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.
Note that courses may have been affected by Covid-19: check with the provider for the latest information.  Many teachers and centres are now offering online classes.

Online calligraphy classes

The Chopsticks Club,  contact them or theresabooth@chopsticksclub.com

Guanghwa Bookshop.  Contact them to book: Tel: 0207 437 3737, E-mailing info@guanghwa.com.

CBPS Member teacher Angela Reich, private classes  www.stoneandwaterstudio.co.uk

Talia Lehavi (London)  Japanese calligraphy via her website ArtBrush.


CBPS member teacher William Cai williamcai18@hotmail.com  Website.  Online classes.

Xiaolan Gu teaches at Hampstead School of Art.

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

The Princes School sometimes has CBP and calligraphy classes.

There may be CBP teachers at the Sunny Arts Centre.


NEW workshops with CBPS member teacher Katrina Stephens, monthly at StableArt Bodmin.  Full class details and cost  on the Classes section of their website.  Also one to one and small group tuition and demonstrations at her new studio in Fowey: Blue Feather Studio, 9b South Street, Fowey, PL23  1AR .  Contact via her website.

CBPS member teacher Maggie Cross teaches at St Francis church, Gosport- Saturdays April 4th, June 27th, October 10th and November 14th.  www.maggie-cross.co.uk

CBPS member teacher Pauline Molesworth teaches CBP in Horsham.  Contact rogermolesworth


CBPS Member teacher Ann Fairchild teaches in Canterbury Adult Education. Online classes.


CBPS member teacher Angela Reich is teaching online and at her home studio.  She also has classes with Kingston Adult EducationOnline classes.


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


Missenden Abbey has CBP and calligraphy courses with CBPS Member teachers.  Book through Missenden School of the Creative Arts.


CBPS member teacher Marion Dearlove teaches at  the Letchworth Settlement.


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

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 Chinese Brush Painting Group online events for members.  Please contact Tricia Wormald to book a place via cbpoxon    

CBPS member teacher Maggie Cross (www.maggie-cross.co.uk ) is teaching at Ardington, Wantage.

CBPS member teachers Paul Maslowski and Claire Seaton form Double Happiness Studio MH. They run monthly Saturday workshops for Leicestershire Chinese Brush Painters (LCBP), open to all levels, at the University of Leicester Botanic Gardens, Leicester (map) and are on Facebook.

Claire also teaches CBP at Knuston Hall throughout the year on a residential or non-residential basis. Type Chinese in the search box. 

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

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.

CBPS member teacher Leo Donaghy teaches at Westhope College, Craven Arms.


Yorkshire Chinese Brush Painting Group online events for members.

Non-residential CBP Classes
Colleges with residential CBP courses