Sumi Brush Workshop with Yuming Zhu at Artists Guild

Painting by Yuming Zhu.

Artists Guild is pleased to bring Sumi artist Yuming Zhu to Sturgeon Bay for a one-day workshop on Nov. 1 from 10 am – 4 pm.

“Golden Leaves” with Yuming Zhu will concentrate on autumn color with traditional brush stroke techniques and contemporary approaches to express the joyful and sentimental feeling of fall. Floral painting and calligraphy will be demonstrated and introduced.

Beginner to advanced artists are welcome to learn about East Asian watercolor painting. The cost is $110, and the registration deadline is Oct. 28. Students should bring a bag lunch.

On Oct. 19 from 9 am – 4 pm, instructor Maren Larsen will teach students how to work with a variety of water-soluble tools including pencils, crayons and markers. The fee is $98 per student.

During Thrills on Third on Oct. 26, 9 – 11 am, the first 200 children will receive a pumpkin to paint before the parade. Bring a can of food to donate to a local food pantry.

Other ongoing programs at Artists Guild include: Art Speak, Oct. 19, 10 am – 12 pm; Clothed Life Drawing Guild on Oct. 21, 6:15 – 8:15 pm; youth art programs on Oct. 21 for ages 5-8 from 3 – 4:30 pm, Oct. 22 for ages 9-12 from 3:30 – 5:30 pm, and Oct. 24 for ages 13-18 from 3:30 – 5:30 pm; Life Drawing Guild, Oct. 22, 6:15 – 8:15 pm; and Bottle & Brush, Oct. 24 from 6 – 8:15 pm.

Pre-registration required for all classes. Artists Guild is located at 215 N. Third Avenue in Sturgeon Bay. For more information, visit or call 920.743.9900.

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