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There is still room in Lian Zhen’s Paso Robles workshop!

By December 30, 2013No Comments

Lian Zhen still has room in his workshop in Paso Robles at Studios on the Park  in January!  (13-15th, 9am to 4pm the first and second days (with one hour lunch), and 8:30am to 3pm (with half hour lunch).

Turtle Wc         Buffaloes

Sign up for this workshop at Art Central.  Please download this PDF:  Lian Zhen Jan 2014 workshop and materials list   For questions or more info, please e-mail us at

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Course Title:  East Meets the West – Chinese painting and Watercolor    

Class description (3-days):

First day: Chinese painting in spontaneous style

Students learn how to use the Chinese brushes, ink and colors, as well as the theory of the Asian Art.  Subjects will be flower and landscape.

Second and third day: watercolor

Students learn basic techniques such as compositions and coloring, as well as Lian’s techniques including the “Color Pouring and Blending”.

Use 3 primary colors to achieve beautiful effects. Subjects: animal – Elephants or buffalos or moose (one and half day) on 1/2 sheet watercolor paper;  Grapes or fish (half day) on 1/4 sheet watercolor paper.

Corn Chinese painting

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