Origins of Painting: Landscape Lesson

No. GLS041
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Wonderfully simple but extremely satisfying lesson walking you through the writing of the Chinese word for landscape and evolving the strokes into a simple landscape and waterfall painting.

12 pages.

Lesson can be executed with a single brush (OAS Flow (S) or OAS Pre - Flow), OAS Best Bottle Ink and Calligraphy Grid and Pi Paper (P11A) all sold separately

Wonderfully simple lesson can be done with a single brush, ink and paper. Deeply meaningful exercise that progresses you through four different styles of writing the words mountain and water which when written together form the Chinese word for landscape. Eventually this leads to a simple landscape painting on OAS Pi Paper depicting a harmonious blending mountains and water in the form a river winding its way through a misty mountain ending in a waterfall.

The lesson is complete stand-alone but there is video of the both the calligraphy strokes and the landscape painting available at for individual purchase or as part of the OASlife membership.

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