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Private Tuition, Workshops and Community Arts Work

Got a camera as a gift, but don't know how to use it?

Looking for interesting new workshops for your centre?

Need an inspiring, responsive artist to facilitate your community project?

I've been running private photography classes, courses in arts centres and working on community projects for some time now.

I offer everything from alternative photography processes to darkroom to digital, and I work hard to fit with your needs or your project’s requirements. Based in NEAT Studios in central Bristol, I can offer darkroom facilities and I'm also willing to travel within Bristol. Just send an email if youre interested and we can work out what will suit you...

If you want to find some more information on the general range of group workshops I offer, then have a look at my downloadable brochure below.
Rachel Sokal - Photography Workshops Brochure 2011-2012.

These general templates can be tailored to suit the specific needs and aims of your group or project. Just email for more information and ideas:

Email Rachel now

Guide Pricelist:
- Intensive tailormade 1:1 photogrpahy classes: £20 per hour, 5% discount for a block of ten hours paid for in advance.

- Workshop and day rates arranged in person.

Below you can see some testimonials from students and employers, though full references and CVs are also available.


Student and Employer Testimonials

"Amazing, inspiring teacher and a fabulous photographer. I can't wait for each lesson and I'm learning so much faster than I thought I would." - Dr. Rotas, Cardiff University (1:1 student for 18 months so far...)

"In addition to her intelligence, experience and academic preparation, Rachel brings enthusiasm and personal warmth, openness, generosity and humour in responding to needs and opportunities." - Carlota Duarte; Director, Chiapas Photography Project

“My little boy, Fynn, now 6 (but still 5 at Shambala Festival!) got so much out of your workshop THANK YOU...you have given him great inspiration!” – Lucy

“Supportive and thorough teaching. Rachel’s enthusiasm and passion for photography and the creative process came through in all her lessons.” – Marie, Media Professional (1:1 student)

"You really inspired me to find my own style!" – K, Accountant (1:1 student)

"SO good - I had no expectations but this course was much more than I expected! Really good value for money." - Anonymous feedback, Student at Bristol Folk House

"Excellent course...very inspirational teacher - will answer all questions, no matter how silly!" Holly, Student at Bristol Folk House

"Correct beginner level and adapted pace to suit... Practical and experience based." - Ali, Fitness Instructor (1:1 student)