草堂门金石书画会成立于2005年, 缘自谢忝宋先生之春草堂。草堂门成立的宗旨是联系春草堂门下师友情谊，形成一个艺术大家族。 除此之外, 发扬中国书画艺术创作，并承先启后，开创区域之新新水墨 书艺之风格，使之青出于蓝而胜于蓝。并且，为马来西亚书画界作出贡献。草堂门活动内容主催全国水墨艺术工作坊/工作营以及每年将举办一次成展。
Cao Tang Men Eastern Arts Society (CTM) is founded by Dr. Cheah in year 2005, according to the name originated from “Chun Cao Tang” (Family of spring grass or thatched cottage). The objectives of society are providing a teacher-and-practitioners platform, under-one-roof good relationship or network, to form a big artistic family. Besides, they also promoting the Chinese traditional arts and Oriental arts, origins from the ancestors to future lead generation, and further develop the new regional arts culture in calligraphy, ink-painting and arts, for the betterment of young generation. Last but not least, they also want to contribute extensively in the Malaysia’s arts industry. The core activities are encouraging and catalyse the organizing of national Chinese-printing and calligraphy arts workshop or academy. Moreover, they also are organizing artists’ Exhibition, to showcase the masterpieces of CTM artists.
黎潮湘 Lai Tiew Seong, 淡薄, 水墨画, 480 x 1790, 2013