Tag Archive | asian art

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). […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Lunar New Year — Celebrate Year of the Ram

Lunar New Year — Celebrate Year of the Ram

College of San Mateo Library Lunar New Year Event On February 18th, eve of the Lunar New Year, the CSM Library Makerspace invited Chinese Brush Artist Pauline Tsui for a lecture and maker activity to celebrate Chinese New Year. College staff and students attended the lecture on Chinese New Year at 1:10-2:00 pm in Building […]