Sumi Landscape/Floral Workshop

Sumi Landscape/Floral Workshop
with Yuming Zhu at Blaines Art Supply


Sunday, Oct. 12th, 2014, 10:00 am. – 4:00 pm.

One-day Workshop

This workshop will concentrate on landscape painting in Sumi style. New approach of express yourself via Alaska landscape. Also the fusion of western and Eastern techniques is encouraged.

This workshop welcomes beginning and professional artists. We will work a lot on individual basis. Painters new to sumi-e, and those experienced in East Asian watercolor painting will be introduced and encouraged to look the “World” in a different artistic perspective. There will be demos, exercises, and one-on-one attention.

Also in this workshop, we will learn to paint some local blooming if time allows. Also we are open to some new subjects suggested by participants. Both black ink and color will be used, and a variety of different brush strokes and forms practiced. Bring a bag lunch.

About the Artist

Yuming Zhu is a very passionate and well-known artist in the Great Seattle area. Sumi/Chinese Watercolor, Oil and Pastel are the mediums Yuming loves to express himself with. He participated in the “Five Thoughts of Asian Art” program that was offered through the Seattle Art Museum and KCTS Channel 9. He continues teaching sumi painting and calligraphy at community colleges, art centers at the Greater Seattle area and nation-wide. Also he shows his artworks at galleries. To view his work:

Philosophy and brief history of Chinese and Asian art and usage of Chops will be discussed in the workshop.
Supplies are not included in this workshop
PIAAFTFLT01 PARAGON IVY FELT 26X39, PIAAPS57P1R roll paper, CNR90002 brush
PIAAIS2920 ink stone with lid, PIAAISJP104 ink stick, CNR90005 brush

Participants are encouraged to bring all related items they have as well.

A place for artists.