109 pages, Chinese/English
In Meticulous Painting of Lotus Flowers, accomplished artist Ng Ni-ching shares his expert techniques for rendering the majestic lotus flower. He divides the book into three progressive parts designed to inspire growth: (Chapter 1) Lotus Painting Techniques - The fundamentals of lotus painting with clear foundation drawings and sequential instructions. (Chapter 2) Lotus Paintings on Moon-Shaped Fans and (Chapter 3) Lotus Paintings on Horizontal Scrolls - Ng's finest compositions, on two traditional media, for the developing artist to emulate and learn from. Features some live photography of lotuses. A number of the lotus paintings also include birds and insects. Text in Chinese/English.