Chinese Brush Painting: Landscape Painting in the Traditional StyleCourse Full Tutor: Lei Lei QuCourse Code: 1222-04
This course will enable you to learn the techniques of Chinese painting and composition and you will learn how to paint trees, rocks, mountains, as well as to manage space, such as waterfalls, streams and mist.
This course is suitable for anyone who is interested in Chinese Landscape painting and willing to learn new techniques. The course will enable you to learn the techniques of painting trees, rocks and compositions, understanding the way to arrange black and white (Yin and Yang), which is the the central idea of Taoist Philosophy. You will paint at least two different types of view, one will be the ink work and the other one will be using the method of ' the Blue and Green Landscape'.
Please bring with you
Chinese brush, ink and colour Semi-sized paper if you have some Felt or old blanket (about 1 square metre) 2 or 3 white dishes Hair dryer
This course is suitable for all levels, but some knowledge of Chinese brush painting would be helpful.
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.