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Product description: 16x20" on artist's canvas. Made from handmade Japanese paper. Japanese name for this technique is called "Chigirie". Sides are finished, so no framing is necessary unless desired. No paint is used. Sealed with clear acrylic for protection. Original and unique . Only a few artists in the USA use this technique.
 
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$225.00 USD

Foggy Cove

Fiber Art & Weaving by Painting With Paper

  • Shipping: $50.00
  • Product ID#: 36537
  • Dimensions: 02" width x16" height x1.5" depth
  • Weight: 6 lbs
  • Materials: Other Materials, Canvas, Other Materials, Acrylic
  • Colors: Black, Blue, Gray, Purple, White

Artwork Description: 16x20" on artist's canvas. Made from handmade Japanese paper. Japanese name for this technique is called "Chigirie". Sides are finished, so no framing is necessary unless desired. No paint is used. Sealed with clear acrylic for protection. Original and unique . Only a few artists in the USA use this technique.

The artist, Barbara Harmer, lived in Japan for 7 years. During that time, she studied the art form called "Chigirie" (Chee-gee-ree-ay) †This art form consists of tearing and cutting †handmade Japanese paper †into pieces to form a picture onto artistís canvas. † Her paper is handmade and imported from Japan, and comes in many different weights, colors, and textures. Some †paper has visible fibers that run throughout †it, and some have holes forced through it during the pulp making process. †This gives the appearance of lace, and is called "raindrop paper". Some...read more