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Japanese Ink-Painting: Lessons in Suiboku Techniques

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andlt;iandgt;Japanese Ink Painting: Lessons in Suiboku Techniqueandlt;/iandgt; teaches beginners the fundamental techniques of andlt;iandgt;suibokuandlt;/iandgt;, a unique Japanese art that has produced some of the world's finest masterpieces of ink painting. Considered a type of Japanese painting known as andlt;iandgt;sumi-eandlt;/iandgt;, andlt;iandgt;suibokuandlt;/iandgt; adds water to emphasize the shading of black into grey in one brush-stroke.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;With origins in China and a spiritual basis in Zen Buddhism, this form of brush paintingand#8212;expressing nature's colors through shades of black ink monochromeand#8212;has been enjoyed throughout the centuries as a hobby for the amateur. Indulge your curiosity in this Zen art and quickly learn to paint andlt;iandgt;suibokuandlt;/iandgt; style with easy-to-find supplies you may already have on hand.

Synopsis:

Learn the fundamental techniques of suiboku, the unique form of Oriental art that has produced some of the world's finest masterpieces of ink-painting.

Synopsis:

Here is a book to teach the beginner the fundamental techniques of suiboku, the unique form of Oriental art that has produced some of the world's finest masterpieces of ink-painting. Originating in China and having its spiritual basis in Zen Buddhism, this form of expressing nature's colors through shades of black ink monochrome has been enjoyed throughout the centuries in the Orient as a hobby for the amateur.

Synopsis:

Here is a book to teach the beginner the fundamental techniques of andlt;iandgt;suibokuandlt;/iandgt;, the unique form of Oriental art that has produced some of the world's finest masterpieces of ink-painting. Originating in China and having its spiritual basis in Zen Buddhism, this form of expressing nature's colors through shades of black ink monochrome has been enjoyed throughout the centuries in the Orient as a hobby for the amateur.

About the Author

andlt;iandgt;andlt;bandgt;Ryuku Saitoandlt;/iandgt;andlt;/bandgt; has devoted his entire life to the study of Japanese art. A member of the Japan Art Society, Mr. Saito works closely with foreigners in Japan to acquaint them with the art of andlt;Iandgt;suibokuandlt;/iandgt;. He is an active director of the International Art Society.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780804832601
Author:
Saito, Ryukyu
Publisher:
Tuttle Publishing
Subject:
General
Subject:
Painting
Subject:
Techniques
Subject:
Technique
Subject:
Painting, japanese
Subject:
Painting - General
Subject:
Techniques - General
Subject:
Techniques - Painting
Subject:
General Art
Subject:
Ink painting, Japanese.
Subject:
Art-Painting General
Subject:
Non-Classifiable
Subject:
ink painting; Japanese ink painting; suiboku; Introductory suiboku; ink-painting techniques
Subject:
Zen Buddhism; Japanese art; Japanese painting; sumi-e; learn to paint; brush painting; Zen art
Subject:
Zen Buddhism ; Japanese art ; Japanese painting
Subject:
brush painting ; Zen art
Edition Description:
Trade Paperback
Series:
No Series
Publication Date:
20000831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
over 70 bandamp;w and color illus
Pages:
96
Dimensions:
7.75 x 8.25 in 10 oz

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Japanese Ink-Painting: Lessons in Suiboku Techniques
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Product details 96 pages Tuttle Publishing - English 9780804832601 Reviews:
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Learn the fundamental techniques of suiboku, the unique form of Oriental art that has produced some of the world's finest masterpieces of ink-painting.
"Synopsis" by , Here is a book to teach the beginner the fundamental techniques of suiboku, the unique form of Oriental art that has produced some of the world's finest masterpieces of ink-painting. Originating in China and having its spiritual basis in Zen Buddhism, this form of expressing nature's colors through shades of black ink monochrome has been enjoyed throughout the centuries in the Orient as a hobby for the amateur.
"Synopsis" by , Here is a book to teach the beginner the fundamental techniques of andlt;iandgt;suibokuandlt;/iandgt;, the unique form of Oriental art that has produced some of the world's finest masterpieces of ink-painting. Originating in China and having its spiritual basis in Zen Buddhism, this form of expressing nature's colors through shades of black ink monochrome has been enjoyed throughout the centuries in the Orient as a hobby for the amateur.
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