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Portia La Touche

New landscape techniques fresh from Beijing

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Portia recently returned from studying in China with Professor Su of Beijing University Art Dept. and shared a new technique of painting landscapes that is popular in China. The technique involves crinkling the rice paper in specific directions to create textures and then touching only the tops of the crinkles with the side of the brush, allowing the white of the paper to persist.

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Dream Journey to China 2013

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American Artists Dream Journey, organized by Ning Yeh, master Chinese Brush Painter and his master organizer wife, Lingchi Yeh, of Oriental Art Supply. A three week journey in April of artists to Beijing, Zhengzhou, Heze, Qufu, Jinan, Shanghai, Tunxi and Hong Village, Huangshan …

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