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Date:
February 19, 2019
Time:
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location:
Prime Time Seniors' Program
Address:
819 Abbot Road
East Lansing, MI 48823
Contact:
517-337-1113
Email:
Cost:
$70 (M), $75 (NM)
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Chinese & Japanese Calligraphy & Painting

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Open to beginners and experienced painters alike, we will make Chinese and Japanese calligraphy as well as Chinese and Sumi-e paintings using authentic materials: bamboo brushes, Chinese ink, Chinese colors, and rice paper. Winter subjects will include Chinese painting of a pine tree and sparrows; Chinese calligraphy for “winter” and “sparrow;” Sumi-e sparrow with plum blossoms; sumi-e dove with bamboo; and Japanese calligraphy for “winter” and “spring.” All are welcome. Handouts will be provided. You will be able to get lesson plans containing links to demos and more by email. Students must get their materials. Please provide your email address when you sign up so the materials list can be emailed to you. Instructor Laurel Ponist has studied Chinese Brush Painting since 2004 and greatly enjoys teaching these classes. Maximum 12. Instructor: Laurel Ponist