The Spirit of the Brush

The Spirit of the Brush

Chinese Brush Painting Techniques : Simplicity, Spirit, and Personal Journey

Paperback - 2017
Rate this:

Sungsook Setton learned ink painting techniques from Chinese and Korean masters in her native South Korea; now she brings them to you in The Spirit of the Brush .

Chinese ink painting is one of the oldest continually practiced art forms in the world. First appearing in China in the fifth century, it soon traveled to Korea, and then to Japan. As old and deeply rooted in East Asian aesthetics and meditation as it is, ink painting is credited with influencing the development of modern Western art . Its minimalist approach to painting continues to have enormous appeal.

Author, artist, and teacher, Sungsook Setton is now bringing her years of experience to you with The Spirit of the Brush. You will learn traditional disciplines for holding and using the brush , as well as how to turn these techniques into inner meditation which will help your own world; city views, music, and the essence of contemporary life.

Publisher: Beverly, MA : Rockport, 2017.
ISBN: 9781631592904
1631592904
Branch Call Number: 751.4251
Characteristics: 128 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 28 cm

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at SLPL

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top