Aldeburgh Art Tutors

Carole Massey

CAROLE MASSEY has been a professional artist for many years and is a very supportive and popular tutor. Accomplished in painting both landscapes and portraits in watercolours, pastels and acrylics, she has tutored courses and painting holidays in East Anglia and Europe. The author of six books, she has made a number of appearances on national TV and is a regular contributor to Leisure Painter magazine as well as online painting websites. She has exhibited and demonstrated at the Mall Galleries in London, in East Anglia and in France and was recently honoured with a Bank of England portrait commission. She has recently moved from France to become a Suffolk resident again.


Ake Arnerdal

AKE ARNERDAL is a painter from Sweden, where he graduated in 1996 with a Masters of Fine Art from Umeå University. He also has a postgraduate degree in Art and New Media from the Art Academy at Gothenburg University. He has exhibited in Sweden, Norway, Japan and the US (New York), and is represented in permanent art collections in several Swedish towns. As an art educator, he has recently developed and expanded the educational programmes at Skulpturens Hus, an artinstitution in Stockholm Sweden. Ake has taught for the past ten years at the Hampstead School of Art in London, teaching watercolour, abstract painting and 3D work. 


Andrew Pitt 

ANDREW PITT has been painting since he was eleven, inspired by watching artists painting the Thames sailing barges in his home town of Maldon. He is committed to painting ‘in the field’ all year round and has had more than 20 one-man exhibitions. He now exhibits almost exclusively with the Serena Hall Gallery in Southwold. He has 40 years of experience teaching watercolour and oil painting and has contributed many articles to Leisure Painter magazine. His first book, Seasons and Reflections: Notes on Painting in Watercolour was published in 2019. In 2008 Town House Films produced an instructional DVD, Watercolour: Pure and Simple with Andrew Pitt and more recently produced a Vimeo download film Mixing Greens in Watercolour. Andrew lives in Reydon, Southwold with his wife Rachel and her flock of chickens.

Paul Vousden 

PAUL VOUSDEN teaches life drawing at Ipswich Institute, runs day-long life classes and gives talks and demonstrations to art groups. He was recently Artist in Residence for Suffolk Mind in a year-long project at their wellness centre, which gave rise to articles featured in Paint magazine. His interest is studio paintings of groups of people from sketches made in field observations. Paul is represented by prestigious East Anglian galleries and continues to write for Paint.

Stan Hill

STAN HILL was brought up in Botswana. His interest in photography began when he was at university in South Africa and developed further as he recorded his many travels around the world. With the coming of the digital age Stan’s interest grew and now covers most aspects of photography. He has been ‘unof- ficial’ photographer for The Two Moors Music Festival and has been asked by the director to produce a book about the Festival, providing photographs as well as writing an article about it. Many of his prints have been exhibited in north-west London. Stan is a judge for various photographic competitions and gives
workshops all around the county.


Caro Burberry

CARO BURBERRY is a lifelong artist with a strong background in printmaking and drawing and a classical training in figurative sculpture at the Frink School. Her sculptures, cast in bronze and iron, are commissioned and exhibited in permanent settings worldwide. Complementing her studio practice, Caro has led specialist creative workshops for more than 25 years and worked as a guest lecturer at De Montfort University in Leicester. She is an elected member of the Royal Society of Sculptors.