Description - Japanese Ink-painting by Ryukyu Saito
An exquisite guide to the art of Japanese ink-painting - Stunningly beautiful book includes over 70 illustrations - Teaches fundamental techniques of Suiboku (Ink-and-water painting) - a perfect guide for both beginners and intermediate students - Includes lessons on tools, technique, brush strokes and the 'Four Gentlemen':orchid, bamboo, cherry blossom, and chrysanthemum flower - A lovely present for both Zen practitioners and art enthusiasts ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: In Japanese Ink-Painting, Saito discusses brushes, ink, and other tools unique to ink painting, as well as the correct way to create different brush strokes. The next lessons teach the 'four gentlemen' after which you will have all the brushstrokes you need to paint beautifully fine Japanese art.
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(203mm x 215mm x mm)
Publisher: Tuttle Publishing
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Author Biography - Ryukyu Saito
Ryukyu Saito devoted his entire life to the practice and study of Japanese art.