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|Course:||Chinese Painting on Silk & Rice Paper in Meticulous Style: Animals|
|Start Date:||17th July 2018|
|End Date:||19th July 2018|
|Res Fee (from):||£336.00|
|Non Res Fee:||£230.00 What's included?|
Meticulous style on silk is a traditional Chinese art form, which is more than two thousand years old, and is used to paint flowers, birds, landscapes, figures and animals. This course will focus on painting animals, including a tiger and a dog. During the course you will learn how to draw fine lines, build up colour, layer by layer, and create lifelike animal coats. Once you have gained the skills of the meticulous style of painting you will develop towards painting the subject of your choice. You will also be introduced to the cultural background behind Chinese painting.
Kaili Fu is from mainland China. She graduated from an art university in Eastern China in the early 1970s. Kaili has taught Chinese painting in high schools and colleges throughout China and won many competitions. Since coming to England in 1988, she has run many successful courses in Chinese art and has exhibited her work in the West Country.Back to List
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