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SUMMARY The Art of Sumi-e: Beautiful Ink Painting Using Japanese Brushwork

Her deep understanding of both the technical and spiritual aspects of this ancient art she guides the reader expertly through the materials reuired and the techniues involved successfully conveying as she does so the cultural and historical. Compared to the walter foster series ones this is simply a cut above and a fabulous source of inspiration and detailed instruction too I like that lots of the illustrations show the work in progress and give you directional arrows too

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The Art of Sumi-e: Beautiful Ink Painting Using Japanese Brushwork

In this beautiful book Naomi Okamoto passes on her experience and knowledge of Sumi e – traditional Japanese ink painting that uses only ink white space and simple brushstrokes to capture the essence of an object person animal or scene With. A friend loaned me her copy of this book albeit an older version but essentially the same and I had to get my own as I was so fascinated with it I really enjoyed the art and techniues as well as the message conveyed by Japanese artMs Okamoto takes her time to explain not only the techniues of Japanese ink painting but the feeling and meaning behind it what as an artist you re leaving on the canvas for for anyone to seeShe goes over the supplies that are being used today as well as what has traditionally been used and the differences between them She not only shows you how to draw many of the traditional subjects but shows you how to use the proper brush strokesThis is a great book and I d recommend it to anyone who wants to pick up this type of painting I can see where some of these techniues are going to roll over into my other art projects

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Background to this exuisite artform There are numerous ink paintings and simple exercises throughout making this book ideal for anyone wishing to acuire the skills associated with Sumi e as well as an understanding of the philosophy behind it. Loved this book Have many watercolor painting books but this gave me so many new ideas I enjoy working with it and learning new techniues


5 thoughts on “The Art of Sumi-e: Beautiful Ink Painting Using Japanese Brushwork

  1. says:

    A friend loaned me her copy of this book albeit an older version but essentially the same and I had to get my own as I was so fascinated with

  2. says:

    Compared to the walter foster series ones this is simply a cut above and a fabulous source of inspiration and detailed instruction too I like that lots of the illustrations show the work in progress and give you directional arrows too

  3. says:

    Loved this book Have many watercolor painting books but this gave me so many new ideas I enjoy working with it and learning new techniues

  4. says:

    Beautiful book and instructions for painting Gift for my 14 year old granddaughter I think the book will be in her library for a long time tocome

  5. says:

    Excellent book and super fast delivery Thank you