Leigh Ann runs a series of courses and workshops throughout the year, and provides private tuition and online and postal appraisals. Explore this section to find out more.

“Leigh Ann leads with calm and excellent personalised teaching. The projects are thought out and she is a very supportive tutor.”

Terms and conditions

  • All workshops and courses to be paid in full at the time of booking.
  • A full refund will be given should you cancel your booking at least two weeks before the date of your workshop. Cancellations made 14 days to no less than 3 days prior to the date of your workshop will be given a 50% refund.
  • Leigh Ann Gale reserves the right to change or cancel any workshop without prior notice. In the event of such a cancellation, fees will be returned in full.

Private tuition, appraisals & mentoring

Leigh Ann offers private tuition from her home in West Sussex or at your own venue, for all abilities and a range of group sizes from one-to-one to art groups.

Student appraisals via post or online meetings are also offered, ideal for those looking for constructive criticism of their botanical artwork.

For students who are undertaking accredited courses in botanical art and illustration, Leigh Ann can offer mentoring sessions. This is especially helpful if you are working towards your accreditation via distance learning courses where you primarily work by yourself. Sessions can be set up either online (Zoom) or in person.

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"Leigh Ann was very friendly and approachable. Really constructive help. Nothing could be improved upon. Enthusiastic about her subject and very knowledgeable."

"Excellent – attentive tutor, most encouraging and friendly class."

"Leigh Ann combines individual attention with tutoring the group and enthuses everyone with her skills, expertise, and knowledge. Inspiring."

"I particularly liked the patience and help from Leigh Ann."