San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
This 8-Class Pack ($195) contains a $45 discount!
You may attend any of the children's or adult classes yourself, or invite families and friends as you choose.
The cost includes all materials and no experience is required! Everyone is welcome.
Note: Once you purchase this 8-class pack, please make sure to email the Art Class Manager Fei Wu (firstname.lastname@example.org) to confirm which classes you plan to attend 24 hours prior to class start time. This way we will be able to better plan and manage the session. Thank you!
The classes will run on every Sunday starting Sunday, March 24th and ending on Sunday, May 19th. A total of 16 classes (8 Adult + 8 Children's Classes). No class on Easter Sunday, 3/31.
· Children's Classes (age 6-12) will run from 3-4:30pm
· Adult Classes (age 13 and up) will run from 5:00-6:30pm (please arrive 10 mins before class to prep your station)
Note: the age range is a suggestion and not a requirement as we understand that individual level and comfort may differ.
This is a wonderful opportunity to learn from Ms. Xiang Li, a Master artist from the National Palace Museum (also known as The Forbidden City of Beijing, China) with over 40 years of experience.
Check out previous Adult Art Class photos:
and Children's Art Class photos:
About Xiang Li:
Xiang Li is an internationally acclaimed artist who specializes in the reproduction and restoration of ancient Chinese paintings. She has attained celebrity status in her native China, as evidenced by the high praise she has earned from top art scholars and even the Last Emperor’s brother, Pu Jie, who said that she is “one of the most extraordinary artists of our time.” Currently, an entire museum is being built in Hainan to showcase one of her collections, specifically her depiction of 413 scenes from the Chinese classic novel Dream of the Red Chamber.
Ms. Li’s remarkable career began at the highly esteemed National Palace Museum, located in The Forbidden City in Beijing, China, where she worked for thirty-seven years. There, Ms. Li was apprenticed to top-tier masters of art whose expertise lay in traditional Chinese painting, calligraphy, and restoration. Under their tutelage, Ms. Li became an expert on over 5,000 years of Chinese art history and a master of both the Gongbi and Xieyi styles of painting.
You can visit Xiang Li's Facebook page at: www.facebook.com/xiangliart
How did the Art Classes begin?
In Chinese, we have a saying: “When two talents meet, possibilities emerge.”
Ms. Li’s daughter, Fei Wu, began training with Master O’Malley in 2001. Like any proud mother, Li enjoyed watching her daughter perform the Tae Kwon Do forms. However, when Li saw Master O’Malley perform those same forms, she was immediately struck with the depth and breadth of Tae Kwon Do as a true art form.
She immediately began working on a large landscape painting, which now hangs in the Tae Kwon Do Center.
Ms. Li feels this painting expresses the grandeur of the Tae Kwon Do heritage that Master O’Malley embodies.
Together, Master O’Malley and Ms. Li established the Art Class series for both adults and children at the O’Malley TKD Center.
O'Malley Tae Kwon Do Center: 978-290-5300
Welcome to the MJ O'Malley Tae Kwon Do Center. We offer traditional Tae Kwon Do classes for men, women and children. Beginners are always welcome and we offer introductory private lessons to all new members.
We are open 7 days a week with over 40 classes a week and offer unlimited class time. We also offer special classes for children from age 4.
Master O'Malley has over 37 years experience teaching Tae Kwon Do. All classes are taught personally by Master O'Malley and internationally certified instructors.
Call today for more information: 978.290.5300 or email us at email@example.com