"May's Painting Cards" - Vegetable and Fruit Painting 8/12

This edition of the easy to use May's Painting Card series focuses on painting vegetables in Chinese and Japanese brush painting. It comes handy for practitioners of Ink and Wash, Sumi-e Brush Painting.


Chinese & Japanes "how to" cards teaching vegetable & fruit painting

Style: Sumi-e
Main Content: Vegetable, Fruit
Edition Information: Chinese, 24 individual pages, 11.4 in x 11.4 in / 28.5 cm x 28.5 cm, softcover


This edition, out of the 12 books of the series of May’s Painting Cards, is a great book for people who want to learn how to paint vegetables and also fruits. It offers detailed examples of how to paint each individual aspect of fruits and vegetables, and also includes complete paintings that you can use to study the structure and color of a finished product.

The book is colorful, bright and lively, and can actually lift the mind while you study painting. Any or all of the decks will make a great addition to your studio library that you can come back to time and time again for inspiration and instruction.

The objects included in this book are:
- Radish and Cabbage
- Mushrooms
- Chili Pepper and Pumpkin
- Tomatoes and Bamboo Shoots
- Eggplant and Winter Melon
- Cabbage and Tomatoes
- Grapes and Hami Melon
- Pomegranate and Foshou
- Watermelon
- Litchi and Pineapple
- Hongling and Lotus Seedpod
- Lily, Pipa and Zongzi