Virtual Chinese Brush Painting Workshop

Chinese Brush Painting Workshop

 

Learn Asian Brush Painting with the Asian Brush Artists Guild (ABAG).

The Asian Brush Artists Guild meets at the Hammond Museum and offers an opportunity for hands-on learning of Asian brush painting. Below are the dates and information about these workshops.


Virtual Classes


May 19th Landscape

The Building-blocks of Chinese Landscape Painting - how to create your own unique landscape with Jane Chang.

 

Chinese Brush Painting Class Tuesday May 19th 2:00pm



There will be a 45 minute demonstration followed by a 30 minute break.



Regroup to wrap up for 15-20 minutes. Jane will be able to critique during the wrap up session and also be available for individual critique by email for each participant. 

 

Suitable for beginners and all levels of ability.

Zoom information will be sent after payment on Monday, May 18th.

Fee: $20 per person

June 16th Landscape with Gary Heise 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Gary will show you works of several Chinese masterworks to understand their technique and approach to landscape painting, and you will use these ideas to create our own painting. We will begin with a 1 hour painting demonstration and discussion of the basic components of landscape painting, to be followed by 20-30 minutes of painting by the participants and an additional 20-30 minutes to regroup and discuss our results. This is intended as a primer to Chinese brush painting, but is suitable for artists of all levels.

Zoom information will be sent after payment on Monday, June 15th.

Fee: $20 per person

 

July 21st Exploring Summer Gardens and Wildflowers in Chinese brush painting with Sungsook Hong Setton 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Explore the spirit of Chinese brush painting with Sungsook Hong Setton.

Learn the gesture and rhythm of brush painting to capture the vitality and fragrance of summertime flowers. 

Sungsook will do a demonstration and answer questions followed by

20-30 minutes of painting by the participants and additional time to regroup and discuss the results. Suitable for artists of all levels.

Zoom information will be sent after payment on Monday, July 20th.

Fee: $20 per person

 

August 18th Sunflowers with Jane Chang 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Jane’s approach to painting is firmly grounded in traditional Chinese ink and watercolor painting, but with a contemporary sensibility. The workshop begins with a full painting demonstration with emphasis on brushwork, color and composition. Students will have Jane’s direction and assistance as they create their own floral masterwork. Suitable for artists of all levels.

Zoom information will be sent after payment on Monday August 17th.

Fee: $20 per person

For more information please email gardenprogram@yahoo.com

Materials Needed (for all Chinese brush painting classes):

  • Brushes: Chinese brush or any type of paint brush you have at home (preferably point/round)

  • Ink: Chinese ink, sumi-e ink, or black watercolor

  • Color: Chinese watercolor or any paper-based watercolor or paint

  • Paper: Rice paper, watercolor paper, or any paper you have at home

  • Palette or white ceramic or plastic plate

  • Felt mat or old newspaper

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