What you will do
Two session course
Join Talia at the beautiful historic Burgh house, Hampstead, and learn to paint lotus flowers and kingfishers, using traditional Japanese brushes, ink and fine paper. You will also learn about core feature and ideas of this way of painting, alongside key brush strokes of this technique.
Based on simplicity and minimalism, this work is a form of active mediation, a training of discipline of hands and mind. It enhance self confidence and flow with brush, promoting new sets of drawing skills.
Each lesson, in this short course series, will begin with a brief introduction and demonstration by Talia, you will learn various brush strokes and exercises accompanied with study sheets, plenty of practice time, 1-2-1 tutorial, group discussion and light refreshment. You will be making your very own finished painting each workshop.
We ensure quality. If your class doesn't reach your expectations, we'll give your money back.
About your host, Talia LeHavi Studio
Talia LeHavi is a professional artist and a certified teacher of Japanese ink painting based in London. She has many years experience as a creative artist and a teacher of ink painting, calligraphy & watercolour techniques, with rich knowledge of the arts of east Asia and its ink painting tradition.
Talia has been teaching and lecturing at various museums, RHS gardens, art councils and associations in the UK and worldwide.
* No previous experience in art or ink painting is required. This workshop is designed for a mixed level abilities, and Talia will offer 1-2-1 time for each student to progress in their own rhythm.* Professional tools and materials and are all supplied for the course as well as light refreshments.* A short list of what students can bring, will be sent to all participants* Professional calligraphy sets, brushes and paper can be purchased during the course* Due to the heritage nature of Burgh house, places are limited to 12* Buttery cafe at Burgh house will be open for light lunch, tea & coffee from 11am till 5pm* Nearest tube: Hampstead / Northern Line* Course fees : £165 to include all your tools & materials, course's worksheets and light refreshment
Flexible cancellation policy
Any class can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. See cancellation policy.