6 Weeks oriental brush painting lessons

New 6 weeks session of oriental brush painting starts Feb 28, 2018 in Rose Hill area of Northern VA.. Classes are held on Wed & Fri. for the 6 weeks duration.  You will learn the difference between the brushes and … Read More

Winter Session Oriental brush Painting

Sign up now for the Winter session in Soft Brush Studio for 6 weeks classes in oriental brush painting. Classes start Jan.3, 2018 Classes are taught by Darlene Kaplan International/National award winning artist and instructor. www.darlenekaplan.com. Also the registration is … Read More

The Perfect Gift

Wouldn’t it be nice to receive a useful gift?? Why not try oriental brush painting classes as a gift to that special person or for yourself at Soft Brush Studio!!! For information www.darlenekaplan.com

International Award – Oriental Brush Painting

So happy to be awarded the Council Special Award for one of my oriental brush paintings titled “Many Shrimp”. Here is my piece of art exhibited in the AnShan City China Exhibition 2017. Just keep in mind that it is … Read More

New Oriental Brush Painting

OK, now it is time to get back to reality and start entering art competitions and focus on the business side of art.  www.darlenekaplan.com  Follow me on facebook

China Exhibition

Happy to announce that I have a painting of Shrimp in the 2017 ICCPS International Exhibition in China at the Anshan City Public Cultural Center Province, China in October 2017.  More information to follow. www.darlenekaplan.com  

2017 Landscape winner

Happy to say that 2 of my oriental brush paintings were juried into the 2017 Landscape Exhibition for Light Space & Time online art exhibit receiving an award for each painting. Enjoy www.darlenekaplan.com  

Awarded one of the Best Painting & Drawing Teachers in Washington, DC area

Thank you Expertise. https://www.expertise.com/dc/washington/painting-and-drawing-classesThis just made my weekend!!! I just received notice that a company “Expertise” has chosen 9 local artist in the category of Best Painting & Drawing Teachers in Washington, DC area. I am honored to say that … Read More

International Award Winning Artist

Received my two oriental brush paintings from China. The mountings on the scrolls were very nice. I was so impressed by the professional book featuring all the artist, the certificate, and the award winning plaque. This was the International Chinese … Read More

Oriental brush painting winner

Well, it seems I won 3 awards instead of one. Guess next time I better read the entire letter. www.darlenekaplan.com Open 2016 Online Art Exhibition Winning Artist Announced. Jupiter, FL- October 1, 2016/ Light Space & Time Online Art Gallery … Read More

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