Category Painters

Rajman Lama painting Shakyamuni Buddha

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Types of Brushes used in Tibetan Art – Construction and its maintenance

The brushes () used by our main informants consisted of a brush tip of fine animal hairs attached to the pointed tip of a characteristic type of wooden handle. Brushes constructed in this manner contrast sharply with the Chinese style of paintbrush used throughout East . The latter was usually made by bundling the brush hairs together and inserting them as a plug into a hollow-ended handle. Although many were familiar with .

The Preparation of the Thangka Painting Surface

Steps for Preparing a Thanka The of pursued their in an orderly and systematic I way. When creating they proceeded through six clearly defined steps: The first step was the preparation of the . Second, came the establishment of a on that surface by means of a sketch or transfer. The third step involved laying down the initial coats of paint, and that was followed .

Pema a Thangka Artist from Bhutan

pema doing Thangka painting
is a from . He has been and for 15 years. He paints for a living. Below is the short interview with Pema about his life and path to the . About Pema Pema is from Bhutan. He is married and has a family. He does for a living and to provide for his family. He is living in Thimphu Bhutan with his family. Pema’s Academic qualification .
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