Daytime Brush Painting-Winter Landscape 21.11 – 12.12

‘The unique China landscape painting developed more than a thousand years ago, and brought to perfection by generations of master painters.’ Landscape, Shan Shui, literally translated as ‘mountain and water’, is one of the most popular subjects in Chinese brush painting.

This 4 week course will start with introducing the history of Chinese landscape painting then the common techniques related to the Chinese soft brushes and ink. Participants will have the option to select from a range of subjects demonstrated by the tutor.

Students can anticipate completing at least one piece of Chinese painting artwork per class. Demonstration and plenty of personal attention will be provided during the class. This course is suitable for both beginners and advanced students.

The cost is £100 for 10 hours or £85 for university students’ concessions. All materials are provided.

To secure your place on this enjoyable course please use the University’s ePay system or you can download this PDF Form which you will then need to complete and return to our office with  a cheque made out to the University of Edinburgh for the appropriate amount.  (Please note we are no longer accepting cash payment in our office)

This course will be led by Chi Zhang, experienced art tutor, shortlisted of ‘Sky Art Landscape Artist of the year 2015’. For more information and see Chi’s work please visit

If you have any questions please contact us on 0131 662 2180 or email


Course: Four week Chinese Brush Painting – Winter Landscape (Daytime)
Date + Time: Thursday Mornings – 21 November – 12 December, 10:00-12:30pm
Cost: £100 (£85) including all materials
Location: Confucius Institute for Scotland Campus, Abden House


One Day Brush Painting Workshop – Bamboo on 23 November – visit HERE for details.

One to one tutorials and small group workshops can also be arranged. Please email or call us on0131 662 2180 to discuss further.