Online class - Chinese Brush Painting Techniques


Topic: Bamboo and Plum Blossom with Birds

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. In this section, you will learn two of a very popular subjects - Bamboo and Plum Blossom. each series of exercises is designed to help you gain more control of the intricacies of the Chinese Brush Painting techniques and an increased awareness of Chinese painting itself. Peihong is step by step instruction and adapt individual attention. welcome all levels.

Holed by The Jung center

Program Details

Dates: Jan. 12, 19, 26, Feb. 2, 9, 16, 23 at 1-3 pm 2021 on Tuesday afternoons

Total Clock Hours:14

Member Pricing: $150.00/$180.00

Necessary materials:
1. One large & one small combination brush (white bristles surrounding brown bristles in center). One large & one small hard bristles brushes (the bristles showing brown color). One fine tip brush.
2. A box of Marie’s Chinese watercolor 12 or 18 tubes.
3. A bottle of Sumi ink. A couple of porcelain dishes as your holder dish.
4. A roll of paper towels, 2-4 paper weights, a painting mat. a wash jar.
5. Paper; Sumi paper Jin Pi or any of absorbency rice paper. Amazon called MEGREZ Chinese Japanese Calligraphy Practice Writing Sumi Drawing Xuan Rice Paper Thickening Without Grids 100 Sheets/Set - 34 x 68 cm (13.38 x 27.77 inch), Raw Xuan. 

This livestreaming program can be taken from home or anywhere with an internet connection. If you register, you will be emailed viewing instructions either the evening before or the morning of the event.

All times are CDT. Please contact with any questions. Learn more about online learning.

Peihong Dong Endris graduated from the Central Academy of Fine Arts in China. Her work has been exhibited, published, and collected both in and outside of China. She has taught watercolor painting for twenty years, including classes at the Glassell School of Art, MFAH.