In this lesson you will learn how to paint Chrysanthemum. It is said that those who can paint the leaves of Chrysanthemum can paint anything at all. Practice your brush and make your very own botanical ink and watercolour painting of this majestic flower.
This lesson is included in The Four Nobles Foundation course.
IN THIS LESSON, YOU WILL:
✥ Learn how to prepare your workspace
✥ Learn how to hold the brush and make your own ink
✥ Exercise the brush to make fluent lines
✥ Practice Japanese calligraphy
✥ Learn step-by-step how to paint Chrysanthemum
✥ Use Japanese watercolours
✥ Create your very own beautiful ink paintings
✥ Deepen your experience of the meditative nature of ink painting
THE LESSON ALSO INCLUDES:
✥ Tools and materials check-list
✥ Downloadable PDF worksheet to accompany each lesson
✥ Xtra compositions for you to practice in your own time
completion of your lesson you will achieve at least two new composition
of Chrysanthemum in ink and watercolour. You will know to write the
calligraphy character for centre in Japanese, and become confident
using the Japanese brush, ink and paper. You will further your
understanding of this practice, and discover an open gate to further
your own creative journey.
THIS LESSON IS FOR YOU IF:
✥ You want to learn the foundation of how to create beautiful Chrysanthemum painting using traditional Japanese brushes, ink and paper.
✥ You may not have previous experience, but are excited to explore and learn a new way of painting.✥ You love the way of Japanese ink painting and wish to practice further, explore and develop your skills and abilities.
PreviewIntroduction on painting chrysanthemum (1:53)
StartCalligraphy practice - CENTRE 中 'chu/naka' (2:10)
StartBrush practice - 'pause - move - pause' (1:27)
StartPainting chrysanthemum leaves (5:45)
StartPainting chrysanthemum buds and flowers (5:48)
StartCreate your own painting - Composition I (6:13)
StartPainting flowers in 'boneless' style (3:55)
StartSoul meditation - Strength (0:45)
StartCreate your own painting - Colour composition II (5:09)
StartChrysanthemum - Outro (1:17)
StartBonus Section - 3 additional compositions for you to practice in your own time
Talia is an artist, a practitioner and a teacher of traditional Japanese ink painting. Following years of teaching, her love and passion for this artistic medium has now prompted her to create ArtBrush - online school for the studies of Japanese ink painting. The school is designed for students of all levels, from around the world, who are excited to learn, explore and discover the joy of ink painting and its many facets.
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