Ryukyu Saito

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Japanese Ink Painting: Lessons in Suiboku Technique teaches beginners the fundamental techniques of suiboku, a unique Japanese art that has produced some of the world's finest masterpieces of ink painting. Considered a type of Japanese painting known as sumi-e, suiboku adds water to emphasize the shading of black into grey in one brush-stroke.With origins in China and a spiritual basis in Zen Buddhism, this form of brush painting—expressing nature's colors through shades of black ink...