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2024

22 June 2024

Children’s Workshops: Chinese Ink Painting and Experimental Collage

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2024

22 June 2024

Children’s Workshops: Chinese Ink Painting and Experimental Collage

Book your tickets here

About

Join Bookliner at Pitzhanger Manor and Gallery for a thrilling workshop that will unleash creativity and take your artistic skills to new heights! Bookliner’s aim is to introduce the mesmerizing art of contemporary ink collage painting, where you’ll have the chance to explore and experiment with a variety of techniques to create one-of-a kind masterpieces. Get ready to let your imagination run wild!

Chinese ink has a rich history and cultural heritage that spans thousands of years. It’s like a secret treasure chest of artistic wonders, deeply rooted in the development of Chinese calligraphy and painting traditions. Embodying the principles of harmony, balance, and simplicity, Chinese ink art will captivate your heart and ignite your artistic spirit.

What to expect from our workshop

Unveiling the World of Contemporary Ink Collage Painting:

  • Take a thrilling journey through the history and evolution of ink collage painting.
  • Discover the magical materials and tools that bring these artworks to life.

Diving into Ink Techniques:

  • Immerse yourself in a world of ink wonders as we introduce you to different types of ink and their unique characteristics.
  • Watch in awe as we demonstrate and guide you through various ink application techniques, including mesmerising brushwork, captivating washes, and ink splattering that will leave you spellbound.

Unleashing Your Collage Superpowers:

  • Prepare to unlock your inner collage genius as we introduce you to a vast array of materials, from papers to fabrics and even found objects.
  • Dive into the art of layering, tearing, and composition to create stunning and visually captivating artworks that will leave everyone in awe.

Mastering Composition and Expressive Techniques:

  • Learn the secrets of composition in ink collage painting, and watch your artworks come to life with perfect balance and harmony.
  • Let your emotions and stories flow as you experiment with expressive techniques like mesmerising mark-making, texture creation, and pattern development.

These workshops are presented by bookliner publishing and education.

“bookliner” was established by two artists who believe in the transformative potential of art to enrich lives and inspire self-discovery. We emphasis personal growth, storytelling, memories, and narratives, and connecting art to well-being. We place a strong emphasis on the value of observation, recognizing its capacity to facilitate introspection and provide a profound understanding of both ourselves and our surroundings. Our approach to creativity is context-driven, responding to conditions and constraints rather than being solely goal-oriented.

bookliner publishing and education

Please Note

  • Advance booking is strongly recommended.
  • Tickets grant entry to workshop and Pitzhanger Manor & Gallery, including exhibitions.

Date and Time


22 June (Saturday)
10.15 am – 11.00 am
11.15 am – 12.00 pm

Ages

Workshops intended for children aged 7+

Venue

Pitzhanger Manor & Gallery
Ealing Green, London W5 5EQ

Education Room

Tickets

£10 per child (ticket grants entry to one accompanying adult )

Tickets grant entry to workshop and Pitzhanger Manor & Gallery, including exhibitions.

Contact Us

PITZHANGER MANOR & GALLERY
Ealing Green, London
W5 5EQ
Reception: 020 3985 8888
Venue Hire: 020 3994 0966
Office: 020 3994 0967
pitzhanger@pitzhanger.org.uk

Wednesday - Sunday: 10:00 - 17:00
First Thursday of the month: 10:00 - 20:00
Monday - Tuesday: Closed
Bank Holidays: 10:00 - 17:00

Last admissions one hour before closing

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