Accomplished painters Helen Tse and Rebecca Yue invite you
into their artistic worlds and show you how to paint a variety of
subjects in the style of Chinese brush. With this 2000-year-old art
form, each stroke simply suggests the spirit and character of the
subject. Over the years, the materials and subject matter used for
Chinese brush have expanded, but the basic principles remain the
same. In this book, youÆll find information on the history, tools,
and techniques of this elegant art form. From a colorful Chinese
landscape to a lucky dragon, Chinese Brush
2 also features 14 inspiring step-by-step projects.
Follow each project stroke by stroke, using a graceful, deliberate
motion that captures the subjectÆs mood and energy. Soon youÆll
develop the skills you need to render your own beautiful collection
of Chinese brush paintings.