The Art of Chinese Brush Painting

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The Art of Chinese Brush Painting

Master the Simple Techniques and Elegant Strokes of This Traditional Art Form

By Lucy Wang

Walter Foster Publishing, Paperback, 9781560108214, 64pp.

Publication Date: January 1, 2004

Description

Chinese brush painting is an ancient art form associated with grace, simplicity, and precision. With this wonderful addition to the Artist's Library Series, you too can learn the secrets to painting in this classic, fluid style. Inside, accomplished Chinese brush artist Lucy Wang covers the fundamentals of this medium, such as handling the brush and creating elegant strokes, as well as information on the history of the art form. Then she guides you step by step through a series of painting lessons, from flowers and animals to a landscape and a traditional figure.