In Painting Traditional and Chinese Watercolors Lian Quan Zhen illustrates the limitless creative possibilities of Chinese and Traditional watercolor painting, combining his inspirational art with clear, practical instruction in eight easy-to-follow demonstrations.
Throughout, Zhen explains a variety of painting styles including Chinese Spontaneous Style, Chinese Detail Style and Traditional Western Watercolor Style. Learn creative techniques for each style including wrinkling rice paper, using Sumi ink and blowing color on watercolor paper.
Lian Quan Zhen started sketching and painting in his childhood and continued his hobby while he practiced medicine as a family physician in Canton Province, China. After immigrating to the US in 1985, he obtained a Bachelor of Arts Degree from University of California at Berkeley in 1992 and a Master of Architecture Degree from MIT in 1996. As a professional artist, he has had many shows in the US, Hong Kong and China and developed an International following. His paintings currently hang in numerous institutional and private collections including the MIT Museum, which has collected 14 of his paintings.
130 minute art instruction video.
|Brand||Artist Palette Productions|
|Publisher||Artist Palette Productions|
|Run Time||130 min.|