Courses and workshops 2021

The COVID-19 restrictions are leading in the continuation of the sumi-e lessons!

The following rules will apply:
* No more than 2 persons per lesson
* Stay at home if you have nasal cold, runny nose, sneezing, sore throat, light cough or slight temperature!

All painting materials will be cleaned thoroughly before and after usage.

Course at Ars Aemula Naturae FULL
Information is available on the website of ARS.

Course (8 lessons)
In this course we will pay attention to various aspects of working with ink on ricepaper, including mounting your work.
Course 1 FULL
Time: Monday evening 19.30 – 21.30 PM
Dates: 1, 15 Feb, 8, 22 Mar, 5, 19 Apr, 10, 24 May 2021
Course 2 FULL
Time: Monday evening 19.30 – 21.30 PM
Dates: 8 Feb, 1, 15, 29 Mar, 12, 26 Apr, 17, 31 May 2021
Costs: €150,- (including use of materials)


Workshops (1 lesson)

Ox (Saturday 6 February 2021) FULL
The Year of the Ox officially starts at the 12th of February, so we are just in time to paint this powerful animal.
10.00 – 12.00 AM

Ginkgo Biloba (Saturday 13 March 2021) FULL
The Ginkgo Biloba tree with its characteristic leaf shape and its symbolic meaning is an inspiring subject.
10.00 – 12.00 AM

Blossom (Saturday 24 April 2021) FULL
In April the blossom season starts again. Now is the right time to pay attention to one of the four most important subjects in sumi-e.
10.00 – 12.00 AM

Carp (koi) (Saturday 15 May 2021)
The Japanese koi, symbol of prosperity, good luck, power and joie de vivre can perhaps help us keep our hopes up in these difficult times.
10.00 – 12.00 PM

Costs: €25,- per lesson (including use of materials)


So, if you want to learn a new painting technique, practice your skills or just relax a little this spring, please sign up for one or more sumi-e lessons.