Sumi-e (Japanese ink painting) Workshop Part 6: "Poppy with Butterfly" with Akemi Lucas


Regular price £30.00

Sumi-e (Japanese Ink Painting) workshop "Poppy with Butterfly"

Date: 8th May 2021, Saturday

Time: 10:30-13:00 (2.5 hours lesson,10 minutes break in between)

Instructor's profileAkemi Lucas ( click name for instructor's page)

Online tool:  ZOOM (link will be sent to you after your purchase**)

Ticket Price:

  • £30 - Single person ticket

Ticket sales will close at 5pm on 7th May 2021, Friday.

Ticket with calligraphy equipment set:

  • £40 - Single person ticket with 1 thin brush set
  • £82 - Single person ticket with 1 full calligraphy equipment set

(Incl. first class shipping fee inside the mainland UK. Please see below for equipment details and the photo.)

Ticket with a brush or calligraphy equipment set sales will close on 28th April 2021, Wednesday.

Precautions: Over 15 years old

Please read the Terms carefully and make sure that you understand them before you submit your form.

**If you don't receive any information one day before the class, please send an email here:

* Left: Image of instructions you'll practice at workshop

* Right: Sample image of coloured "Poppy with Butterfly" - Akemi will show/explain to you how to use colours for you to draw afterwards. ( You will NOT draw coloured "Poppy with Butterfly" in the class.)

Workshop plan

Please be prepared 10 minutes before the workshop starts.

  1. Greeting
  2. Warm-up exercises
  3. Introduction of brush techniques-leaves, flower petals, buds, stems and butterfly. All with black ink.
    (10min break time)
  4. Layout and ink control
  5. Order of painting
  6. Completing artworks
  7. Explaining how to use colours for Poppy with Butterfly
  8. Q&A time

Akemi will assess your work for comments by sending your work through HYPER JAPAN after the workshop.

* Image of Akemi's students for online and on-site workshops

Equipment needed for the class

Please prepare this equipment by yourself before the workshop starts.

  1. 2 Brushes (Japanese Calligraphy Brushes - 1 x thick and 1 x thin brush - or watercolour paint brush)
  2. Ink: Black calligraphy ink ( or black watercolour ink)
  3. Paper: Calligraphy - Hanshi – paper, roughly 30 papers ( or packing papers)
  4. Three small plates for ink
  5. Cloth (Felt): put under the paper.
  6. Paperweight (or anything heavy to put on the paper or Washi paper to fix)
  7. Water for washing brush & diluting ink ( water in a jam jar )
  8. Some Kitchen towel or tissue papers

* Image of equipment you will need for the workshop

💫 Details of full calligraphy equipment set for sale

  1. 1 x Calligraphy - Hanshi - Paper set (contains 100 pieces)
  2. 1 x Black Calligraphy Ink bottle
  3. 1 x Cloth (Felt) to put under the paper
  4. 1 x Brush (Thick) : Koshu Original - pictured in the main calligraphy set on a felt.
  5. 1 x Brush (Thin): pictured below on further left.

* Image of calligraphy equipment set for sale ( Calligraphy equipment set will be sent to you by the instructor directly. Colour of brush may vary.)

💫 Details of thin brush for sale

One of the thin brush pictured below will be sent to you directly by the instructor.