Heron and Crow
Japanese ink painting and calligraphy three days workshop at Talia's Mallorca studio
- 315 British pounds£315
- Talia's Mallorca studio in Alaró
Heron and crow are a curious painting theme in Japanese art. Representing seemingly opposite nature of Ying and Yang, they are a joy and a challenge to explore with ink. In this three days workshop you will have the opportunity to learn the basic brush strokes of the birds amongst their natural habitat. Each morning will commence with a calligraphy practice and will continue with learning exercises to paint the birds with Live demonstration by Talia and accompanied with worksheet for you to use and take home. We will also explore the meaning of herons and crows in Japanese art and view masterpieces by the Japanese ink masters of the 18th C. Time permitting we will enjoy painting within the Almond grove studio. Day 1 - Intro, calligraphy, herons Day 2 - Calligraphy willow, water and more herons Day 3 - calligraphy, crows and pine barks, summary time Based on simplicity and minimalism, this work is a form of active meditation, a training of discipline of hands and mind. It enhances self-confidence and flow with the brush, promoting new sets of drawing skills. You will learn about core features and ideas of Japanese ink painting, alongside key brush strokes, using traditional brushes, ink and fine paper. Fees include: • Study work-sheets to form your personal booklet. • All tools and materials for the course. • 1-2-1 with Talia, plenty of practice time and group discussion. • local fresh fruits, tea / coffee and light refreshments. • Professional painting sets made in Japan to include brushes and paper can be purchased direct from the studio during workshop time. • Spaces are limited up to 5 students. Fees: €360- / £315- Fee may be paid online or in-person. Dates: Friday 28th - Sunday 30th of October 10am-1:30pm Please add your whatsApp phone number to receive the studio pin-location after booking as it is rather rural amidst a hundred almond trees. You will need a car or taxi to get to the studio which is about 20 minutes from Palma. To be notified of future Japanese ink painting workshops, please sign up for our newsletter below. ** When booking go the Ocotober 28th on the calander and choose any hour to go to booking.
Full refund will be offered up to a week prior to the workshops commence less 10% admin fee. After this time a 50% fee will be refunded. If you have any further questions do contact Talia studio on:firstname.lastname@example.org and we will be happy to assist you.
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