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Chinese Brush Painting Workshop Description
Fri 5 May 2017, 14:30 – 16:00 BST
The plum blossom, orchid, bamboo, chrysanthemum is known as four gentlemen in Chinese classic literature, and plays an important role in Chinese landscape painting. Among them, orchid symbolizes noble, pure, elegance, patriotic and constancy. Confucius and other ancient poets all wrote famous poetries to praise it. This workshop will start with a short induction about orchid and it’s significant meaning in Chinese culture then the common techniques related to the Chinese soft brushes and ink.
Participants will anticipate completing one piece of Chinese brush painting artwork on the workshop. And it would give the most direct and profound expression to the charm of Chinese culture. This workshop is suitable for those who are interested in Chinese culture and traditional Chinese brush painting.