Fall 2020 / Continuing Students

Dance of the eye & hand: more fundamentals of Chinese brush painting video lessons

8 video lessons will be posted in the Fall of 2020 providing more fundamentals of Chinese brush painting for the continuing student.

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These are intended for the student with some background with Asian brush painting and for the adventurous who wish to push their skills.

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A single lesson can be purchased for $20

or the entire Fall 2020 series of 8 for $160.

Purchase of each lesson includes:
• unlimited use of the video lesson
• personal email critiques from brush painter Bob Schmitt
• a downloadable pdf handout including support materials and models for this lesson

To make payment for Bob’s distance learning videos, email critiques and PDF models, click on Pay Here button at top of page or below.

Fall 2020 Lesson 1 for Continuing Students:

• variations in loading a brush

• applying those skills

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Fall 2020 Lesson 2 for Continuing Students:

• finding the structure

• building the bones of a composition

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Fall 2020 Lesson 3 for Continuing Students:

• building layers of ink

• applying ink accumulation

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Please note there is no pdf handout with this particular lesson.

Fall 2020 Lesson 4 for Continuing Students:

• learning to paint mists

• variations in painting mists

• completion of demonstration painting “a hope for peace”

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Fall 2020 Lesson 5 for Continuing Students:

• use of dots

• variations in painting dots

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Fall 2020 Lesson 6 for Continuing Students:

Calligraphy for the holidays:

• Thanksgiving

• Christmas

• Light

• New Years

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Fall 2020 Lesson 7 for Continuing Students:

Painting snow

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