Saturday 1/25/2020 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Arts Council of Princeton
102 Witherspoon Street, Princeton, NJ 08542
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.
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01/06/2020 12:00 PM - 02/10/2020 03:00 PM ET
West Windsor Arts Center
952 Alexander Road, Princeton Junction, NJ
Chinese Brush Painting and Calligraphy is an art form with thousands of years of history and is still widely used today. This class will show you how to paint beautiful and colorful nature images, while also incorporating bold calligraphy by using a simple kit, comprised of traditional ink brush, paint, and rice paper. Learn the techniques to paint a peony flower, bamboo, lotus, fish, mountains and water. You also will learn a brief history of Chinese Art in each class.
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Thursdays 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM, September 2019 - March 2020
252 Nassau St. Princeton, NJ
Chinese calligraphy masterpiece “Lantingji Xu” (“Preface to the Poems Composed at the Orchid Pavilion”) was created by Mr. WANG, Xizhi, in 353 AD. It is of 324 words in total. Every Thursday, we write several words together.