CBP Courses

This page includes information on CBP courses.   Scroll down for a list of all colleges that have CBP courses.  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.


CBPS member teacher Dr Li Xuzhuang will be teaching calligraphy at the Princes School on 10 February 2018.

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,   www.guanghwa.com

  • Saturdays Level Two and above: 11:00 am to 13:00m, Flower & insect, starting 6 January 2018
  • Sundays Level Two and above: 10:30 am to 12:30m, landscape; 130.00 – 15.00 flower;  15.30 – 17.30 beginners bamboo, all starting 7 January 2018
  • Wednesdays Level Two and above: 11:30 am to 13:30 pm, Landscape, 6 weeks starting 10 January 2018

CBPS member teacher Gwen Powell has monthly Saturday workshops, open to all levels.


West Dean Chinese brush painting – bold flowers with CBPS member teacher Maggie Cross


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


CBPS Teacher Jane Evans teaches in October and March each year at Dedham Hall.

CBPS  member teacher Jane Evans teaches in Cambridge on Tuesdays, from September.

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


CBPS member teacher Peta Allingham is running courses in January 2018 at Inn on the Prom, Lytham St Anne’s: 12-14th (Horses) & 26-18th (Insects).  Contact CBPS for details.


CBPS member teacher Paul Maslowski is running a weekend CBP course in June 2018 at the University of Leicester Botanic Gardens, Leicester: 9-10th June 2018.


CBPS member teacher Jane Dwight is taking a  Chinese Brush Painting Safari 19th – 29th March 2018 in beautiful Botswana, sketching, photographing and making Chinese brush paintings of the animals and birds encountered along the way.


CBPS Member teacher Kaili Fu is planning another tour to China 21/May – 7/Jun/2018.
Contact Kaili directly to express interest: kaili_fu@hotmail.com, 07801064578.  Trip includes Chengdu (see giant pandas) Lhasa, Tibet (including long train journey to acclimatise to high altitude); 3 days painting classes in Tunxi, Anhui province; Yellow Mountains; Shanghai.

Non-residential CBP Classes
Colleges with residential CBP courses