- In Action
Ning's instruction makes painting the complicated, multi-petaled mum easy.
Learn how to paint this floral representative of virtuous fortitude and longevity, the Chrysanthemum. A feature of this lesson is an example of the technique of painting white flowers on colored paper.
Ning shares photo studies, examples of his finished pieces, film of China and detailed lectures to inform the student of the spiritual nature of each subject and the materials and techniques used to render them. He provides stroke-by-stroke instruction in a friendly conversational style that makes brush painting "a piece of cake".