This Chinese Brush Painting workshop is open to all skill levels, including both new and returning students. The basic techniques will be covered in the session: proper brush handling, different brush strokes, ink and color mixing, and use of different rice papers. The Instructor will provide the initial demonstration and subject matter about the New Year celebration. Students will be encouraged to complete their own individual paintings under her guidance. A materials fee of $5 is payable directly to the instructor.
About the Instructor: Jennifer Yuan 袁峥 is a Chinese brush painting and calligraphy artist. She was born and grew up in Shanghai China, and lived in Philadelphia suburb for over twenty years. She currently lives in Princeton, NJ.
Nature is her favorite theme. She has painted a variety of subjects including peony, rose, plum blossom, fish, tree, mountain and water. Jennifer uses traditional Chinese painting brushes, ink, and limited color palette to paint on very delicate rice paper. To view her work, please visit http://jenyuanart.com/