WIND, RAIN, JOY, SORROW — WE’RE ALL IN THIS TOGETHER
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ASIAN BRUSH PAINTING

Minnesota Bridge ….. a Cultural Bridge Between East and West

All Ming Chiao in person classes and workshops are postponed until further notice.

Ming Chiao is offering and supporting

Bob Schmitt, Ming Chiao member

Want to learn Chinese painting at home?
Bob is offering a menu of options from online video lessons for beginning students and continuing/intermediate students with email critiques to one-on-one in studio consults.
 Learn more about these distance learning options at: 
Laughing Waters Studio Distance Learning
See our Ming Chiao Classes and Workshops page for additional information 

Joan Lok,  SSA member

Joan is offering three different sumi-e courses with videos and tips on painting roses or Po Mo landscapes on rice paper or Po Mo on metallic boards. Email critiques and live Zoom meetings for Q&A sessions included.  Learn more at:
Joan Lok Art Online Workshop
or website:  Joan Lok

Ting Mei,  SSA member

Ting Mei is offering free instructional videos, including birds and flowers, landscapes and calligraphy through her art supply, Sumi E Store, website. Begin learning at the Sumi E School.

MISSION

Ming-Chiao

 

Ming Chiao Chapter builds on the mission of the Sumi-e Society of America
to promote the education and enjoyment of traditional and contemporary
 ink-brush art using East- Asian tools and materials.
While appreciating classical approaches, Ming Chiao also encourages experimentation and non-traditional techniques.

 
 


 THE 57TH ANNUAL JURIED EXHIBITION
FIFTH WORLDWIDE INTERNET EXHIBITION

OF EAST ASIAN BRUSH PAINTING 
&
CALLIGRAPHY 

September 12, 2020 to September 30, 2021

  Launch date:  September 12 2020.  www.sumieshow.org .  The website highlights the awarded paintings and calligraphies along with all of the accepted submissions,

THE SUMIE-E SOCIETY AWARD
BEST – IN – SHOW FOR BRUSH PAINTING

Endowed In Honor of Lily S. Weinshilboum by her Family

THE SUMIE-E SOCIETY AWARD
BEST – IN – SHOW FOR CALLLIGRAPHY

Endowed In Honor of Lily S. Weinshilboum by her Family

Rudningen Pond
"Rudningen Pond In Autumn" Mary Rodning
Blessing and Wisdom
"Blessing and Wisdom" Li-Wen Quach

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 MEETINGS 2020

Non-members welcome
All meetings begin at 10:30am, unless otherwise noted, end at Noon
 Pot luck or bring your own lunch followed by painting demonstration and/or paint on your own

January 18, 2020 – canceled due to bad weather conditions – see you in March!
Edina Art Center

March 21, 2020 – canceled – see you in May!  Do some painting of year of the rat on your own. 
after meeting paint: year of the rat
Plymouth Library

May 16, 2020  – canceled due to Corona Virus Stay at Home orders
The new Chinese Garden will be open
Bring your paintings for show and tell that you have done over the winter
Minnesota Landscape Arboretum

July 11, 2020 – canceled – ZOOM Meeting scheduled for July 18
note date is one week earlier than usual schedule
Member’s home  TBD

September 19, 2020
 ZOOM Meeting  –  10am
contact: :  president

November 21, 2020  –  ZOOM meeting – 10am – check back for updates 
*contact:  president

Email:  Membership Inquiry