Chinese Brush Painting: Autumn FlowersCourse Full Tutor: Lei Lei QuCourse Code: 4321-04
During this course we will study autumn flowers in the freehand style, in particular the chrysanthemum, along with brush strokes and ink techniques, to enable participants to build the structures of the subjects and to capture and depict the expression of the spirit.
This course is for anyone who is interested in Chinese flower painting. No prior experience of Chinese painting is necessary. The course will enable you to paint autumn flowers in the free-hand Chinese style. Through tutor demonstrations and instruction, and lots of one-to-one guidance, you will learn the techniques suitable for this subject, referring to historical masterpieces. You will explore and practise the brush strokes and ink arrangements that will enable you to build the structure of the subjects as well as the expression of spirit, to create beautiful and sensitive art pieces.
Please note: this course is scheduled to run in the Barn Hall, which is an upstairs room.
Please bring with you
Chinese brushes Chinese ink and colour Sized paper and unsized paper Felt or old blanket (about 1 square metre) 2 or 3 white dishes to be used as palettes
Suitable for all levels
Missenden Abbey Great Missenden, Buckinghamshire HP16 0BD
Lei Lei Qu
Qu Lei Lei received a highly commended award from NIACE for his outstanding skills as a caring and most inspiring tutor. He has written many books on Chinese art and is a prolific artist who exhibits his work throughout the world.