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Sketching Impression of Life

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This is an illustrated book about life in Hong Kong. The sketches are color and black and white and the accompanying text describes life in Hong Kong. The sketches are very lively and colorful, and of special interest to anyone interested in the artist's life.

It might be described as art, sketching, travel, or culture.
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Paperback, 88 pages
Published July 2011
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Karen
Oct 08, 2012 rated it it was amazing
This charming book by Perry Chow is full of charming sketches and reflections of her life in Hong Kong. Written in both traditional Chinese and English, it allows one who does not read Chinese the opportunity to experience the beauty of the characters. The sketches both in color and black and white, are utterly charming as they reflect the most delicate of blossoms to complex urban scenes. Perry Chow's art flows naturally from her brush and is never "overworked." A lovely tour of an intriguing p ...more
Phoebe
Oct 17, 2012 rated it it was amazing
This book is not only full of colors, but joys and memories as well. The scenes of Hong Kong come to life through Chow’s amazing brush skill. She also adds some description for each sketch as a tour of the city. Her watercolor works are truly remarkable and shows how talent she is. This book is written in English and Chinese. It is a great book to read, especially for those of you are interest in art and drawing. I enjoyed this book very much.
Judy
Sep 29, 2012 rated it it was amazing
I really enjoyed this book about an artist's life in Hong Kong. The sketches (in color, and in black and white) are delightful.

Please note that the book is also written in traditional Chinese language (as well as in English language).
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Victoria
Apr 19, 2017 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Pretty sketches!

Not a "how to" become a sketcher but a nice tour of his sketches, beautifully and skillfully done, with good descriptions of location and backstory.
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