Chinese Painting and Calligraphy Group in Central Londonhttp://www.meetup.com/Chinese-Painting-and-Calligraphy-Group-in-Central-London/http://photos1.meetupstatic.com/photos/event/c/1/e/c/global_431509644.jpeg20120724
( Drop in class): Learn how to paint a range of popular subjects using traditional and contemporary Chinese brush painting techniques. Traditional Chinese painting involves essentially the same techniques as calligraphy and is done with a brush dipped in black or colored ink.
Our London Chinese Brush painting class is for people interested in learning a new approach to art using oriental materials to createbeautiful brushwork with ink and water, the classes will gradually increase in difficulty and feature such subjects as swallows, bamboo, wild orchids, plum blossoms, pandas, horses, peonies and more. You will receive a solid introduction to the subject with plenty of opportunity for practice and guidance from our Chinese painting artist, Master Yeut Yean Teo. Master Yean graduated from Nangyang Academy of Fine Art, which is the most prestigious art college in Singapore, this is where she learned Chinese Brush painting and Calligraphy technique, she also studied at the Camberwell College of Art in London, and her work exhibited locally and nationally. Master Yean has been teaching and lecturing for many years, She will be teaching Chinese painting andcalligraphy at our studio in central London on every Friday evenings from 6:30-9:30pm.
This class is suitable for beginners as well as intermediate students, Chinese brush painting is an ongoing class you will not want to miss.
MATERIALS You will need to provide your own drawing or painting materials for the lessons.
If you are unsure about what materials you need, you can take a look at ouronline shopfor suggestions. Alternatively you can contact us, or purchase the materials at the studio.
Lowest Prices in London
2.5hours a session for£30, even cheaper when you book multiple sessions upfront.
Flexible booking We don’t have any specific start day. Our courses are flexible, once you sign up for a course with us, you can choose any day you prefer that is scheduled for that class level.
Teaching variety of techniques Our art classes are designed for anyone who wants to develop and improve their drawing and painting skills. We cover techniques such as portraiture, landscape drawing, oil painting and acrylic painting.
Teachers have strong art background All of our tutors have graduated from world leading art collages such as China Academy of Art, Central Saint Martins College of Art, Chelsea College of Art and have over 6 years of experience, they have strong academic background and our teachers exhibit their work internationally and in the UK, and have appeared in various publications and programs, including those of the BBC.
Individually tailored advice
We are the only studio in London that the teachers will demonstrate step by step painting and drawing techniques. This allows the students to improve fast.
Small group We limit the size of our classes, and each class only holds 8 to 10 students. This allows our teachers to work closely with each student and provide guidance individually. Each student will be focusing on subjects that are suitable for their skill level and interest.
Shared sessions When you sign up for a block of courses, these can be shared with family and friends. You can also use it to book other courses, including life drawing classes and the special workshop.
Workshops We hold special workshops that allows out students to have the opportunity to draw and paint outdoors under the professional guidance from our teacher.
Regular studio events We often organise parties and other events regularly in the studio. We hold pot lucks, wine taster party, and holiday celebrations. All of our registered students are invited to these events free of charge.
Students’ work will be exhibited in the galleries or display at our website We also arrange annual exhibitions in London central galleries for our students. During these exhibitions, we will have have an opening night inviting friends, quests, media, and private collectors. We will alsopromote our students’ work at our online gallery.
Artistic studio in a central London location
Our studio is located centrally and conveniently right next to Aldgate East station. We have created a relaxing environment for our students. We have relaxing music, excellent natural light in the studio while surrounded by plants and other students’ and the teachers’ inspiring art works. In this environment, it allows ideas and creativity to flow, and for the students to express themselves.
LOCATION Unit 201, E1 Business Centre, 7 Whitechapel Road, London, E1 1DU (next door to TSB bank, please press '201' and call on intercom)