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How to Paint Icy Landscape in Chinese Painting or Sumi-e – Frozen Niagara Falls

This video introduce a special techinique using alum-water to paint icy or snowy scenery landscape in Chinese painting, which was first developed by master Yu Zhixue in NE China. Materials List 1. Single ply Red Star Xuan Rice Paper 2. … Continue reading

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How to Paint Dahlia in Chinese Brush Painting with Sumi Ink and Watercolor on Cotton Xuan Rice Paper

This is a study of dahlia flowers in Chinese brush painting. The method is derived from the classical chrysanthemum painting. If you are interested in learning Chinese painting, I will be teaching an online class, which will cover the basic … Continue reading

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Artists at the MFA: Liu Xiaodong

In 2008, the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston commissioned Liu Xiaodong to create a work for inclusion in the 2010 exhibition, “Fresh Ink: Ten Takes on Chinese Tradition.” The work comprises nine portraits of Boston-area high school students painted on … Continue reading

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China Furniture and Arts — Mother of Pearl Inlay: The Process

China Furniture and Arts has had over 50 years of experience in creating authentic Mother of Pearl furniture. Although modern technology has made furniture crafting easier, we remain true to traditional techniques that date back to the Ming dynasty in … Continue reading

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國畫 Cricket Practice.Chinese Brush Painting & Calligraphy

Cricket Practice. Heh, Painting Crickets. his is simply a basic Chinese Self Practice session and I have added some old ones in for fun. I find the paper / paint process difficuilt. The paper is so thin, so fragile when … Continue reading

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China’s largest distributor of Chinese Calligraphy painting supplies

Over 30,000 items added on e-Bay periodically http://stores.ebay.com/Big-Teapot-Brush-Jade-Dress-eStore_4-Trs-Brush-Sets_W0QQcolZ4QQdirZ1QQfsubZ336676QQftidZ2QQtZkm Forbidden City, the largest wholesale and distributor of Chinese Calligraphy and painting supplies from Beijing & Dallas, provides tools, Xuan paper, brushes, ink stones, ink sticks at the lowest possible prices for … Continue reading

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Professional & entry level Chinese calligraphy paintings supplies and tools

Over 30,000 items added on e-Bay periodically http://stores.ebay.com/Big-Teapot-Brush-Jade-Dress-eStore_4-Trs-Brush-Sets_W0QQcolZ4QQdirZ1QQfsubZ336676QQftidZ2QQtZkm Forbidden City, the largest wholesale and distributor of Chinese Calligraphy and painting supplies from Beijing & Dallas, provides tools, Xuan paper, brushes, ink stones, ink sticks at the lowest possible prices for … Continue reading

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Basic Stroke of Chinese Calligraphy Kai Shu: Left Diagonal 撇 (Version1A based on Pei Xiu’s Model)

Chinese Calligraphy basic stroke – 撇 Left Diagonal Stroke (Pinyin: Pie) http://www.art-virtue.com/tutorial/index.htm Their directions are from northeast corner to southwest corner at different angles and different lengths. 基本筆劃 撇 撇 藏鋒 http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&q=%E6%92%87%E8%97%8F%E9%8B%92&aq=f&oq=&aqi= The left diagonal strokes ( 撇 Pie ) … Continue reading

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Multi-Purpose Chinese Calligraphy Brushes (Part 1)

http://cgi.ebay.com/10-CHINESE-CALLIGRAPHY-WATER-COLOR-BRUSH-/390278627445?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item5ade6b4075 These brushes made by Mr. Li Gang in China meet the criterion of good brushes – pointy, even, round, and resilient ( 尖齊圓健 ). These are the brushes I personally use for YouTube videos, teaching, and public events since … Continue reading

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Chinese calligraphy painting silk mounting & various supplies (lowest prices)

http://stores.ebay.com/Big-Teapot-Brush-Jade-Dress-eStore_4-Trs-Brush-Sets_W0QQcolZ4QQdirZ1QQfsubZ336676QQftidZ2QQtZkm EBay Store from http://www.oriental-crafts.com Large selection of Chinese calligraphy and painting ink stones, wool felt, Xuan paper, Teapots, brushes at wholesale prices – Guaranteed wholesale prices preferred by: Dallas Chinese Calligraphy & Painting Association Oriental Art Association (Irving, Texas) … Continue reading

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