Japanese Woodblock Print Workshop:
A Modern Guide to the Ancient Art of Mokuhanga
by April Vollmer
An inspirational how-to handbook on the history and techniques of moku hanga by one of the best known printmakers in the west. Teaching since 1998, Vollmer combines her deep knowledge with expert instruction, creating a useful guide for beginning printmakers and serious moku hanga artists. The book clearly and concisely gives step-by-step illustrated explanations of technique and practical information about combining moku hanga with other printmaking styles. Includes a comprehensive guide to traditional tools and materials, and an enlightening discussion of Japanese paper. An inspiring collection of prints by international contemporary printmakers, as well as Vollmer's own work, add fresh relevance.
256pp, hard cover, 8" x 10"
Shipping weight: 2.8lbs