Smiling Pig Lesson by Ning Yeh

Simple lesson on painting the pig
No. GLS044
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Purpose/Use: Step-by-step diagram and explanation of ink loading the brush to paint Ning Yeh's "Smiling Pig" lesson.
Material: paper booklet
Edition/Printed Language: English
No of papers: 8 pages
Overall Dimensions: 
11” x 8.5”, portrait orientation
Author/Artist: Ning Yeh
Additional Information: Ning suggests using a draft for the pig lesson. He uses Pi paper in most cases but you can also use newsprint if you have it.

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Wonderfully simple lesson with brush, ink and paper suggestion for anyone getting into the spirit of the season: Happy New Year! This Lunar New Year welcomes the "Year of the Pig". This lesson can be a wonderful way to introduce a new artist to brush loading and showcasing how the simple use of ink can show the various gradations of light to dark.

This lesson features the following OAS materials:

Brush(es): OAS Large Flow®, Mountain Horse Medium

Color(s): Best Bottle Ink

Paper(s): Step-by-step illustration features OAS' Feng paper and for an optional draft, the lesson features Pi Paper.

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