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Chinese Brush Painting: Flowers
by Joan Lok
Those who practice Chinese brush-painting are very familiar with the blooms of the lotus, peony, and plum blossom. These flowers are common in instructional brush painting books because of their special symbolism in Chinese culture. In "Chinese Brush Painting: Flowers," artists will have the opportunity to explore a more diverse range of blooms with the expert guidance of ...more
Paperback, 128 pages
Published October 1st 2014 by Barron's Educational Series
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A few of my friends and I have been painting in watercolor this summer. I picked this book up as an offshoot of that interest. The styles of painting were interesting as well as the techniques of brush loading while using the softer, more absorbent brushes was helpful. Overall, the book provided insight on this style of art as well as simple painting tutorials on various common flower species.