Class Overview

Explore creative forms of self-expression through the flowing techniques of Sumi painting in this class for beginning and continuing students.

Sumi Painting art - Continuing Education at Seattle Central College
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Class content is designed to suit each student's level of experience.

Sumi (black ink) will be the primary medium used, with opportunities to work in color.

Work with traditional tools, materials, brush methods, and approaches to subject matter, simplifying visual elements with minimal brush strokes to express your individual interpretation.

Please see the list of supplies that you will need for this class.

Note: This class is offered through South Seattle College at their campus in West Seattle.

Learning Outcomes

  • Gain an understanding of the art of Sumi painting
  • Become familiar with traditional tools, materials, brush methods
  • Identify various approaches to subject matter
  • Create original works of art based on what you've learned and your individual interpretation

Who Should Take This Class?

Anyone interested in trying Sumi painting
People interested in exploring art and creative expression
Artists or painters interested developing in a new medium and approach

Session Details

  • Class ID: 6245
  • Instructor: Staff, South Seattle College
  • When: 6 Wednesdays, 10/9-11/3; 6-8:30 PM
  • Total Number of Hours: 15
  • Where: South Seattle College - Judge Warren & Nobie Chan Education Center (CEC), Room 1-2; 6000 16th Ave SW, Seattle, WA 98106
  • Fee: $125
  • Additional Notes: Note: this class is offered through South Seattle College and is located at their campus in West Seattle.
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