classes

Asian Heritage Month -Virtual Workshop

Chinese Painting & Chinese Calligraphy Celebrate Asian Heritage Month by learning Chinese brush painting and calligraphy in four easy lessons. The program is for beginners and intermediate learners. • Using ink and watercolors, learn the basic techniques of Chinese painting to render seasonal flowers, fruits, and small animals. • Learn simple Chinese phrases and write your name […]

Art of the Brush ~ a Virtual Brush Painting Workshop

Experience the Joys of Chinese brush painting in the comfort of your home with expertise instructions and practical hands-on lessons. Learn to paint in 5 easy lessons! Learn the basics in Chinese brush painting, explore different techniques in rendering seasonal flowers, fruits, and small animals. This program is for beginner to intermediate level learners who […]

Learn How to Paint Small Animals

Celebrate the holidays and get a DIY Art Kit <I love to Paint Animals> — created by art instructor and Asian Art Museum docent Pauline Tsui. Have fun with your family and friends during Covid’s stay-at-home protocol. Make a request for a kit and order it as a Special Present to a distanced friend. Here’s […]

Colors of Autumn: Introduction to Chinese Painting & Calligraphy

A beginners workshop to explore basic techniques in Chinese brush painting and calligraphy. In this workshop, we will include the use of slideshow, videos, and live demo to engage students. Learn to paint flowers, plants, or small animals using Chinese ink or watercolors. A suggested art supplies list will be emailed to participants, participants can […]

Orinda Calligraphy & Painting Workshop series

New Dates: Orinda Library every second and fourth Monday starting March 9th, 2020 Classes started on March 9 instead of February 10. The March 23, April 13 and 27, classes have been postponed indefinitely. A workshop series to explore basic techniques in Chinese calligraphy and brush painting. This 2-hour program will enable participants to deepen […]

Chinese Brush Painting Workshop Series

Where: Orinda Library – 26 Orinda Way, Orinda, CA 94563 When: Mondays, 11:00 am – 12:30 pm Dates: from August through December – 8/19, 9/16, 10/21, 12/2 Explore the art of painting with Chinese ink and watercolors with artist-instructor Pauline Tsui. Learn to render flowers of the four seasons, small birds and animals. This four […]

Chinese Brush Painting Workshops at Lafayette Recreation Center – starting January 16th

Chinese Brush Painting Workshops at Lafayette Recreation Center – starting January 16th

Come create beautiful artworks with art instructor Pauline Tsui, join us for a Brush Painting workshop every Wednesday, from 10:00 am – 12:00 noon, starting January 16th. This is a great opportunity for budding artists to hone your skills, or anyone who wants to start a new hobby for relaxation and enjoyment. Students will learn […]

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 […]