Detailed Chinese Painting (Gongbi)
Using the bamboo brush to create the motion of water and ink, and learning how to control highly detailed brushstrokes to produce realist painting, a special technique in Chinese painting.
There will be some Chinese painting product for sale during the workshop.
About the Artist:
Aileen (Ka Ieng) Pou has been practicing Chinese art since she was ten and she minored in Fine arts in her undergraduate. Since picking up her first brush, she has developed a strong foundation in art techniques, and has become very adept at using art to express her ideas.
Aileen earned painting awards in 2003 and 2009 and has held Chinese art and photography exhibitions in Macau and Hong Kong. She is an artist in Uptown Gallery in Waterloo. She taught children Chinese painting in Toronto Mandarin School during Chinese New year. She has done Chinese calligraphy for TV set and different big brand companies.
10 a.m. - 3 p.m. Monday to Friday