Create a Sweet Mood in Garden Scene
As one of the Zen Garden Serious, Berry ring will rock you into a sweet mood created in a loosed and free-hand structure. You may meditate in this soft and enjoyable season with imagination in your mind and actual piece in your hand.
Topics & techniques covered in the serious:
Editing your basic impression to garden
Clarifying color and value for meditative purpose
Wetting and loading brush techniques
Building contrast between foreground and background
Finalizing a harmonized painting with inner balance
Once you set up the ring structure, you may enjoy the freedom in the work frame, and the joy of creativity and concentration on your inner melody. You may go further practice with your choice of colours and forms to explore your dreamful garden scene.
Holding Master Degree in Art Education and over twenty-five years professional experiences, Wenyun Hua's art is a combination of Eastern and Western style, an expression of journey between the two cultures and common understanding. Currently she teaches Art Meditation, Chinese Brush Painting, Art in Mixed Media, Drawing and Painting, Watercolour Woodblock Printmaking courses in various professional art education and art school settings in Toronto, CANADA.
She has greatest passion to share the joy of breaking boundary, open-mind and unlimited creativities. She gained a numerous grants and awards for her art and teaching. Her artwork can be found in collections throughout North America, Europe, Australia and Asia.
StartDemonstration I - Paper preparation (4:11)
StartDemonstration II - Loading Berries (3:26)
StartDemonstration III - Adding Details and Structure (2:20)
StartDemonstration IV - Vine Structure (4:07)
StartDemonstration V - Enrich Green to Support the Berry Red (5:39)
StartDemonstration VI - Balancing and Highlight (4:05)