Art News

Chinese Brush Painting at Yu Ming

After school enrichment class for Grades  3 to 8, every Wednesday, 3:20 pm – 4:20 pm at Yu Ming Charter School, Oakland, CA Learn basic skills in Chinese brush painting and calligraphy: students will paint flowers, fruits, and small animals using Chinese ink and watercolors. Lessons include ‘the Four Noble Flowers’, ‘the Three Friends of […]

Painting with Pauline at Moraga Library

Painting with Pauline at Moraga Library

Join us on November 1 for a Brush Painting Workshop, explore the joys of Chinese brush painting by learning hands-on how to create pictures with brush strokes, ink and colors. This workshop is for beginners and intermediate level learners. Participants will paint seasonal flowers and small animals. All art materials will be provided. Pre-registration is required, sign up […]

Autumn Moon Festival Brush Painting Workshops

中秋节国画班 An Art-and-Cultural Event for All Ages Join us for a Mid-Autumn Festival celebration, artist-instructor Pauline Tsui will present  Chinese brush painting workshops at San Mateo County Libraries through out the month of September. Find out about the customs and legends of the Autumn Moon, including stories about the Moon Goddess Chang Au and the […]

Secret Language of Flowers

Community Outreach Docent Art Talk — presented by Asian Art Museum We all love the beauty and freshness of flowers, these gems of nature are very much a part of our lives. We present flowers for every occasion and every season, but do we know the meanings associated with each bloom? The Secret Language of […]

Art Program at Moraga Library

Chinese Painting Workshop with Pauline Tsui When:     Thursday, June 28th  1:00 – 2:30 pm Where:    Moraga Library, 1500 St. Mary’s Road Learn basic brush techniques to paint seasonal flowers and small animals using Chinese ink and watercolors. This workshop is for beginners and intermediate level learners. Everyone will create a simple artwork to […]

Asian Heritage Month Continues – Paint a flower and make a Chinese fan

Art Making with Pauline Tsui — Author and illustrator of a children’s storybook called ‘Grandpa’s Treasure Box’, Pauline is also an artist who teaches Chinese brush painting and calligraphy, and a designer of multi-cultural dolls and toys. Please join Pauline at the Orinda Library Pan-Asian Arts Festival and learn to paint flowers and zodiac animals […]

A Month of Asian Heritage Celebration

A Month of Asian Heritage Celebration

Join Pauline to celebrate Asian Heritage Month — the following story reading, art making events, and brush painting workshops will be held between May 5th to May 26th. Please contact the libraries for further information. Pre-registration is required for brush painting workshops.      Event Venues in the Bay Area : May 5, Saturday 2:00 […]

Painting with Pauline — interactive learning art workshops

Welcome Spring 2018! Learn to paint with Chinese ink and watercolors, render flowers of the four seasons and small animals using a Chinese brush. This class is for beginners with no brush painting skills as well as intermediate learners who are interested to refresh their techniques and gain a deeper appreciation of Chinese art and […]

Customs & Origins of Lunar New Year –

a free cultural event at the Lafayette Library and Learning Center When:    Tuesday, February 13, 2:00 — 3:00 pm Where:   Lafayette Library & Learning Center, Art and Science Room Join us for a talk and discussion on ‘The Customs & Origins of Lunar New Year’ with artist and Asian Art Museum docent Pauline Tsui. Find out […]

Celebrate the Year of the Dog

Join us for a hands-on workshop celebrating the ‘Lunar New Year & Year the Dog‘. Artist and Asian Art Museum docent Pauline Tsui will talk about customs of the new year and demonstrate how to use a Chinese brush to paint auspicious flowers and zodiac animals. Participants will learn to paint a lucky banner and […]