Calligraphy & Brush Painting Course
Our Calligraphy & Brush Painting course lets students learn this beautiful art. Students can study at the Central Academy for Fine Art, Beijing's top art school, or combine this course with another main program, studying two or three times a week at SCIC Beijing's Cultural center. This course is suitable for established artists and complete beginners, as well as anyone interested in Chinese art and culture. It is taught mostly in Chinese with an English interpreter provided.
On this course students can learn the basics of calligraphy and brush painting and express themselves! Learning calligraphy is fun and creative, stimulating both body and mind. Students can gain insights into Chinese culture while also participating in social activities and experiences! Travel opportunities are also available for anyone wanting to explore this amazing country. With SCIC an exceptional China experience awaits you!
Intro to Chinese Calligraphy and Brush Painting >>
1. Central Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing
-8:30 Am-11am (Monday to Friday)
2. SCIC Beijing Culture Center
-2-3:30 Pm (Tuesday and Thursday)
Single / Combined Courses:
Students have two options - choose one subject as your main focus or combine two together! Choose from Chinese Calligraphy and any of our other courses including Medicine, Cookery and Dance! For more details please see the relevant web-pages or contact us.
Study & Training Contents
Students will learn the techniques of using Chinese ink and brush to do Chinese writing for both practical and artistic purposes. Students will learn the strokes, methods, and oriental perspective of calligraphy. Students can improve their character writing and learn how to use beautiful calligraphic styles when writing characters. In addition, they will learn the techniques of Chinese brush painting, including painting flowers, birds, animals and landscapes.
Teachers & Artists
SCIC has invited renowned artists and experienced teachers and students from the Central Academy of Fine Arts in Beijing to give workshops to our students. All calligraphy and brush painting workshops will be taught and demonstrated by professionals.
SCIC Activities After Class
Experience Local Lifestyles in Beijing
SCIC arranges social activities for all students on the Total Program, ensuring you have a fun-filled experience of China! Including cultural shows, clubbing nights, special meals, traditional festival celebrations and more. More Info>>
Study Chinese Culture & Arts
Our workshops are a unique opportunity for our participants to experience some of China's traditional skills and crafts. All workshops are taught by professionals and are available for students on the Total Program. More Info>>
Visit Historical Attractions in Beijing
Tours provide students with the opportunity to discover famous historical and cultural attractions in Beijing. Available for all students on the Total Program. More Info>>
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Choose from two types of accommodation available at campus including single rooms and shared rooms. More Info >>
Dates & Fees
Choose a Standard program or a Total program that covers Beijing tours, social activities and cultural workshops. More Info >>
How to apply
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