Sumi-e and Chinese Brush Painting

September 14, 2023

Next Session: Thursday, September 14, 2023 / 11:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Join us at View on an artistic journey through art and culture as we learn about the ancient art of Sumi-e and Chinese Brush Painting! This one-day workshop will be offered September 14, 2023 from 11:00 am – 3:00 pm. 

This workshop will be an exciting mix of learning and creating as we delve in the beautiful ancient art styles of Sumi-e and Chinese Brush Painting.  You will learn about the history and philosophy of this ancient art form that has continued to grow to this day.  Using only three simple tools, ink, brush and paper, you will learn to create captivating artwork using the beauty and freedom of the Sumi-e brush line  

The presenter, Janet Nye Vedder, has experience as a graphic artist, product illustrator, and art educator. With a Masters in Art Education and over twenty years of experience teaching art, Janet is dedicated to sharing, promoting, and broadening the inquiry of art in our lives. She is a member of the Niagara Frontier Watercolor Society, Central New York Watercolor Society, New York State Art Teachers Association, Castiglia Art Center Education Committee, and the Steering Committee for the Arts and Craftsmen Guild.  She is honored to have been a participant in the Buffalo AKG Art Museum (formerly the Albright-Knox Art Gallery) Universals Albright -Knox 150.  In the Summer of 2023, Janet is having a solo exhibition of her work at the Buffalo Botanical Gardens, Buffalo, New York.

Cost of the class will be $65 for View Members and $75 for guests. All materials will be supplied. Make sure you bring a sack lunch with you that day. There is limited space available, so make sure you register soon. Pre-registration is required.

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Cancellation Policy

Cancellations made at least 10 days prior to the first day of a class will receive a 100% refund, or can be exchanged for another class. Cancellations made less than 10 days prior to the first day of class can only be exchanged for another class.

In the event that View were to cancel a class, a full refund for the class will be issued.


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