CBP Courses

This page includes information on CBP courses and a list of colleges that have CBP courses (scroll to bottom of page).  See their websites for current course dates.  CBP courses may vary in date and may not be available every term, so CBPS cannot guarantee exactly what is on offer at any time.  CBPS is not responsible for the content of any of these sites.

London

CBPS member teacher William Cai has a CBP class at Charing Cross Library Saturdays, 11am to 1pm.  To join, please contact Charing Cross Library, email info@orientalgallery.co.uk or phone 07956 227 997

Guanghwa Bookshop Chinese painting courses.  They provide the materials.  Contact them to book: Tel: 0207 437 3737, E-mailing info@guanghwa.com, or through Eventbrite.

  • One-day painting course 15 September
    • beginners 10.30 – 13.00
    • intermediate 14.00 – 16.30
  • Wednesday Course 6 weeks starting 21 Sept:
    • Level Two and above 11.30 – 13.30
  • One-day painting course 22 September
    • beginners 10.30 – 13.00
    • intermediate 14.00 – 16.30.
  • Friday Course 6 weeks starting 21 Sept:
    • Beginners 11.30 – 13.30
  • Saturday  Course 6 weeks starting 29 Sept:
    • Level Two and above: 11:-00 am to 13:00 pm
  • Sunday  Course 6 weeks starting 7 Oct:
    • 10:30 am to 12:30 pm (landscape – spring scenery)
    • 13:00 pm to 15:00 pm (goldfish and magnolia flowers)
    • 15:30 pm to 17:30 pm (chrysanthemums)
Devon
CBPS member teacher Peng Su: Mid-autumn Festival Workshop.
Autumn themed Chinese brush painting for all levels with celebratory tea ceremony and mooncake.  29th September 10am-4pm.  Exeter, Devon.  Book through http://www.chinesebrushexeter.eventbrite.co.uk/

Work shop group at The Art and Frame Centre at Kelly Bray, Callington (close to the Devon and Cornwall county border) meets on the first and third Thursday afternoon of each month from 1pm to 4pm.  Contact;purpledragon@btinternet.com

Somerset

CBPS member teacher Maggie Cross is at the Ammerdown Centre, Radstock, Bath for Winter Landscapes 16 – 22 November 2018.

Surrey

CBPS member teacher Gwen Powell has monthly Saturday workshops in Surbiton, open to all levels.  Contact gwen@powell1098.freeserve.co.uk

CBPS member teacher Angela Reich is starting a new adult education class at King Charles Centre in Surbiton, Monday afternoons 15.30 – 17.30, starting 17th September 2018:  prospectus & booking. ; more details.

Sussex

West Dean: Chinese brush painting – trees, 7 to 11 October 2018 with CBPS member teacher Maggie Cross

CBPS member Teacher Jane Dwight has CBP Classes monthly in Buxted.  www.janedwight.com
CBPS memberTeacher Pauline Molesworth teaches CBP at Dormansland, Nr Lingfield, Surrey; 1st Friday of every month.  Contact rogermolesworth
Berkshire

CBPS member teacher Jean Turton has a regular workshop 2nd Saturday of the month at Church House, Caversham, 10am to 1pm.  jeanmturton@aol.com 

Buckinghamshire

Missenden Abbey has CBP and calligraphy courses in 2018-2019.  Book through Missenden School of the Creative Arts:

Hertfordshire

CBPS Teacher Marion Dearlove teaches at The Settlement, Letchworh.

Essex

CBPS Teacher Jane Evans teaches in October and March each year at Dedham Hall.  Book directly through  sarton@dedhamhall.demon.co.uk

Cambridge
CBPS  member teacher Jane Evans teaches in Cambridge on Tuesdays, from late September,  10.30-12.30 &13.30 – 15.30.   Also occcasional themed day schools.  Contact  je@janeevans.co.uk
Oxfordshire

CBPS member teacher Jean Turton will be at Denman in 2018 & 2019:

Leicestershire/Northamptonshire

CBPS member teachers Paul Maslowski and Claire Seaton run monthly Saturday workshops for Leicestershire Traditional Chinese Brush Painters (LTCBP), open to all levels, at the University of Leicester Botanic Gardens, Leicester (map).

Claire also teaches CBP at Knuston Hall throughout the year. Type Chinese in the search box.  Course coming up: 3-5 Oct, 5-7 Oct, 

Paul & Claire also teach around the country by invitation, having taught in Hampshire, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, Norfolk, Northamptonshire, Nottinghamshire & Warwickshire this year alone.  Please contact either of them by clicking on the links above.

Nottinghamshire
New CBP group in Newark meets monthly in South Muskham village community room. For details contact Elaine Kimberley theromany11@gmail.com .

CBPS member teacher Peter Millward is teaching at:

  • Nottingham Society of Artists studio on Friar Lane every Wednesday from 10.30 to 12.30
  • Wednesday nights in Toton Tesco near Beeston/Nottingham 7.00pm to 9.00pm all year round.
Shropshire

CBPS member teacher Leo Donaghy is teaching:

    • Painting of the Song Dynasty at the Willow Gallery Oswestry, Wednesdays: 26 September,  3, 10 & 17 October, 10am to 1.30pm.  Please book through the Willow Gallery on 01691 657 575.
    • Beginners CBP at Westhope College, Craven Arms, Tuesday October 9th, 10.00 to 4.00pm, & follow-on course Saturday February 9th 2019.  Please book through the College on 01584 861 293.
Non-residential CBP Classes
Colleges with residential CBP courses