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Felice Vuylsteke
Bruges, Belgium
BE Belgium
It was during springtime in the year 2015 I first had an encounter with Chinese calligraphy. I was a student at that time going for my bachelor’s degree in IT. Every Wednesday evening there was…
Mar Lajarín
Madrid
ES Spain
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Nombre: Mar Lajarín. Página web: http://www.marlajarin.com Nací en Madrid en 1962. Durante algunos años firmé mis obras como Laval, aunque ahora prefiero poner mis iniciales ML. Desde el año 2013 también firmo con caracteres chinos…
Franck Rollier
Lyon, which is the second city in France
FR France
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I would say a quite weird origin is that I completely don’t know why I love to paint like I do,except that  it’s my natural way of  thinking paintings. When I try to understand further, I picture those…
Beppe Mokuza
Headquarter in Alba (Italy – Piemonte) but I have students all over Europe and some secondary workshop places like in the Netherlands, Germany and France.
IT Italy
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I am Italian and I have been teaching traditional Chinese painting for 25 years. I was involved into art because 30 years ago I started to practice Zen meditation (zazen) and in the dojo where…
Kalpa MacLachlan: Sumi-E Atelier
Groningen
NL Netherlands
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From my very childhood I love to draw and paint and from there the desire grew to make painting my profession. I was accepted at the Academy of Fine Arts in Groningen, a city in…
Carmen Moreno (KiMai)
Soy de Barcelona (España) pero actualmente vivo en Granada
ES Spain
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Mi escuela se llama ShodoArt.  “Entiendo el mundo a través del arte, siento a través del arte, lloro a través del arte….. No se vivir sin arte… toda mi vida ha girado a través de…
Virginia Lloyd-Davies
Fairfield, VA
US United States
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Name: Virginia Lloyd-Davies, Joyful Brush® (that’s my trademarked business name). My Chinese name is Wei Jen (see my paintings for the Mandarin characters) In 1976 I enrolled in a Chinese Brush Painting workshop in Manhattan….
Mo Feisheng 墨蜚聲
Rio Rancho, New Mexico, USA
US United States
Name: Meredith McPherson Artistic/studio name (given to me by master calligrapher Liang Zongheng) is Mo Feisheng 墨蜚聲 While I was working at the Smithsonian Institution in Washington D.C., I asked Professor I-Hsiung Ju, (who lived…
Casey Shannon
Carmel, California and Portland, Oregon
US United States
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Art as Healing My artistic journey began, like many artists, in grammar school and continued through high school. I seemed to be happiest and closest to my spirit with pen and brush in my hand….
Gail Threinen
Lakeway, Texas
US United States
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Gail has always worked in the arts including music, theatre and painting. While earning her degree in Directing for the Theatre, she did her costume, set and lighting design renderings in traditional watercolor. But it…
Chinese Brush Painting Classes ,Adult/senior program Teacher Robert Santee
Ridgewood,New Jersey Phone -201-670-5560
US United States
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Been Painting now for 8 years started with a Chinese art teacher .I like to do and teach free hand water colors.I do sell my art work, i do not do commissions.
Heather MacDonald
Ottawa
CA Canada
I developed an interest and fascination with oriental arts and philosophies in my teens. Eventually I began studying calligraphy with a Japanese master calligrapher/painter, Sensei Tomoko Kodama.  Mrs. Kodama mentored me to begin teaching and…
Autumn Thoughts.
Oldenzaal
NL Netherlands
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My name is Louise van Eenennaam I started painting the Oriental way in 2002, seeking peace in my hectic live.  I founded Atelier MeiMei-Art in 2005, to propagate the Oriental culture and art. My favourite…
RaggedyBird.com Studio – RaggedyDragon.com Gallery
Edinburgh
GB United Kingdom
RAGGEDYBIRD.com With a strict focus on Traditional Lingnan (Chao Shao-an) style I feel my own path is worthy of being shared to those who wish also to follow such “correct” behavior in Chinese Art. Western…
Ru Xi of Silk Scroll Arts
Sydney
AU Australia
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Chinese ink painting and calligraphy has been a practice of mine since five years of age. Remembering when I was young, my grandfather used to practice calligraphy in his spare time and I would help him…
Waina
Oxford
GB United Kingdom
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Biography Waina Cheng was born in Lanzhou, China and brought up in Singapore. She began formal training at the age of eight with Chinese master painter Dr Chen Wen Hsi and studied Chinese Calligraphy and…
Bonnie Canning   康宝宁 Kāng Băo Níng
Lady Lake, Florida
US United States
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Origin Story: Ever since I remember, I have had a fascination with foreign countries and cultures. I’d study maps and read library books for hours. My favorite was always China. I began drawing and painting…
Jekaterina Belajeva 白凯夏
Riga
LV Latvia
History: I am artist, illustrator, teacher of arts for children and adults. I felt in love with Chinese painting ~10-12 years ago when I tried to found the best art-therapy technique for pregnant women group…
廖勤 Liao Qin, 中央美术学院中国画学院教师  Professor at China Central Academy of Fine Arts, School of Traditional Chinese Painting
Beijing
CN China
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Biography 1981年生于湖南 2001年毕业于中央美术学院附中; 2005年毕业于中央美术学院中国画系水墨人物专业本科,获文学学士学位; 2010年毕业于中央美术学院中国画学院人物造型专业研究生,获文学硕士学位;同年留校任教于中央美术学院中国画学院至今,中国美术家协会会员。 中国画作品参展“第五、六届中国北京国际美术双年展”、“第四、五届全国青年美展”、“第十二届全国美展”、“第四届全国中国画大展”,“首届中国美术馆收藏青年美术家作品展”、“纪念中国人民抗战暨世界反法西斯战争胜利70周年全国美展”、“纪念中国工农红军长征胜利80周年美展”、“中华民族大团结全国美展”、“亚洲国际艺术节”等;多幅作品被中国美术馆、中央美院美术馆、加拿大、日本、韩国等海内外艺术机构所收藏。 Born in Hunan in 1981 In 2001 graduated from Central Academy of Fine Arts middle school; In 2005 graduated from Central Academy of Fine Arts, Bachelor of Arts on…
Patricia Larkin Green
Chicago, Illinois
US United States
“As in life, if you make a mistake, you must go on, you cannot cover it up. The sumi-e tradition of Asian ink painting from teacher to student moves in a continuum, with no end…
Gohitsu Shodo Studio – Esteban Martinez
Providence
US United States
Gohitsu Shodo Studio lives at the intersection of Japanese Calligraphy, Martial Arts and Zen, also known as KEN ZEN SHO training. ESTEBAN MARTINEZ Esteban Martinez has been training in Aikido for 22 years and holds…
Darlene Kaplan
Alexandria, Virginia
US United States
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I made the switch from oils to oriental brush painting style when I was taking martial arts. My teacher was Chinese and he advised me to try this style of art so I did. Fell…
RaggedyBird.com Studio – RaggedyDragon.com Gallery
Edinburgh
GB United Kingdom
RAGGEDYBIRD.com Being an Animation Engineer  (www.iClonia.com) time is not on your side. Recently I created an animation called “The Chinese Garden” and it was created from an old 2200 year old Qin dynasty ink drawing….
Reyes Muñoz
Sevilla
ES Spain
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Mi nombre es Reyes Muñoz, historiadora del arte y artista plástica. Soy de Sevilla (España) Desde pequeña siempre estuve interesada por el mundo de las imágenes, todo lo visual, que plasmaba en sencillos dibujos. Más…
Fumiyo Yoshikawa
Bay Area of San Francisco
US United States
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I am from Kyoto, Japan and currently living in the Bay Area of San Francisco. My grand father introduced me to the antiques, old paintings, crafts, furniture and etc and decided to learn more about Japanese…
Artist Nan Rae
Los Angeles
US United States
A charmed visit to Monet’s home in Giverny became a moment of destiny when I saw his collection of Japanese Woodblock prints. As a Western artist, I began a search into the art of the…
A Sumi-E Artist María Papp
US United States
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María Papp is an educator, a linguist, and a Sumi’e artist. She studied art at The Institute Of FineArts in Buenos Aires, Argentina, her place of birth. Learned the classical academy tradition at the age…
Mariano Soto
Ciudad de México y España
MX Mexico
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Licenciado en Bellas Artes por la Universidad de Barcelona, amplió sus estudios en distintas escuelas y universidades de Italia. Tras años de experimentación con distintas técnicas pictóricas, centrado especialmente en la investigación y práctica de…
Su Peng
Devon
GB United Kingdom
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I’m Peng Su 鹏苏, originally from North China and taught by my great-grandpa Baozhang. I now live in the UK — painting exhibiting and tutoring in Chinese watercolour and Japanese Sumi-e painting. About me As a…
Julia Martin ~ Brushstroke Poems
South Coast
GB United Kingdom
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I am a Chinese Brush Painting Artist and enthusiast, working from my studio ‘Brushstroke Poems’.  I have been solely dedicated to Chinese Brush Painting for over twelve years and have been tutored by both Chinese…
Eric Marié réalisant une peinture chinoise
Beaussais-Vitré (79370)
FR France
Eric Marié pratique depuis plus de trente ans la peinture et la calligraphie chinoises. Il a été formé entièrement en Chine populaire et à Taiwan, auprès de plusieurs maîtres qui lui ont permis d’acquérir une…
Peter Kocak 渝霖
Presov city
SK Slovakia
Techniques: classic ink brush, chinese paper, ink Art for Sale: please send me a message. Art Album: please visit my online album.  Teaching: I am university art college professor, teaching printmaking art, engraving, but I do workshops in…
小池  (楊萬里)  PEQUEÑO ESTANQUE (Poema de Yang Wanli)
Ciudad de Buenos Aires
AR Argentina
Profesor de Caligrafía China y Pintura China en el Instituto Confucio Universidad de Buenos Aires.
张九州 Zhang Jiu Zhou
Beijing
CN China
I value independence most. I hope after I die, my artworks can continue my life for me. When I was little, my family was very poor. I loved doodling on paper. After over 30 years…
Huang GuoHong 黄国鸿
She County
CN China
I was 6 when I started painting. It was my father’s influence, not my own initiative. When I was six, I was in my first year at school. One day, in my school art class,…
97 x 60 cm
Cologne
DE Germany
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My Chinese name is Binghu Shanren. My studio name is : the studio in the old harbor and also studio at the icelake. I was about 20 years old around 1968 I saw Chinese and…
bird
She County
CN China
从小就爱画画,但一开始父辈没有这种意识,我也没有上过专门的艺术学校,都是自学。兴趣是最好的老师,我这样坚持了三十多年。基本上能者为师,向古人学,向书本学,向朋友学。这个与油画不一样,需要专门的培训。中国画,写意画,是老师教不出来的。因为老师没有办法把他的生活经历教给你,每个人的生活历练都不一样的,画出来的意境也不一样。油画可以复制,临摹;但是中国画不可以的,当时的心境、状况都不一样的,同一个人画的画也不一样。这也是中国画特殊的地方。中国画要在特殊的状况下一气呵成,只能作加法,不能作减法。油画如果出错可以之后修改,但中国画不可以的。 I loved painting when I was little. At that time, my parents were not aware of importance to cultivate children’s hobbies. I didn’t go to any special art school. I learned all on my own….