Art School

Term time classes, holiday workshops and private tuition for ages 5+. Traditional drawing, painting & sculpture, combined with unique projects, experienced teachers, & professional quality materials


Find Us

Parish Office - Oliver Bird Hall
Church Hill Rd, 

Dorridge Methodist Church
103 Mill Ln, 
Bentley Heath, 
B93 8NY

Saint Philips Church Centre
Manor Road,
B93 8DX

Art Lessons & Classes in South Solihull

If you're in search of art classes for children in South Solihull, your quest ends at Cygnets Art School. With our team of experienced artist-teachers and an inspiring array of art lessons, we guarantee an enriching and enjoyable art-learning experience.

Our art classes serve a dual purpose: honing children's technical skills and offering a creative platform for self-expression. We continuously infuse freshness and engagement into our classes by introducing novel techniques and igniting creativity through innovative projects and activities.

At Cygnets, we firmly believe that learning art should be an amalgamation of fun and intellectual stimulation. Recognizing the uniqueness of each student, we customize our projects to cater to individual needs. Our aim is to nurture a profound understanding and appreciation of art, fostering a lifelong connection to the art world. Our classes are meticulously designed to unlock the full potential of each student, cultivating the essential skills and confidence needed for artistic growth. Don't hesitate to reach out to us for further details and to embark on this artistic journey with Cygnets Art School.


South Solihull
Term Time Classes

After School & Saturday Classes for Ages 5+. Each term covers a new, exciting theme where students have the chance to explore an array of techniques & mediums across the classes.


South Solihull
Holiday Workshops

Every half term & school holiday for ages 5+. Each workshop covers a different project, with a new skill or material to master. Students can attend individual classes or full days/ weeks.

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South Solihull
After School Clubs

After school clubs for local schools. Each term covers a new exciting, theme where students have the chance to explore an array of techniques & mediums. Taught by our experienced artist-teachers.

"My son loves this weekly art class. The teachers and assistants are so friendly and helpful, and he always comes home with amazing works of art. I’m so impressed at all the different methods and mediums they’re learning."

- Elisabeth

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Alex O'Donoghue

Cygnets South Solihull is run by Alex O’Donoghue and classes are taught in Dorridge and Central Solihull. Alex is an experienced primary school teacher, with over 20 years teaching experience, who has a background in fine art and design.

Alex combines her love of art, with her expertise in teaching, to enable children to produce pieces of artwork that demonstrate their full potential.

Being creative has always come naturally to Alex and in her spare time she enjoys painting, drawing and upcycling furniture.

 Headteacher | Cygnets South Solihull

One-to-One Tuition

Ages 5+

Private one-to-one tuition, at your home, with one of our experienced artist-teachers. Ideal for scholarships/ college applications; GCSE/ A-Level preparation, or just for fun! Classes can follow our set curriculum, or explore topics and mediums of the student’s choice. Please get in touch for availability.

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Private Classes & Parties

Ages 5+

Private group classes for two or more students, at your home, with our experienced artist-teachers. Perfect as a one-off birthday celebration, or weekly group class with siblings or friends. Students can choose from our enormous catalogue of projects, with everything provided by us. All you need is a table and chairs! Please get in touch for availability.


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