Winter & Spring Class and workshop 2020

2 day workshop

Topic: The colorful of Peony

Date: April 25, 26, Saturday and Sunday at 9:30 am to 3:30 pm 2020

To In China, the Peony was known as the "king of all Flowers", and it is the epitome of nobility. You will learn the magnificent of peony through with simplicity of brushwork, depicts the ideas that unique perspective to expresses on Oriental rice paper.  Each technique is demonstrated by the instructor. Students receive individual attention adapted to their particular skill level and interests. All levels.

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 small 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 absorbed 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.

4 week class 

Topic:  8 Unique Chinese brush painting Techniques (Salt, Liquid soap, Alum, floating rice paper, Leaf print, Alum & Gum Arabic, wood rubbing)

Date: May 5, 12, 19, 26 at 9:30 am to 3:30 pm 2020

Chinese brush painting provides a wonderful opportunity to closely observe nature. One key element of this distinctive style is the influence the materials have on form and technique. Each technique will be introduced with hands-on, step by step instruction. This class we will focus on 6 Unique Chinese brush painting Techniques (Salt, Liquid soap, Alum, floating rice paper, Leaf print, Alum & Gum Arabic...). Welcome all levels.

Cost: 150/$190 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 2-3 inches flat brush.

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. a small jar of salt, liquid hand soap, bottle of sprayer, a large foil pan or or large shallow plastic container.

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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