Events

Chinese Calligraphy Drop-In Workshop ~ California Historical Society on Aug 13, Saturday

Chinese calligraphic writing goes back over 5,000 years and is still in use today. Artist-instructor Pauline Tsui tells the story of how Chinese writing evolved from pictographs into various character styles. Chinese Calligraphy is not only an art form that goes hand-in-hand with painting and poetry, its practice is also a mindful approach to improving one’s focus […]

The Sights, Sounds, and Tastes of Lunar New Year

Celebrate 2022 Year of the Tiger ~~ See families in their best new clothes, adults handing out red envelopes to children and their friends… Line up to cheer for the lion dancers, sounds of the drum and gong during the New Year Parade … Get a glimpse of the colorful lanterns against the night sky, […]

Multicultural Event: Brush Up for Paint Night!

Multicultural Event: Brush Up for Paint Night!

An interactive workshop: Learn about the culture and techniques of Asian Brush Painting, and paint a few flowers and a small animal to show off at your desk when you return to the office! This is a private event, pre-registration required. When: August 30th, starting at 7:00 pm EST. Where: Virtual.   Here is what […]

Bloom: celebrating APAHM through Chinese Brush Painting

Bloom: celebrating APAHM through Chinese Brush Painting

Massachusetts Asian+Pacific Islanders for Health Celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month and explore the basic techniques in Chinese painting. Learn to paint the Four Noble Flowers and discover the meaning of flowers in Chinese art . This workshop teaches simple painting techniques of Chinese painting and promotes cultural appreciation. For beginner to intermediate level learners, […]

Celebrate Lunar New Year: Year of the Ox

Slideshow & Painting Workshop ~ Art of the Brush Celebrate the Year of the Ox, Pauline will give a slide presentation on ‘The Customs of Lunar New Year & Lucky Symbols‘. Hear stories about red banners, lion dances, seasonal flowers and special foods; find out how the spring festival is celebrated in various parts of […]

Spring Workshops on Chinese Painting and Calligraphy

All remaining workshops in March, at Foster City Library, Woodside Library, and Atherton Library have been postponed until further notice. This March, learn to paint seasonal flowers, fruits, and small animals. Also, learn to write and speak simple Chinese. The workshops teach basic techniques in art of the brush and promote cultural appreciation. The art […]

Lunar New Year Chinese Calligraphy Workshop

Celebrate Lunar New Year and learn to write Chinese characters and make wall art to decorate your home. Artist-instructor Pauline Tsui will explain how Chinese writing evolves from pictures into various font styles. Chinese Calligraphy is an art form that goes hand-in-hand with Poetry and Painting, writing beautiful characters is also an effective approach to […]

Lunar New Year Chinese Brush Painting Workshop – Year of the Rat

Alameda Free Library on January 11, 2:00 – 3:30 pm Celebrate Lunar New Year and learn to paint seasonal flowers, fruits, and zodiac animals. This workshop teaches basic techniques and promote cultural appreciation. Art supplies such as brushes, ink, and paper will be provided. Pre-registration is required for this limited space workshop. This is a […]

Mid Autumn Festival 2019 – Free Art Programs with San Mateo County Libraries

Chinese Brush Painting and Chinese Calligraphy In September, celebrate Mid Autumn Moon Festival with family and friends. Artist-instructor Pauline Tsui will read Moon Poems from the Chinese classics and teach participants hands-on techniques in painting seasonal flowers, fruits and animals. Participants will create an artwork to take home. Beginners level, all art materials will be […]

Tour, Talk & Tea: The Bold Brush of Au Ho-Nien

A Members Event at the Asian Art Museum, San Francisco When:      Tuesday July 9 & Saturday July 13 Time:       Tour at 2:00 , Q&A discussion with tea service at 3:00, end 4:00 pm. What:       Members enjoy a guided tour of the Special Exhibition with Pauline Tsui. How:      […]