Brush Painting (virtual)


NEW! Brush Painting Virtual Course


Fall Classes Start the week of September 28

Virtual Brush Painting

20 sessions (30 hours)
September 29 – December 11
(No Class on November 3 & 27)
Tuesday & Friday, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM
$430 members / $470 non-members
(plus $30 non-refundable registration fee)

China Institute will continue to provide online Chinese Brush Painting via Zoom for Fall 2020. The instructor Ms. Sungsook Setton will employ a flexible and creative approach to teach her virtual Brush Painting class, integrating group instruction and individual tutoring.

This class provides training in the fundamentals of traditional brush painting, its principles, techniques, subject matters and styles. Themes covered include landscapes, birds-and-flowers, insects, fish, and others. Students are trained to master brushstrokes and taught the skills of capturing the essence of forms.

  • Tuesdays and Fridays, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM: Instruction and discussion.
  • Communication with instructor for commentary on individual practice.
  • The class will use a combination of communication tools, including Zoom, linked to a camera, recorded videos and email correspondence for individual guidance, etc.
  • The instructor will provide the zoom meeting information, as well as a brief introduction on how to use Zoom.


Tuesday & Friday
1:00 PM – 2:30 PM
Instructor: Sungsook Setton