Art of Chinese Brushpainting

Ink, Paper, Inspiration

180562
Caroline & Susan Self

Description

The Art of Chinese Brush Painting is an excellent way for newcomers to experience this ancient Chinese art form.

The book introduces traditional Chinese ink painting techniques developed over a thousand years ago. In 35 beginner to intermediate lessons, readers will learn to paint towering landscapes; the elegant Four Generals: bamboo, orchid, plum blossom and chrysanthemum; rugged, steadfast pine; animals from the Chinese Zodiac; and basic strokes used in Chinese calligraphy.

The book includes an introduction to the Chinese ink painting tradition and detailed discussion of brushes, paper and other tools and accessories. The lessons are instructive for artists at any level of expertise but are directed to the dedicated beginner.

Details

  • Format
    Hardback
  • Pages
    176
  • Dimensions
    280 x 215 mm
  • ISBN
    9780804847490
  • Code
    180562
  • Status
    In stock for immediate dispatch
Our Price
$19.99