Posts Tagged ‘leaves’

“Red” Bamboo Chinese painting #3

Friday, June 1st, 2012

chinese painting ink Start painting bamboo, pinetree, plum blossom, and other subjects easily with a brush and ink with Chinese calligraphy techniques on either single or double Xuan paper with green, red, or black ink.

Duration : 0:2:39


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How to Paint Grape Leaves in an Ancient Style Chinese Mop Brush (1/2)

Tuesday, May 29th, 2012

chinese painting brush This Video was made by request of Linda in NM. I hope it help others who are following me painting this grape series as well.
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Stay tuned for the next episode with more grape painting tips.
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Duration : 0:12:19


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Pine tree Chinese painting 1/7 composition sketch

Tuesday, January 31st, 2012

chinese painting brush Master painters established esthetics and norms to paint trees, flowers, birds, orchid, and a pinetree. Considering the characteristics of Chinese calligraphy and painting brushes, they usually paint trees from top to bottom, adding texture strokes, leaves, details, scales etc. The great Zhang Daquin even wrote in his essays that a tree should be painted from TOP to BOTTOM and it will be absurd if it is done the other way. Part 7 will contain samples of masterpieces of trees and future videos will be demonstrated by other painters.

Duration : 0:2:59


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Chinese painting bamboo leaves and basics (demo 1/100)

Tuesday, December 27th, 2011

chinese painting ink Chinese painting for bamboo series (demo video #1)
Unlike painting trees in most cases, bamboo trunks are painted from bottom to top. The techniques in painting leaves are mutually connected with Chinese calligraphy brushstroke methods. Many Chinese calligraphy practioners and masters can paint bamboo more easily than beginners without a prior experiece in Chinese caligraphy.

Duration : 0:2:1


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