Materials List for One-Time Classes

The following materials are recommended for the One-Time Classes

(If you are registered for a COURSE, click here instead.)


Chinese (or Asian) Brush Painting uses Chinese brushes, rice paper, ink, and watercolors . However, watercolor paper and watercolor brushes are NOT traditionally used. 


The following Chinese Brush Painting materials may be purchased online from Oriental Art Supply (OAS). Alternatively, feel free to use your own Chinese Brush Painting supplies or obtain comparable items elsewhere.

1) BRUSH: OAS Pre-Flow Brush and/or OAS Pre-Large Flow Brush (click link)

2) PAPER: CHOOSE ONE below (descriptions of each roll are available on the OAS website using the links below):


3) COLORS (optional): This class can be done with INK only. Colors are OPTIONAL

4) INK: Select ONE option below


5) ACCESSORIES from HOME or OAS Accessories Set (click link)

  • White felt or cloth (24”x36”)

  • Water bowl (approx. 3” deep)

  • Fine mist spray bottle

  • Ink dish (or sauce dish)

  • White plate/saucer (not in OAS accessories set)

  • Paper towels (not in OAS accessories set)

  • Watercolor palette (included in OAS Brush/Color sets; but NOT in OAS Accessories set)

Example of accessories set-up: