Workshops

Chinese Brush Painting workshops at San Mateo County Libraries

A celebration of Asian culture and Mid Autumn Moon festival — Between September and October, there will be numerous hands-on brush painting workshops, jointly presented by the San Mateo County Libraries and artist Pauline Tsui. In this workshop, Pauline will demonstrate how to paint flowers, fruits, and Chinese zodiac animals. Each participant will learn basic […]

Interactive Workshop Series – Chinese Brush Painting

Lafayette Library & Learning Center presents a three-part beginner/intermediate workshop that combines lessons on the historical development and popular motifs of Chinese brush painting with hands-on creation of finished works. All art materials provided, pre-registration required. Class size limited to 15 per class. Part 1: Wednesday September 6, 1:00-3:30p Brief history and development of brush […]

Chinese Brush Painting – an Introduction

Friday, August 11 @ 1:00 – 2:30 pm Lafayette Library & Learning Center, Arts & Science Room Do you wish to learn how to appreciate a Chinese painting of a simple flower? Or decipher an enigmatic landscape of mountain and water 山水畫? If your answer is yes, you will want to attend an introduction session […]

Hands-on Brush Painting Workshop

Celebrate Asian Heritage Month with your local library Saturday, 2:30 – 4:00 pm, May 20, at Chinatown Branch, and Saturday, 2:00 – 3:30 pm, May 27, at Ortega Branch In traditional China, scholars and artists learned to do brushwork at a young age, painting was considered one of the three perfections in high art. Today […]

Nov 12th – Brush Painting Workshop with Pauline

A family workshop for adults and children age 10 or over . Participants will learn basic brush strokes in Chinese brush painting: Pauline Tsui will demonstrate how to paint flowers, fruits, simple fish, and the zodiac monkey; participants will learn to make a good-luck artwork to take home. Instruction will be given in both English […]

Brushpainting Workshop – Asian Heritage Month

Join Pauline in a brush painting workshop to celebrate Asian Heritage on May 21, 1:30-3:00 pm at Excelsior branch, San Francisco Public Library Do you want to learn how to use a brush to create beautiful works of fish, animals, and plants? Here is your chance. In this workshop, participants will learn basic brush strokes […]

Celebrate Asian Heritage Month

Celebrate Asian Heritage Month

Join Pauline in a brush painting workshop in celebration of Asian Heritage Month — There are several workshops during the month of May at the San Francisco Public Library branches where Pauline presents Brush Painting Workshops to young and adult audience. Participants learn basic brush strokes and create pictures of plants and animals. Everyone gets […]