Events

Celebrate Asian Heritage Month

The Joys of Chinese Brush Painting — During the May celebration of Asian Heritage, we invite you to experience the joys of brush painting by attending one of our hands-on art workshops. Participants learn how to appreciate Chinese painting and paint seasonal flowers and small animals. At the end of the workshop, each participant will […]

Exploring Japan’s Artistic Sensibilities

Japanese Aesthetics and Kimono Refashioned   — presented by Asian Art Museum Community Speakers Program Embark on a journey of Japanese aesthetics as expressed in the country’s extraordinary art and culture. This talk will tie in with the Asian Art Museum’s Kimono Refashioned exhibition which explores the impact of Japanese kimono on world fashion from the […]

Celebrate Year of the Pig – hands on workshops in the north and south Bay

In February we celebrate Lunar New Year with a number of Brush Painting and Calligraphy workshops in the north Bay and south Peninsular. A. Celebrate Year of the Pig and enjoy a hands-on workshop on Chinese brush painting. Participants will create auspicious lunar new year decorations and paint flowers and zodiac animal such as the […]

Birds and Flowers Ink Brush Painting: Art Demo and DIY

Ohlone Audubon Society Membership Event Date:         November 6, Tuesday Time:        7:30 pm Venue:      Castro Valley Adult School ,4430 Alma Avenue, Castro Valley A special program for the bird watchers community to celebrate birds and nature with artist-instructor Pauline Tsui. Express your hidden artistic creativity with hands-on brush […]

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 […]

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 […]