|Santa Clarita Winter 2006 Watercolors on Rice-paper Workshops
Beginners are welcome! Enjoy the spontaneous nature of this beautiful art form. Express your
creativity with watercolors on rice-paper using Chinese Brush techniques. Create your own
paintings and experience an entirely different way of painting. No sketching or drawing involved.
Let your energy flow into the brush and bring your flowers and landscapes to life.
Dates Times Fee Materials Fee
Tues 1/17/06, 1/24/06, 1/31/06 6:00 - 8:00 pm $90 $15 / $35 new students
Tues 2/7/06 6:00 - 8:00 pm $30 TBD
Tues 2/21/06, 2/28/06 6:00 - 8:00 pm $60 $10 / $42 new students
Tuesday January 17, 24 and 31, 2006 6:00 to 8:00 pm (3 workshops)
Flowers - Sunflowers, Calla-Lilies and Plum Blossom
Learn about the different types of rice-paper and types of Chinese brushes used for floral subjects.
This workshop will go through the concepts of color-loading (watercolors), water control and the
various brush strokes used to capture the beauty of flowers. Choose your own colors, design your
own composition. You will learn how to 'paint' the essence of flowers and will complete 3 paintings
over 3 workshops.
Tuesday February 7, 2006 6:00 to 8:00 pm (1 workshop)
Valentine's Day special workshop
This is a special workshop for students to paint their own Valentine's Day card. The theme will be
hearts and/or roses but you can paint anything you want - on a smaller scale than normal. Then
choose from a selection of hand-made papers to mount your artwork and make into a card.
Envelopes and insert sheets will be provided.
Tuesday February 21 and 28, 2006 6:00 to 8:00 pm (2 workshops)
Landscape - Mist and Mountains
Learn about the different types of rice-paper and types of Chinese brushes used for landscapes. This
workshop will introduce the colors of Chinese Ink, used of watercolors and how to create mystical
misty landscapes You will complete 1 landscape painting over 2 workshops.
Please contact Karen for registration and payment
The first 6 students to pre-pay for all 6 workshops will receive a special
gift valued at $18 - a 2006 Year at a Glance Calendar made by Karen Mills
tel: 661- 424 1480 or cell: 650-814 5582
Location: Canyon Country, CA