Tuesday, June 1, 2010

Chinese Watercolor Painting Demo - Tree Ripened Loquats with Henry Li

Loquats are unusual among fruit trees in that the flowers appear in the early winter, and the fruits are ripe in early spring. This golden fruit is a very common subject matter in traditional Chinese painting. 

Colors used: Marie's Chinese watercolors (Gamboge Yellow, Orange Yellow and Verminion, Indigo Blue and Burnt Tea(dark brown). ]

Brush used: Piston-filler Waterbrush Pens

Paper: Single Layer Xuan(Shuan or Shuen) Rice Paper

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