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Sawdust Art Festival "Spring into Art" 2007 Weekend 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 masterpieces and
experience an entirely different way of painting.
No sketching or drawing involved.  Let your
energy flow into the brush and bring your
paintings to life.       

2 day class fee of $150 includes all materials,
continental breakfast and a catered lunch.

Weekend of March 17 and 18, 2007
Saturday  10am to 3pm
Watercolors on Rice-paper - Flowers I
Learn about the different types of rice-paper and types of Chinese
brushes used for floral subjects.  This workshop will cover the
concepts of color-loading, color-mixing, water control and brush
strokes used to capture the beauty and lushness of flowers.

Sunday 11am to 4pm
Watercolors on Rice-paper - Flowers II
Build on the basic techniques taught in Flowers I, focusing on the
control and versatility of the Chinese Brush.  This workshop will
also introduce the use of  Chinese ink for traditional Chinese subjects
- orchids, bamboo etc.

March 24, 2007
Saturday  10am to 3pm
Watercolors on Rice-paper - Koi Fish
Learn the spontaneous painting techniques for colorful koi fish.

March 25, 2006
Sunday  11am to 4pm
Watercolors on Rice-paper- Landscape
Learn about the different types of rice-paper and types of Chinese
brushes used for landscape paintings.  This workshop will
introduce the use of water-colors with Chinese Ink.  Learn how to
create texture, depth and the brush strokes used to capture the
splendour of mountains.

Student Art Gallery

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Registration with Molly Bing tel: 949-497 0520

Location: Sawdust Art Festival
"Spring into Art"
935 Laguna Canyon Road, Laguna Beach, CA 92651

Questions to Karen Mills tel: 650-814 5582
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