Chinese Animal Painting Made Easy

Chinese Animal Painting Made Easy

Book - 2009
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Random House, Inc.
A complete guide to painting pandas, horses, elephants, and 47 other beloved creatures in the traditional Chinese brush-style. Chinese animal painting is an ancient form characterized by its simplicity and natural elegance. Chinese masters spent years, if not lifetimes, mastering the time-honored technique. For artists interested in learning it, acclaimed author and painter Rebecca Yue has developed a systematic, simple approach to painting animals in this traditional tonal style. Yue first demonstrates key brushstrokes that must be mastered, then gives detailed step-by-step illustrated instructions for painting 50 animals, whether they be rendered in simple outline sketches or more advanced expressive styles. Full of Yue’s own beautiful animal paintings, this book will both inspire and teach beginners as well as serious students of Chinese painting.

Baker & Taylor
The third book in the author’s painting series focuses on the time-honored technique of Chinese animal paintings and provides a systematic, simple approach for learning the technique, including brushstroke demonstrations and step-by-step instructions for making fifty different animals. Original.

Publisher: New York : Watson-Guptill Publications, 2009
ISBN: 9780823097975
Branch Call Number: 751.4251 YUE


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