In this eagerly awaited treasury, renowned Japanese master Shozo Sato offers his own personal teaching on the beautiful art of sumi-e. This book provides step-by-step, photo-by-photo instructions to guide learners in the correct form, motions and techniques of sumi-e.
Featuring gorgeous images and practical advice, it includes guided instructions for 35 different paintings. From waterfalls to bamboo, learners paint their way to understanding sumi-e, an Asian style of painting that tries to capture the essence of an object or scene in the fewest possible strokes.
This all-in-one resource is a tool to use and treasure, for amateurs and professionals alike.