Fall Class and workshop 2019

Topic: Chinese brush painting Techniques in Detail style - Gong-Bi

Date: Oct. 8,15,22,29 2019 Tuesday mornings at 9:30 am to 12:30 pm

Gong-bi painting has been developing for thousands years, is one of the oldest Chinese painting techniques that feature narratives or high authority figures in them. These queries include how to choose proper materials, how to prepare materials for Gong-bi style painting. In this section, you learn the steps for Gong-bi style painting, etc., each technique will hands-on and step by step instructions. Welcome all levels.

Cost: $150/190 non-members

Supply list;

Brushes; Two fine tip brush for lines work, two small combination brushes(white bristles surrounded with brown bristles in inner), a large combination brush.

Paper; Shimmer paper or Extra Thin Cicada Wing paper (2 sheets of 54"x 27")

A box of Marie’s watercolor 12 or 18 tubes

A bottle of Sumi-e ink or Chinese ink.

A soft pencil, a painting mat,four paper weights as rocks, a roll of paper towel, A foam board 18 x 24, a couple of 18 x 24 drawing paper.

A wash jar or a small container, couple of porcelain dishes for mixing colors.

3 day workshop

Topic: Chinese brush painting Techniques - Composition methods

Date: Nov. 22,23,24,Fri. Sat. Sun. 2019 at 9:30 am to 3:30 pm.

There are many intriguing aspects to examine in Chinese Painting--the painting technique, the poetry, the. A successful painter often spends a great deal of time and thought composing an attractive layout. The artists needs to decide what to use and what to leave out and how to make the arrangement, based on what he or she sees everyday. there are hundreds of lofty and precipitous mountain peaks, but only one view in the painting; there are thousands of bamboo, but only one gets into the painting. In this workshop, Using very simple compositions examples as subjects to bring to you next level. Welcome all levels.

Cost: 150/$180 non-members

Supply List;

Brushes; a fine tip brush, two small combination brushes, a large combination brush(white bristles surrounded with brown bristles in inner), a large or medium hard bristled brush(bristled show brown color)

A box of Marie’s watercolor 12 or 18 tubes

A bottle of Sumi-e ink or Chinese ink.

 

Paper; any kind of absorbent oriental rice paper as a pad or a roll or size paper.

A bottle of Sumi-e ink or Chinese ink.

A painting mat, Two to four paper weights as rocks, a roll of paper towel.

A wash jar or a small container, couple of porcelain dishes for mixing colors.

Watercolor Art Society of Houston

Locatio:Watercolor Art Society - Houston

1601 W. Alabama at Mandell, Houston, TX 77006 
Phone 713.942.9966  

www.watercolorhouston.org

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