Drawing And Painting Studio - Zen Heart Brush - Japanese Sho Calligraphy and Markmaking

Join Drawing and Painting Studio at Kagyu Samye Dzong Glasgow for their regular Japanese Sho Calligraphy Group!

Drawing And Painting Studio - Zen Heart Brush - Japanese Sho Calligraphy and Markmaking

About Drawing And Painting Studio - Zen Heart Brush - Japanese Sho Calligraphy and Markmaking

25th February 2019
7pm - 8.30pm
Kagyu Samye Dzong Glasgow
7 Ashley Street, Glasgow West End G3 6DR
£15 admission charge including materials
Event organiser/part of Drawing and Painting Studio
Call 07852785090
Visit the event website here
Facebook information can be found here

We will practice calligraphy with traditional Japanese sumi ink and fude brushes on washi paper, suitable for complete beginners.

Beginning simply making marks with the ink, then working from inspiring Chinese and Japanese characters, relating to nature, meditation or poetry.

This is a practice where we can enjoy using ink and brushes, and be immersed in the moment of drawing the character, embracing our imperfections and nurturing our creativity and expression.

With demonstrations and friendly help from artist Blair Thomson, who is a member of Glasgow Zen Group and studied Sho and markmaking in Osawano, Japan with calligraphy Master Wakabayashi.

Great for folk with an interest in Japanese or Chinese arts and culture, Zen or Buddhism, no previous experience is needed. Booking is not necessary and you can come early for a cup of tea, places are given on a first come first served basis.

If you would like to find out more please contact us.

To see past Japanese calligraphy activities, please check the Japanese calligraphy news page: drawingandpaintingstudio.com/tag/shodo

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Drawing And Painting Studio - Zen Heart Brush - Japanese Sho Calligraphy and Markmaking are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

Other Events at Kagyu Samye Dzong Glasgow or Drawing and Painting Studio

Mindfulness For Life Glasgow

Mindfulness For Life Glasgow

7th February 2019
Join Youth Mindfulness for their eight week 'Mindfulness For Life' course, an in-depth introduction to the practise, at Kagyu Samye Dzong beginning Thursday 7th February.
Drawing and Painting Studio - Maryhill Art Group

Drawing and Painting Studio - Maryhill Art Group

7th February 2019
Join the Drawing and Painting Studio for their Maryhill Art Group - great for beginners and anyone with creativity!
Drawing and Painting Studio - Maryhill Art Group

Drawing and Painting Studio - Maryhill Art Group

14th February 2019
Join the Drawing and Painting Studio for their Maryhill Art Group - great for beginners and anyone with creativity!

Arts and Crafts Events you might like...

Upcycled Jewellery Workshop
Upcycled Jewellery Workshop
19th January 2019
Rags to Riches Retail, Glasgow South Side
Join the team at Rags To Riches for their latest upcycling workshop where you'll make your own earrings from plastic bottle tops!
Family Felting Fun
Family Felting Fun
19th January 2019
St Mungo Museum of Religious Life & Art, Glasgow City Centre
St Mungo's Museum hold regular arts and crafts workshops for kids, come along on Saturday 19th January and make a lovely felt ornament to take home with you inspired by the stained glass windows!
Light Catchers
Light Catchers
19th Jan 2019 - 20th Jan 2019
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Glasgow West End
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum hold regular arts and crafts workshops for kids, come along on Saturday 19th and Sunday 20th January and make your own Light Catcher!
Find Arts and Crafts events in Glasgow

Find other events in Glasgow

Sponsored Links

Popular Events

Glasgow Girls
The life-affirming, song-and-dance-filled, Scottish musical drama, Glasgow Girls is coming to the King's Theatre Glasgow in January!
Dippy On Tour: Glasgow
Dippy, the Natural History Museum's iconic Diplodocus cast, is going on a natural history adventure across the UK, and will visit Glasgow between 22nd January - 6th May 2019!
Chris Smither and special guest The Suitcase Junket
Celtic Connections 2019: Chris Smithers showcases work from his eighteenth record Call Me Lucky with special guest appearance from Matt Lorenz (The Suitcase Junket).
War Horse
The National Theatre’s acclaimed production of War Horse, will come to Glasgow’s SEC Armadillo from 15th January - 2nd February 2019!
Scotland from the Sky
Enjoy a bird's eye view of your favourite bits of Scotland when the 'Scotland from the Sky' exhibition arrives at Glasgow Cathedral!

Advertise With Us

Advertise With Us

Looking to reach new customers? We offer a variety of advertising options with prices starting from just £30 per month!

Click here to find out more »