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Oriental Brush Painting Nature, Tuesday, May 11 from 7-9pm Learn to paint a few basic strokes using ink and color on rice paper to create beautiful roses. In this oriental art technique you will load your brush in layers of color. When you put your brush to the paper the colors come out in the reverse order on the paper. This art form is "food for the soul"—it is active meditation that teaches you to use your chi (energy) to produce a freestyle, beautiful piece of art. A picture of the subject will be emailed to all participants to follow during the class. You will set up your table to paint as the instructor guides you along with step-by-step directions and checks each participant's progress from time to time. This workshop is offered via Zoom. This 2-hour workshop (via Zoom) on oriental brush painting of Roses using Chinese watercolors is taught by international award winning artist Darlene Kaplan. A picture of the subject will be emailed to all participants to follow during the class. You will set up your table to paint as the instructor guides you along with step-by-step directions and checks each participant's progress from time to time. Please order your supplies in advance due to shortage of employees and shipping delays during the pandemic. Order your supplies from awesomeartsupply.com (select Asian/Oriental/SumiSupply). Supplies list: One Box of Marie's CHINESE Watercolors - ACS-90C12 Marie Sumi Watercolors-12 Color Set- 12 ml. Bottled ink (cheapest will work to get started) Flow Brush (Chinese art Brush) - ABF-3FB03 Best Combination Flow Brush (watercolor brushes will NOT work) Paper Roll - APS-57P5R Pi-Ma Paper Roll Holding dishes for color (white ceramic small saucers will work) Mixing dishes for mixing (white ceramic) Container for water (2 jars - one for dirty water and one for clean) Paper towels One yard of white fleece fabric (fabric store)
  • Start:May 11, 2021
  • End:May 11, 2021
  • Recurring
  • Where:Alexandria, Alexandria,, Not found, Virginia, United States, 22314
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  • Event Type: Other
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