Beginning Chinese Brush Painting
This series of 6 online classes will be hosted by Bedford Recreation.
12:30 to 2:30 Zoom classes
Jan. 12, 19, 26
Feb. 2, 9, 16
It is designed for adults and teen who wouild like to learn how to interpret
nature with expressive brushstrokes based on Asian ink brush painting
traditions.We will use ink, and watercolor to study the basic strokes
plus the following subjuects: river reflections, goldfish, roosters, rabbits,
gladiolus, pea plants and butterflies
These classes would also be helpful to watercolor and acrylic painters as
it enlarges your toolbox of brushstrokes and helps with design and coposition.
If innterested contact Bedford Recreation 781-275-1392
___________________________________________________________________-Chinese Brush Painting with Special Asian Papers
I will be teaching Chinese Brush Painting via Zoom as we experiment with painting on
different types of Asian paper to explore different subjects.
Specialized paper will be mailed to you when you sign up.
Chinese Brush Painting enlarges your knowledge of stroke posibilities
and your gestural interpretation skills. It can also help yo with deisgning compositions.
There will be six sessions on Wednesdays from 12:00 to 2:30.
Here are the subjects we will be exploring:
Dragon on Red Banner Paper
Bitter Gourd on double shuen paper
Cutleaf Ground Cherry on toned Mulberry
Autumn Scen on PI
Kingfisher on marbled paper (wave pattern)
Waterfall on Jen Ho
zoom classes on the following dates:
March 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
Experience the meditative satisfaction of the Chinese Brush Painting process.
A materials list will be email to you when you sign up at
cost (this include paper and mailing) $250.
Wednesday afternoons from 3:00 to 5:30
We will be studying the following subjects:
painting stone designs, breaking waves, foreshortening,
designing composiutions with flat shapes, unexpected combos,
acrylic medium & watercolor, expressive brushstrokes
using a viewfinder for small abstractions
price for eight Zoom lessons $250
If interested contact
Monday Mornings from 10:00 to 12:30
February 7, 14, 21, 28
March 7, 14, 21
making interesing greys, repetition with variation (rhythm)
geometrics and glazing, color and emotion,
gradation, watercolor and ink,
paint with a large flat brush
paint without a brush
price is $250. for eight Zoom classes
Tuesday Mornings from 10:00 to 12:30
February 1, 8, 15, 22
March 1, 8, 15, 22
Thursday Mornings from 10:00 to 12:30
February 3, 10, 17, 24
March 3, 10, 17, 24
In Person Workshops 2022