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Chinese Painting Techniques for Exquisite Watercolors

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Capture the beauty and vitality of Chinese painting in your watercolors!Using a few brushes, some rice paper and a small number of inks and paints, you can explore new realms of artistic expression in your watercolors. Author and artist Lian Quan Zhen shows you how, providing you with the clear, practical instruction you need to master every element of this intriguing styl ...more
ebook, 291 pages
Published May 27th 2014 by Northlight (first published October 2000)
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Beth
A simple well-written guide to Chinese painting and watercolor. The best I have read thus far. Read it and one afternoon. Will definitely put this in my Library of art books to be used again and again.
Diane
A very clear and exquisite book that teaches the reader the basics of Chinese water color. Something I think I'll buy for my own bookshelves.
Leigh
checked out from the public library, this is one i have to buy. pure inspiration with beautiful step by step illustration of the technique.
Sarah
Brilliant demonstrations of the different techniques in Chinese painting and Western watercolour and a fusion of the two.
Kathy
I want to learn some simple techniques for this line driven painting
Tara Choate
One of my time-tested go-to books for inspiration or technique.
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