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Product description: 16x12" on 1.5 inch deep beveled canvas. Made with handmade Japanese paper. No paint is used. This technique was brought to Japan from China in the 6th century and is called "Chigirie". It is sealed with clear acrylic for protection.
 
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Ghost Rider

Paintings by Painting With Paper

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  • Product ID#: 198740
  • Dimensions: 12" width x16" height x1.5" depth
  • Weight: 10
  • Materials: Other Materials, Canvas, Other Materials, Acrylic
  • Colors: Black, Gray, White

Artwork Description: 16x12" on 1.5 inch deep beveled canvas. Made with handmade Japanese paper. No paint is used. This technique was brought to Japan from China in the 6th century and is called "Chigirie". It is sealed with clear acrylic for protection.

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