Ngan Siu-Mui Art School

Online lessons ~ Private Lessons ~ Group Lessons ~

seal-fungcheung Chinese Watercolor Painting
seal-fungcheung Chinese Calligraphy

seal-fungcheung Online lessons break the barriers of geography

Artist Ngan Siu-Mui is currently offering online lessons in Chinese Calligraphy and Chinese Watercolor Painting for all art lovers over the world. Traditional and creative Chinese brush strokes are taught in order to control movement, ink, water and colors on Chinese art paper. No previous art background is necessary; curiosity and an open mind is all that is needed.

seal-fungcheung General Information

Private online lessons on Chinese Painting or Calligraphy

  • Date and time: according to the student's and the teacher's schedule.
  • Duration: one hour.
  • Teacher: Ngan Siu-Mui.
  • Subject: according to your level as advised by the teacher.
  • One online lesson consists of two parts:
    • 1) Art techniques demonstration and explanation by the teacher.
    • 2) Your demonstration is guided by the teacher.
  • Before the lesson
    An art sample is sent by email to the student who has to print it out so that it can be use during the lesson.
  • After the lesson follow-up
    • 1) A video clip related to the lesson is sent to the student.
    • 2) Advice from the teacher for practicing (homework) via email.
  • Fees: 60$ cad per lesson (e-transfer or Paypal).
  • Please feel free to contact Ngan Siu-Mui.

Group online lessons on Chinese Painting or Calligraphy

  • Date and time
    • Mornings: Saturdays or Sundays from 10:00am to 12:00pm.
  • Duration: two hours.
  • Teacher: Ngan Siu-Mui.
  • Subject: selected by the teacher.
  • Each online lesson consists of two parts:
    • 1) Art techniques demonstration and explanation by the teacher.
    • 2) Demonstration by each participant commented by the teacher.
  • Before the lesson
    Art samples will be sent to the student to be printed out so that it can be used during the lesson.
  • After the lesson follow-up
    • 1) Video related to the lesson will be sent to the student.
    • 2) Advice from the teacher for your practice homework via email.
  • Fee: 40$ cad each lesson: e-transfer or Paypal only.
  • Please feel free to contact Ngan Siu-Mui.

seal-fungcheung Art Material

  • Chinese brush or brushes depending on the subject: calligraphy or painting.
  • Chinese art paper (printing paper can be used as a substitute for now.
  • Bottled ink.
  • Absorbing paper under the art paper and for drying brushes.

seal-fungcheung Technology

  • It is advised to use a computer and a webcam; tablets and phones are not recommended.
  • The platform Zoom will be used for the lessons.
  • A link for a Zoom meeting is sent 30 minutes before the online lesson and participants are admitted 10 minutes before the lesson.
  • To join the meeting, click the link received by email from your host Ngan Siu-Mui.
  • You will find yourself in a virtual ZOOM waiting room and the host will then admit you to join the lesson.
  • Please be puntual.

seal-fungcheung Teacher's kind advice to all students

Please practice the art techniques according to the teacher's samples at home after each online lesson.

seal-fungcheung IMPORTANT NOTICE

  • Group Online lesson could be postponed if there is not enough participants.
  • Registration for group lessons must be completed 2 days before the scheduled lesson.