IN PERSON: Students will learn how to paint flowers and birds, such as the peony (the Chinese national flower) or seasonal flowers and birds, which are popular brush painting subjects. Each person will complete a beautiful painting in every class while practicing basic brush painting techniques. The instructor will provide a step-by-step demonstration of the subject, then students will practice painting with the instructor's help. While practicing, students will learn how to use ink, control the brush and paint various brush strokes and will complete a nice brush painting. This course is for both experienced and beginning students. | Active Skill Learning.
Max enrollment: 8.
Jinxiu Zhao (Alice) is a professional artist who specializes in the teaching of Chinese brush painting and calligraphy to both children and adults. She has been teaching in North Carolina for 25 years at all levels of the public schools, in teacher training programs and in private classes.