Experimentation: Sumi-e April 20, 2011Posted by thejinx in art.
Tags: art, brush, chinese, drawing, ink, japanese, paint, painting, picture, sumi-e, whooping crane
I finally got out a sumi-e, Japanese ink painting, set that was given to me a little while ago and after some very brief research, produced the following painting:
My only instruction was a very simple YouTube video. As such, my technique, as well as the time taken to grind the ink, needs work, but further practice and instruction should yield better results. I really love the simplicity of sumi-e and am looking forward to trying it again.