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Abstract Silk Painting


In this workshop, you'll explore incorporating ink-wash and silk painting into abstract painting. Using both traditional and contemporary materials such as natural silk, paper, ink, acrylic paint and mediums, you will experiment with the ancient techniques and learn new ways to incorporate them into contemporary practice. This workshop is designed to emphasize the influence of traditional Asian art on abstract painting. Artist will introduce historical and cultural aspects of the materials as well as his unique way to handle ink, acrylic paint and mixed media on silk. Students from all art backgrounds and experience are welcome in this workshop. Please check the DAC website for the supply list. Instructor and artwork by: Kenny Nguyen

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