OAS Life is a network of how-to instruction on all things related to Chinese brush painting, calligraphy and Sumi-e. Subjects will range from painting flowers, animals, landscapes, calligraphy, marbling, fine line(gong-bi) and so much more! Embark on this delightful journey of passion, joy and art of Oriental brush painting!
It is the perfect place for getting step-by-step painting instructions, inspirational content and lovely story telling filled with wealth of knowledge into Chinese culture, symbolism and Chinese traditions.
The detail on this composition is breathtaking. Ning walks you through each stroke of these wonderfully detailed and expressive versions of this gorgeous animal. Great for developing line, shape work, and color usage.
30 years ago, Ning started at the LA county fair with a family to support and nothing in his pocket but two horses. With the weight of 400 years of family tradition, Ning built an art and teaching practice whose influence spans then entire globe on the backs of these two horses. The strokes work ...