Workshop "Sumi-e Plein Air: Landscape Painting

April 5, 2014
Event By: Frist Center for the Visual Arts Address: 919 Broadway - Downtown Nashville, TN 37203 Email: mail@fristcenter.org Phone: (615) 244-3340

Draw creative inspiration from the Frist Center’s exhibition Looking East: Western Artists and the Allure of Japan and learn about the culture that inspired the exhibition’s masterworks. Following a tour of the exhibition, participants will enjoy a plein air workshop at Cheekwood’s Japanese Garden, Shomu-En. Frist Center Associate Educator for Community Engagement Rosemary Brunton will teach the basics of sumi-e, traditional Japanese ink wash painting, and combine them with the watercolor techniques of plein air landscapes to build unique creations of your very own. All levels of artistry welcome.

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