Sumi-e

How to draw landscapes – Rock and Mountain

There are many basic technique for drawing the lands...
Sumi-e

‘Chōjū-giga-A’ (Animal Caricatures) is sometimes credited as the first Manga.

Chōjū-giga (literally "A...
Sumi-e

Dragon by ‘Kohitu-ga’ (‘Toyo-saimitu-ga’)

I drew this dragon by 'Kohitu-ga' that is also called 'T...
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Relationship between Zen and Sumi-e (2)

☆OTAKU☆ 3.Common spirit between sumi-e and Zen There...
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Relationship between Zen and Sumi-e (1)

☆OTAKU☆ Japanese Sumi-e has been under the influence of Z...
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There is a nice cafe in Arashiyama in Kyoto where the world latte art champion is working!

☆OTAKU☆ Yesterday I worte about Arashiyama-Station by...
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How to draw a needle of a pine tree

1. Syarin-ho   Syarin : Wheel   ho : way 2. Han Syari...
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‘Kimono-Forest’ at Arashiyama Station in Kyoto is fantastic!

☆OTAKU☆ Have you been to Arashiyama in Kyoto? You can...
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How to draw a pine tree

1. Kouroku-ho (basic): the technique of painting with an...
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Jizo

☆OTAKU☆ Jizo means stone statue and has long been fondly kn...
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Monthly Workshop is “Pine” on 14th July.

This monthly lesson is "Pine" in Amstelveen on 14 July. ...
Sumi-e

Luckily I won the Cyuugokubijutuhousya Prize in the international public exhibition in Japan in June, 2016.

Luckily I won the Cyuugokubijutuhousya Prize in the ...