Tag Archive | arts

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Painting with Pauline — interactive learning art workshops

Painting with Pauline — interactive learning art workshops

  Welcome 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 […]

Chinese Jade: Stone of Heaven —

A community speaker’s lecture at your local libraries 一in September/October Asian Art Museum docent Pauline Tsui will present the Story of Jade: with a brief introduction about the formation and classification of jade, to be followed by an appreciation of jade pieces (with examples crafted over thousands of years up till early 20th century China). […]

Flower Power

Flower Power

Since ancient times, the botanical properties of flowers have come to represent both human and divine qualities.