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Chinese Brush Painting: A Complete Painting Kit for Beginners

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Full of gorgeous brushwork, easy-to-follow instruction, and exciting art materials, this complete kit is the perfect introduction to the ancient art of Chinese brush painting. After an introduction to the philosophy behind painting with Chinese brushstrokes and techniqes for holding and guiding the brush, aspiring artists are guided through step-by-step painting projects. Several accomplished artists show their process of painting subjects ranging from traditional bamboo and animals to a landscape and figure. And this kit contains everything needed to complete all the projects in the 32-page lesson book. The hardcover case includes a 40-page paperback book with corresponding Spanish translation, watercolor paints, Chinese paintbrushes, ink stick, ink stone, palette, and watercolor paper.

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Full of gorgeous brushwork, easy-to-follow instruction, and exciting art materials, this complete kit is the perfect introduction to the ancient art of Chinese brush painting. The guide features lessons from artists Rebecca Yue and Helen Tse, who instruct readers how to create a range of step-by-step projects—from traditional flower paintings to animals and a landscape. Aspiring artists will find everything they need to jumpstart their journey, including paints, paper, and traditional Chinese brush painting materials.

About the Author

Rebecca Yue was born and raised in Hong Kong and moved to England in 1971. Since then, Rebecca has devoted all her time to perfecting her Chinese art forms and gives regular classes and workshops on many different Chinese art forms. Rebecca shares her passion by working closely with local museums, art groups, and galleries. Helen Tse studied under several renowned Chinese watercolor masters in Hong Kong at an early age. She eventually moved to Orange County, California, where she is now devoted full time to painting, exhibitions, and teaching. Her unique work, which blends traditional form with western touches, has been represented in many private collections, local museums, galleries, and national shows.

 

Warning! This product is intended for use by ages 13 and older and is not intended for use by children.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781600582684
Subtitle:
A complete painting kit for beginners
Publisher:
Walter Foster Publishing
Author:
Tse, Helen
Author:
Yue, Rebecca
Subject:
Painting
Subject:
Art-Painting General
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Publication Date:
20120301
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
75
Pages:
40
Dimensions:
7.5 x 9.88 in
Age Level:
13

Related Subjects

Arts and Entertainment » Art » Asia and Far East
Arts and Entertainment » Art » History and Criticism
Arts and Entertainment » Art » Oriental Techniques
Arts and Entertainment » Art » Painting » General

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Full of gorgeous brushwork, easy-to-follow instruction, and exciting art materials, this complete kit is the perfect introduction to the ancient art of Chinese brush painting. The guide features lessons from artists Rebecca Yue and Helen Tse, who instruct readers how to create a range of step-by-step projects—from traditional flower paintings to animals and a landscape. Aspiring artists will find everything they need to jumpstart their journey, including paints, paper, and traditional Chinese brush painting materials.

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