Hayley Mills - MA - Member of SSA &VAS

Hayley is an established professional Scottish wildlife & landscape artist who lives and has her Studio in rural Fife, Scotland. Working with a range of artistic media, she creates a mixture of drawings, mixed media and textile pieces. Taking inspiration from the wildlife and landscape that surrounds her and the creative process itself, this combination leads to an intuitive, expressive and thoughtful creative process resulting in individual, temporal, dynamic pieces of work.

Member of the Society of Scottish Artists & Visual Arts Scotland, Chair of Open Studios North Fife, Hayley studied at Grays School of Art and teaches through a yearly programme of workshops & classes within the UK; MA Philosophy; Exhibits; Work held in private collections around the world; Commissions Accepted. 

Press: The Herald - 10 Art Shows & Exhibitions to See/ Studio Conversations Series / Fife Free Press - Art for Animals - Fife's Fabulous Five /  Artmag Feature / Scotsman Featured Artist Gardening Scotland / Daily Record Rattray Art Festival 10th Anniversary Feature.


2023: January Society of Scottish Artists 130 Years Annual Exhibition 30 x 30, Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh / 'Dynamic Drawing' Art Class Graphite - Ink - Charcoal, Off the Rails Arthouse, Ladybank, Fife 6 Week Block / Invited Tutor Kingsbarns Art Group 12 Week Block February 'Dynamic Drawing' Art Class Graphite - Ink - Charcoal, Off the Rails Art House, Ladybank, Fife 6 Week Block / Invited Tutored Kingsbarns Art Group 12 Week Block / East Neuk Art Club Workshop Invited Tutor   March 'Dynamic Drawing' Art Class Soft Pastel & Oil Pastel, Off the Rails Art House, Ladybank, Fife 4 Week Block / Fife College Creative Practice & Mixed Media Session with 1st Year HND Students / Invited Tutor Kingsbarns Art Group 12 Week Block  May Open Studios North Fife / Visual Arts Scotland West 30x30 Exhibition / Dalgety Bay Art Club Charcoal Landscape Workshop Invited Tutor  June Festival Art Pops Ups August Art Pop Ups September Workshop St Monans Art Festival / Tonal Landscape Workshop, Off the Rails Art House, Ladybank, Fife / Invited Tutor Kingsbarns Art Group 6 Week Block / October Invited Tutor Kingsbarns Art Group 6 Week Block / St Andrews Art Club Workshop/  November Annual Winter Art Exhibition, Fife  

2022: January  Invited Tutored Kingsbarns Art Group 6 week block February Angus Embroiderers 'Crossing Over' - Interweaving Textiles & Fine Art' Day School Invited Tutor / Invited Tutor Art Kingsbarns Art Group 6 week block March Cupar Art Club 'Dynamic & Versatile Ink' Workshop Invited Tutor Sat 12  April Create in Fife Instagram Takeover 25-1 May Open Studios North Fife Sat 30 April - Sun 2 May / Large Outdoor Mural Painting with Letham Primary School June Invited Tutor Kingsbarns Art Group 6 week block /  Festival Art Pop Ups  July Invited Tutored Kingsbarns Art Group 6 week block   August Dunkeld Art Fair, Perthshire / Art Pop Ups September Invited Tutor Kingsbarns Art Group Composition - 6 week block / Inverkeilor Art Cafe Workshop Invited Tutor - 'Watercolour & Pastel'  October Invited Tutor Kingsbarns Art Group Composition 6 week block /  Inverkeilor Art Cafe Workshop Invited Tutor - 'Tonal Landscapes'   November  Annual Solo Winter Art Exhibition, Fife Sat 19 & Sun 20 December Society of Scottish Artists 130 Years Annual Exhibition 30 x 30,  Royal Scottish Academy, Edinburgh

2021: January Society of Scottish Artists 30x30 Exhibition / February  'Dynamic & Versatile Ink', Cupar Art Club (Postponed Covid) / March - 'Expression & Connection Through Art' Talk,  Angus Embroiderers / 'Crossing Over, Interweaving Textiles & Fine Art' Day School, Angus Embroiderers (Postponed Covid) / April - The Creative Landscape Art Workshop, Strathearn Arts, Crieff 17 April (Postponed Covid / May - Open Studios North Fife 1st, 2nd & 3rd (Postponed Covid) ;  'Oil Pastels Art Workshop'  Off the Rails Art House, Ladybank, Fife, (Postponed Covid)   August 'Expressive Wildlife' Workshop Rattray Art Festival, Perthshire  September - 'The Dynamic Landscape' Workshop Dunkeld, Sat 11 & Sun 12. October Dunkeld Art Fair / Bespoke Tutored Art Classes with Kingsbarns Art Group Fife / November Society of Scottish Artists 30x30 Exhibition Royal Scottish Academy Edinburgh / Edinburgh Macmillan Art Show / Annual Solo Winter Art Exhibition, Fife

2020: February - Dunfermline Art Club Demo; May Open Studios North Fife (Postponed Covid) July - The Mixed Media Landscape Art Workshop, The Studio, Monimail, Fife; (Postponed Covid) August - Rattray Art Festival Exhibition (Postponed Covid); September - Spring Hill Art Holidays Residential Course - The Dynamic Landscape (Postponed Covid); Connecting with the Landscape Workshop, Centre for Stewardship, Falkland, Fife.  October Adam Smith Global Foundation Enlightenments Arts Project Exhibition November Perthshire Arts Association Workshop(Postponed Covid); Adam Smith Global Foundation Enlightenments Arts Project Exhibition; Annual Solo Winter Art Exhibition, Fife; December Society of Scottish Artists 30x30 Exhibition; Adam Smith Global Foundation Enlightenments Arts Project Exhibition   

2019: Jan- March Winter Exhibition Pitlochry Festival Theatre; Perth Embroiderers Guild Talk & Workshop; March - September Summer Exhibition Pitlochry Festival Theatre - Watercolour Techniques Workshop; April - Working with Ink Workshop - Mixed Media Techniques Workshop; May - Open Studios North Fife; June - Gardening Scotland Artist Feature & Artist Gallery June - August - Dunkeld Art Exhibition; July - Mixed Media Textile Landscape, The Studio Monimail; August - Rattray Art Festival Exhibition & 10th Anniversary Feature in Daily Record; September - Creating Textures in Your Work Workshop, The Studio, Monimail - Letham Primary School, Fife Art Session; November - January - Gallery Q Winter Exhibition; November - Work accepted to final stage of judging - Pastel Society, Mall Galleries, London; St Agathas School, Leven Art Session;  Annual Solo Winter Exhibition

2018: May - Open Studios North Fife; June - Gardening Scotland Featured Artist, Scotsman & Artist Gallery June - August - Dunkeld Art Exhibition; August - Rattray Art Festival; October - Art For Animals Exhibition, Breeze Gallery Edinburgh; September - Mixed Media Drawing Workshop, The Studio, Monimail - Working with Ink Workshop, The Studio,Monimail; November - January 2019 - Teasel & Tweed Exhibition, Aberdeen; November - March 2019 - Pitlochry Festival Theatre Exhibition

2017: May - Open Studios North Fife; June - August - Dunkeld Art Exhibition; August - Rattray Art Festival Exhibition - Ink Workshop, Rattray Art Festival; November - December - Winter Exhibition Maisie & Macs; November to March - Winter Exhibition Pitlochry Festival Theatre

(2016 archived)