San Diego CA— The San Diego Chinese Historical Museum, 404 Third Avenue in San Diego, is offering a series of three Chinese Brush Painting classes taught by Instructor Sylvia Hwa. Students will make ink from an ink stick using the ancient Chinese technique of grinding the ink stick on an ink stone until smooth, black ink is made. Using ink on rice paper, students will learn how to paint flowers, trees, natures scenes and a variety of animals.
Students will benefit from this class, its core objectives are to promote cultural appreciation, enhance observation skills and increase hand-eye motor skills.
The series of three classes are bundled together for the price of $60 per student. Students may also sign up for single classes for $25.
Classes will be held April 28, May 5, and May 12 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
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