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24th July-29th July 2017

'Chinese painting - birds and flowers'
Maggie Cross.

2018 Course listing coming soon.

Thursday 27th to Saturday 29th July
Maggie will demonstrate traditional Chinese flower and bird painting. She will also work from seasonal live flowers and explain how to develop a sketch into a completed composition in the Chinese style. Although the emphasis will be on freestyle techniques there will be an opportunity to work in the more detailed meticulous style. You will be shown how to back your work ready for framing and can then stand back and admire your achievements!
Please note: Maggie will bring a supply of materials for loan or sale.
Chinese Birds MAGGIE CROSS grew up in Hong Kong where she learnt to speak Cantonese and write Chinese characters. She later studied Chinese painting. Since she has lived in the UK she has continued to practise the art and has taught it for many years. Maggie has produced two books on the subject and is in the process of writing a third. She also exhibits and sells her paintings and gives talks and demonstrations to art groups.


Course Cost for 3 days 123.
Non Refundable Deposit 50.