Visual Arts Centre

专业室内设计课程就在视觉艺术中心!
Courses
Professional Chinese Calligraphy & Ink Painting Course
专业书法与水墨课程
Professional Chinese Calligraphy & Ink Painting Course
专业书法与水墨课程
New Season Open!
From 13 July
Saturday 1pm-3pm
MacPherson Art Studio 麦波申画室
专业室内设计课程就在视觉艺术中心!
Courses
Professional Chinese Calligraphy & Ink Painting Course
专业书法与水墨课程
Professional Chinese Calligraphy & Ink Painting Course
专业书法与水墨课程
New Season Open!
From 13 July
Saturday 1pm-3pm
MacPherson Art Studio 麦波申画室
NEW ART COURSE - Suitable for beginners ( FOR KIDS, YOUTHS/TEENS & ADULT)

Professional Chinese Calligraphy and Ink Painting Course 专业水墨和书法课程

Visual Arts Centre offers a Professional Chinese Calligraphy and Ink Painting Course suitable for beginners and even for those with previous experience. Fully guided by our Chinese ink painting and calligraphy master artist, learners from ages seven and above may join this course combining 45minutes of Chinese Calligraphy learning and 1H 15minutes of Chinese ink painting in each session. 

Over a course of ten sessions, learners shall acquire a foundational level of experience in the practise of Chinese calligraphy and ink painting. 

About this Professional Chinese Calligraphy & Ink Painting Course 专业水墨和书法课程

Every Saturday, 1pm-3pm at MacPherson studio, 10sessions at $680nett with all Chinese Calligraphy and Ink Painting materials provided

Bilingual guidance, English and Mandarin speaking. Suitable for non-Mandarin speakers that is interested in Chinese Calligraphy and Ink Painting culture!

Register Here!

Students learning from our professional teachers during class at Visual Arts Centre Singapore

Students practising to write Chinese Calligraphy from our professional teacher during class

Students learning from our professional teachers during class at Visual Arts Centre Singapore

Students learning from our professional teacher doing demonstration on Chinese Calligraphy and Ink Painting during class

Interested to learn Chinese Calligraphy, but also keen to learn Chinese Ink Painting? Visual Arts Centre is providing The Best Professional Chinese Calligraphy and Ink Painting course (10 sessions available) in Singapore!

The BEST Professional Chinese Calligraphy and Ink Painting Course in Singapore is here! With a combination of Calligraphy and Ink Painting, this is a fully guided art class with a fruitful programme of art learning – one hour calligraphy and one hour ink painting. Suitable for those passionate in calligraphy and ink painting, art learners and beginners would be able to accomplish an artwork and fast-forward their art learning with an appreciation and understanding of the Chinese Calligraphy and Chinese Ink Painting! With our professional art instructor’s step-by-step demonstration of art techniques and detailed explanation on the approach and methods, personalised instruction and advice based on individual artworks at each step, art learners will be fully guided to complete an Chinese Calligraphy and Ink Painting artwork during each session. You can learn with ease and enjoy the process of creating your very own Chinese Calligraphy and Ink Painting artwork.

At the end of the session, you can even take home your masterpiece or frame it to have it displayed!

Suitable for beginners, our professional Chinese Calligraphy & Ink Painting classes are held at Visual Arts Centre 

MacPherson Art Studio: located right opposite MacPherson MRT exit A with 2 mins walk to AZ@Paya Lebar Building 

With our professional art instructor’s step-by-step demonstration of Chinese Calligraphy & Ink Painting techniques and detailed explanation on the approach and methods, personalised instruction and advice based on individual artworks at each step, Chinese Calligraphy & ink painting learners will be fully guided to complete an Chinese Calligraphy & ink painting artwork during each session.
Professional Chinese Ink Painting and Calligraphy Workshop at Visualartscentre Singapore

All Chinese Calligraphy and Ink Painting art materials provided!

Professional Chinese Ink Painting Course at Visual Arts Centre

Students learning Chinese Ink Painting from our professional teachers during class

Students learning from our professional teachers during class at Visual Arts Centre Singapore

Student practising Chinese Ink Painting on rice paper during class

Students learning from our professional teachers during class at Visual Arts Centre Singapore

Professional Chinese Calligraphy and Ink Painting sharing theory knowledge during class

Learning contents of this Professional Chinese Calligraphy & Ink Painting course:

  1. Learn the basic structure and stroke writing skills of regular script, running script and official script, the meaning of radicals of Chinese characters
  2. learn the structural rules of Chinese characters,
  3. Learn to write four-character idioms, Tang poems and Song lyrics, couplets, etc. to enhance the meaning of your artwork

The teacher explains and demonstrates throughout the process, allowing students to learn calligraphy writing skills, while also improving your ancient Chinese and Chinese language and Chinese Ink painting skills.

The Chinese Calligraphy and Ink Painting class is an interactive art session conducted in a clear and guided manner by Visual Arts Centre’s professional art instructor(s) and include step by step demonstration, with art learners being able to follow through the steps, receive tips and guidance at each step and be able to complete an Chinese Calligraphy and Ink Painting artwork at the end of 2 Hours. The art class has a 5-8pax capacity and is suitable for anyone from 7 years old and across experiences. This course is the first of its kind in Singapore, and we are sure it will help you gain more knowledge of this traditional art medium.

Advantages of our Professional Chinese Calligraphy and Ink Painting Course at Visual Arts Centre Singapore

+ High quality, professional Chinese calligraphy and ink painting class style so you can accomplish one artwork per session.

+ 2 Hours per session with step by step guidance and live demonstration from our professional art instructor.

+ Suitable for beginners, kids from 6 years old to teenagers to adults of all ages.

+ Small class size 5pax-8pax with feedback and direct tips and instruction for Chinese Calligraphy and Ink Painting during the art class.

+ Learn Chinese calligraphy through the academy school approach, able to utilise these skills and enhance your Chinese ink painting ability

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The courses are rich in content and are tailored to the learners with different Chinese language and writing levels. Personalized Professional Chinese Calligraphy and Ink Painting course starts from the basic level and proceeds step by step, suitable for beginners and Improvement of different calligraphy and ink painting levels.

Learning Objectives in Professional Chinese Calligraphy and Ink Painting Course

Chinese Calligraphy 

  • Learn the basic structure and stroke writing skills of regular script, running script and official script, the meaning of radicals of Chinese characters
  • Learn the structural rules of Chinese character shapes, and guide students to write four-character idioms, Tang poems and Song lyrics, couplets, etc
    The teacher explains and demonstrates throughout the process, allowing students to While learning calligraphy writing skills, you can also improve your ancient Chinese and Chinese language skills.
 

Our professional instructors are trained to provide art instruction and guidance from a foundational level. This is to bridge any previous knowledge, and to better guide complete beginners through a step-by-step approach for Chinese Calligraphy and Ink Painting.

Learn the basics of the classic Chinese Ink Painting subjects like “Four Gentlemen” of – Plum Blossoms, Chrysanthemum, Orchids & Bamboo.

Who Should Sign Up For Chinese Calligraphy and Ink Painting class and How Does it Compare with Oil Painting or Acrylic Painting?

What to expect for this Chinese Calligraphy and Ink Painting Course:

Chinese Ink Painting is a representation of Chinese Art. Basic ink painting features the water and ink, black and white. Delving deeper into the Chinese Ink Art, there is the meticulous paintings of flowers like peonies and birds, with its vibrant colours. The features are realistic representation close subjects, abstraction of distant subjects, subtle colours and a rich artistic conception.

With a Chinese ink brush loaded with ink and water, compose your paintings on rice paper. Chinese calligraphy involves blending and tactful composition, expressing the essence and spiritual elements of the subjects.

This Chinese Calligraphy and Ink Painting art course is suitable for anyone with a passion for Art or specifically, Chinese calligraphy and Ink Painting. Suitable for students of 7 years and above and students that are interested in DSA Chinese Calligraphy. 
 
You’ll learn Chinese ink painting and calligraphy led by our instructor through step-by-step guidance and instruction, ensuring that you understand the principles of Chinese ink painting and calligraphy. Accomplish complete work in every lesson!
 

Students watching Chinese Calligraphy and Ink Painting demonstration from our professional teachers during class

About Ms Mo Ni:

Mo Ni’s art is a passionate reflection of the soul of nature and the inherent infinite opportunity offered by nature’s creations. Rich, fluid and robust colours accompanied by a combination of expressive representation of how nature and life entwine, has offered her audience a unique visual experience that evoke limitless imagination. Over the years, Mo Ni’s artworks have been favoured by collectors from all over the world. Moni is a renowned ink painter in Singapore and a disciple of Mr. Sun Qifeng, a master of Chinese painting. Her ink and wash works are dashing in brushstrokes and sound in images, with both meaning and spirit, and have won many awards. Her most famous series of Hu Ji is bold in color and bold in brushwork, with both solid brushwork outlining structural lines and ink painting splashes of color in capitals.

Mo Ni is truly a globalized citizen, she frequently travels between Asia, North America and the Europe continents in searching of novel inspiration for her artwork. She is deeply committed to the beliefs that “art is the creation of life”, and masterfully blends a variety of different mediums including oil, acrylic, traditional Chinese ink and color to create contemporary masterpieces. Mo Ni’s art is a passionate reflection of the soul of nature and the inherent infinite opportunity offered by nature’s creations. Rich, fluid and robust colors accompanied by a combination of expressive representation of how nature and life entwine, has offered her audience a unique visual experience that evoke limitless imagination. Over the years, Moni’s artworks have been favored by collectors from all over the world.

We also have Private Art Class one-to-one Professional Chinese Calligraphy and Ink Painting coaching !
Chinese Ink Painting VAC

Learn and master Chinese Ink Painting and Calligraphy skills on different subjects with our professional experienced art teachers. Tailor the sessions and learn Chinese Calligraphy according to your schedule and skill levels! All art materials are provided! 

Professional Chinese Calligraphy and Ink Painting Course Description

10 Sessions Professional Chinese Calligraphy & Chinese Ink Painting Course

Lesson Objective:

> Chinese Calligraphy and Ink Painting brush techniques, application and approaches, composition and style.

> Students will  learn the basic structure and stroke writing skills of regular script, running script and official script, the meaning of radicals of Chinese characters,
learn the structural rules of Chinese character shapes, and guide students to write four-character idioms, Tang poems and Song lyrics, couplets, etc.

> Gain a strong foundation to Chinese calligraphy techniques and calligraphy art, appreciation and understanding of Chinese Calligraphy, its approach and style(s)/school(s) of art

Price: $680nett for 10 sessions

All art materials and free flow of beverages (hot/cold water, tea and instant coffee) is provided in the course fee.

Course Schedule, Validity & Make Up Session(s):

Course Schedule: Saturday 1pm-3pm
Venue: VAC MacPherson Studio
This course allows for ongoing registration. The course duration is 10 sessions intended for once a week attendance. In the event of any missed session(s), the make up class is Wednesday 7:30pm-9:45pm at Dhoby Ghaut. 

 

专业水墨和书法课程:  10堂

教学对象:热爱艺术,对书法感兴趣的6岁以上学生和成人。

书法课程内容:学习楷书、行书、隶书的基本章法结构笔画书写技巧,汉字偏旁部首的涵义,学习汉字字形的结构规律,指导学员书写四字成语、唐诗宋词、对联等,老师全程讲解和示范,让学员在学习书法书写技巧的同时,提升古汉语和华文水平。

课程时间:
MacPherson Art Studio 星期六下午 1pm – 3pm。画室授课。学员可以随时报名加入课程。

Dhoby Ghaut Art Studio 星期三下午 11am-1pm。画室授课。学员可以随时报名加入课程。

收费: $680/十堂课。 每堂2小时。

包括 所有材料笔,墨,中国画颜料和宣纸。画室免费提供基本饮品:冷热水、茶包、咖啡。

快来加入我们热爱艺术的视觉艺术中心大家庭吧!

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Our Location

MacPherson Art Studio

Professional Chinese Calligraphy Course MacPherson art studio

Address:

AZ@Paya Lebar, 140 Paya Lebar Road, #03-04,
Singapore 409105

Exit from Macpherson MRT Station Exit A and turn left, we are right across the road, 1 minute walk away!

Our Location

Dhoby Ghaut Art Studio

chinese ink painting and calligraphy course Visual Arts Centre

Address:

10 Penang Road, #01-02 Dhoby Ghaut Green, Singapore 238469

Exit from Dhoby Ghaut MRT Station Exit B and turn left 20m, we are right above Dhoby Ghaut MRT, 1 minute walk away!

Registration & Fees

The art courses are only available at Dhoby Ghaut Art Studio.

10 Sessions Professional Chinese Calligraphy Course 中国专业书法课程10节课 (MacPherson)
$680
Location Visual Arts Centre MacPherson Art Studio
Validity
12 Weeks

All sessions are to be completed within the course duration stated. No refunds are provided for any courses/workshops/lesson purchased. Further extension of course validity of up to one month only may be provided with proof of overseas travel, hospitalization/medical certificate.

The course package(s) is/are valid within the stated date of registration. Each session under the adult and teenager course package is 2 hours 15 minutes. Visual Arts Centre reserves the right to reject/reschedule your lesson if you are late. Visual Arts Centre reserves the right to cancel/reschedule/postpone any course/session without prior notice. In the event that the course is unable to proceed due to unforeseen circumstances, a full refund of the fees will be provided. The registrant/guardian of the registrant indemnifies and holds Visual Arts Centre and/or its staff harmless from any losses sustained from any activity within the premises of Visual Arts Centre, including personal injury/loss or damages to property.

You will be redirected to the workshop registration page to fill in your enrolment details after you make payment. By clicking “Buy This Package”, you agree with our terms and conditions. Do note that there is no refund for signups.

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World of Manga [Foundation & Styling]

A manga art workshop for children and teenagers sounds like a fantastic idea! Here’s how you might structure it:
Introduction to Manga: Begin by introducing what manga is, its history, and its influence on popular culture worldwide. Show examples of different manga styles and genres to give participants an overview.
Basic Drawing Techniques: Start with the fundamentals of drawing, such as line work, shapes, and proportions. Provide step-by-step instructions on how to draw basic manga characters, focusing on simple shapes that can be built upon.
Character Design: Move on to character design concepts, including creating unique characters, designing their personalities, and developing backstories. Encourage participants to get creative and think outside the box.
Expression and Emotion: Teach how to convey emotions and expressions through facial expressions, body language, and positioning of characters. This can be a fun and interactive exercise where participants practice drawing various emotions.
Storytelling and Paneling: Explore the basics of storytelling in manga, including paneling techniques, pacing, and layout. Show examples of different panel structures and discuss how they affect the flow of the story.
Inking and Coloring: Introduce participants to inking techniques using pens or markers. You can also cover digital inking for those interested. Then, demonstrate basic coloring techniques using markers, colored pencils, or digital software.
Feedback and Collaboration: Provide opportunities for participants to share their work and receive feedback from their peers and instructors. Encourage collaboration by having them work together on short manga projects or collaborative drawings.
Final Showcase: End the workshop with a showcase of participants’ work. This could be in the form of an exhibition, digital gallery, or printed booklet. Celebrate everyone’s creativity and progress throughout the workshop.
Remember to create a supportive and encouraging environment where participants feel free to express themselves and explore their creativity. And don’t forget to have fun! Manga is all about imagination and passion, so let that spirit shine through in your workshop.

Academy Drawing Traditions

The academy drawing and sketching tradition, rooted in centuries of artistic practice, emphasizes disciplined study of form, proportion, and technique. Originating from Renaissance workshops and formalized by institutions like the Royal Academy, it prioritizes meticulous observation and mastery of fundamental skills. Students progress from basic exercises to complex compositions, learning to depict still life and common objects with precision and expression. This tradition values both classical principles and innovation, encouraging artists to push boundaries while maintaining a deep respect for tradition. Through rigorous training and critique, artists within this tradition cultivate a strong foundation for creative exploration and artistic excellence.

Chinese Ink Painting and Calligraphy

This course on Chinese ink painting and calligraphy introduces young learners to the rich traditions of Chinese art. Through hands-on activities, students explore the basics of brush techniques, ink control, and the delicate art of Chinese script. They learn to appreciate the cultural significance of calligraphy and painting, developing skills in creating elegant strokes and expressive brushwork. The course fosters creativity, patience, and fine motor skills, while also providing insights into Chinese history and aesthetics. By the end, children gain confidence in their artistic abilities and a deeper understanding of Chinese cultural heritage.

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