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Virtual January Sumi-e Classes (Tuesdays)

January 18 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Japanese ink painting, (sumi-e) is the art of painting using brush (fude), ink (sumi) and thin absorbent “rice-paper” (washi).

About this Event

Four Gentlemen and Beyond for Beginners, Intermediate & Advanced will focus on Bamboo: Trunks, Stems, Branches, Leaves and composing a painting using Paper from The Beginner Roll or The Advanced Paper Roll.

All levels are welcome, plan to let go and have fun while learning a few new stroke techniques.

If you need course materials a full sumi-e kit is available here.

Beginning Tutorial Lessons are on YouTube. Please subscribe to Larkin Green Studio YouTube Channel. New lessons will be added on a regular basis

4 weeks for $120


Time: Tuesdays 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM


Dates: January 18, 25, and Feb 1 & 8

The emphasis is on the process! The Class will be introduced to the “Four Treasures” (The ink stick, the ink stone, brush and paper) and each class will begin with a demonstration then guided instruction. Check out the YouTube videos for how to paint “The Four Gentlemen” (The lessons introduce the student to the four basic strokes groups).

*Registration closes one hour prior to the class time.