Regular events:

Eastbourne House hosts regular classes in everything from Painting to Martial Arts. Please contact the event organiser directly to book a place on an event and for more information.

Life Drawing with Adrian Dutton

Mondays and Thursdays 7-9.30pm: weekly drop-in life drawing classes. “Warm, welcoming, popular and well established classes in a bright, spacious studio. New people very welcome.”

Fridays: enroll for a course.

For more information or to book on a course contact Adrian Dutton t. 07966 925723 e.


Sanbodo Aikido with Lawrence

Mondays 7-8.45pm
This is a group for anyone interested in learning and practicing Aikido and Meditation. All skills and levels are welcome – no experience needed or expected. You will learn to be relaxed, calm, tranquil, aware and will learn effective, non violent self-defense techniques. There will be a strong emphasis on the Mindfulness and Kindness aspects of Meditation. And you will also feel at ease and enjoy yourself.
For class details contact Lawrence 07973 878 753

Somatic Movement with Alejandra Chacon and Amaia Mugica.

Drop-in somatic movement session every first and third Friday of the month.

Somatic movement sessions aim to explore our own individual movement and the relationship of our body and mind. The sessions will be delivered using a mix of guided and/or improvised movement and touch. Through this practice we intend to open possibilities for movement exploration and body-minded awareness.

Facilitated by movement directors Alejandra Chacon and Amaia Mugica, both with broad experiences in teaching body practices.



Butoh with Marie-Gabrielle Rotie

Tuesdays 7-9pm

For details and to book contact Marie-Gabrielle Rotie t.07840936268


Fudokan Battodo – Japanese Sword Class

“The practice of Japanese swordsmanship brings increases awareness, strength, flexibility, coordination and vitality. Over time one gains steadiness of mind even in times of stress or turbulence. With deeper practice inner energy is awakened and one’s full potential can be realized. The Fudokan School teaches complete Japanese Swordsmanship for all levels. John Evans holds 7th Dan rank in Nakamuru Ryu Battodo and lived in Japan for 11 years where he studied with Nakamuru Taisaburo Sensei, the founder of this school.”

For class details contact John Evans t. 0208 533 5553

The Essential School of Painting

An alternative art school  specialising in painting and drawing classes taught by leading contemporary artists. The ESOP offers exciting, intellectually rigorous courses with the intention of advancing painting in the 21st century. Classes and Master-classes available for all levels of experience.