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Chinese Brush Painting. Caroline Self and Susan Self. English. Hardback. 64 pages.

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Chinese Brush Painting, A Hands-On Introduction To The Traditional Art
by Caroline Self and Susan Self. English. Hardback. 64 pages.
  • Learn to hold the brush Chinese-style and make the basic brush-strokes
  • Write some words and numbers in Chinese
  • Use the same basic brushstrokes to create pictures of classic Chinese subjects, including orchids, bamboo, pine trees, and landscapes
  • Learn how Chinese artists think about these subjects and what principles and traditions they follow in painting them
Our Price: $16.99
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Age: All ages
Language: Traditional Characters
Media: Book
ISBN 10: 0-8048-3877-1
ISBN 13: 9-780804-838771

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Product Code: L0202

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Chinese Brush Painting A Hands-On Introduction To The Traditional Art. by Caroline Self and Susan Self.

Presented in an easy-to-understand way that is perfect for children, Chinese Brush Painting stays true to the traditional principles of the art as it explains how to create beautiful, unique, and creative brush paintings at home or in the classroom. Using more than 35 hands-on painting activities, Chinese Brush Painting and its array of projects will serve as an excellent introduction for young artists ages nine and up.

Caroline Self has studied Asian brush painting for 30 years. She holds a degree in art from UC Berkeley and a master's degree in art education and sculpture from San Diego State University. She has taught brush painting for over twenty-five years, and has studied traditional brush painting with teachers in Japan, China and Taiwan.

Susan Self studied art in college and on trips to Europe and Asia, often accompanying her mother. She has a Ph.D. in comparative literature from UC San Diego.

English. Hardback. 64 pages.

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  0 of 0 people found the following review helpful:
Excellent for Learning March 26, 2009
Reviewer: Patty from Seattle  
My kjds love this book.  Smaller children need someone to tell them about the text. My artistic niece found another style of painting with this book.  Excellent highly recommended.

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