Art Of Chinese Brush Painting: Ink * Paper * Inspiration by Caroline SelfArt Of Chinese Brush Painting: Ink * Paper * Inspiration by Caroline Self

Art Of Chinese Brush Painting: Ink * Paper * Inspiration

byCaroline Self, Susan Self

Hardcover | December 2, 2016

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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 simple and 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.To better understand the soft martial art," 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."
Caroline Self has studied Asian brush painting for over thirty years. She holds a B. A. in bacteriology and public health, a teaching credential in art from UC Berkeley and a master's degree in art education and sculpture from San Diego State University. She taught art in the San Diego City Schools for twenty-five years and taught Asia...
Title:Art Of Chinese Brush Painting: Ink * Paper * InspirationFormat:HardcoverDimensions:176 pages, 11 × 8.5 × 0.66 inPublished:December 2, 2016Publisher:Tuttle PublishingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0804847495

ISBN - 13:9780804847490

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