Chinese Brush Painting: Traditional and contemporary techniques using ink and water soluble media Book by Cheng Yan


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Cheng Yan captures all the freshness and spontaneity of Chinese brush painting in this beautiful, inspiring guide. Using step-by-step photographs and his own evocative pictures, he teaches all the techniques needed to paint animals, birds, fish and insects. Learn how to create atmosphere in landscapes and transform flowers and plants into wonderful works of art. Yan guides the artist through all the traditional techniques, illustrating how to master composition, inks, paints and traditional brushstrokes. Detail is as important as a spontaneous style; leaves, stems bamboo, feathers, scales and blossom are clearly depicted and Yan also explores texture, blending colours to define shapes and outlines. This invaluable guide, re-issued in a new edition, captures the essence of Chinese painting, bringing together the fun of learning, the joy of creativity and the delight of discovery.

Publisher: Search Press

ISBN 13/EAN: 9781782212072

Pages: 96

Format: Paperback

Weight 0.4340
Quantity : Pack Single
Books & DVDs : Subject Chinese Painting
Books & DVDs : Medium Illustration
Review by Feefo
beautifully presented, just going to start and this is a good value set for complete beginner like me. (Posted on 04/04/2017)
Review by Feefo
I like this book very much, so useful, sorry there was not more on painting koi. (Posted on 15/02/2017)

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