Sumi Workbook / Sato

Item Code: B4267


B4267. Sumi Workbook by Christine Flint Sato. 2014. 130pp. 8-1/4"x11-5/8". Paper

July 2020: This book is not presently available. The publisher in Japan in unable to supply us because of COVID-19 mail limitations. If you add the book to your order, we won't charge your credit card until the book is available to ship. If you are placing the order with PayPal please email us instead. Do NOT include the book with your PayPal order.

An extensive introduction to the use of sumi ink with the brush, written for Western artists -- to create their own art. Thoroughly covers brush, ink, and paper and their interactions. It is written by a Western-trained artist who studied Japanese calligraphy and sumi painting in Japan and who teaches sumi workshops. Her first language is English. Chapters include: Tools and Materials, Getting Started, Sumi Design Elements, Sumi Techniques and Effects, More Sumi Techniques, Composing a Sumi Artwork, and Gallery (which includes student exercise work as well as the author's finished pieces).

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