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gyotaku

[′gyō·tä‚ku̇]
(graphic arts)
The art of Japanese fish printing, a modern application of stone-rubbing technique.
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In Koschmieder's prints, the eye is lured and pranked by elaborate transpositions of technique: On one wall an interrogation of printing disguises itself as a ready-made industrial shrimp cocktail, while on another it dresses up as AbEx inkblots that resolve into gyotaku.
The portrait of each fish was captured using the gyotaku method of printing, in which the fish is daubed with colored ink then the image is transferred onto fine paper.
Artist Ray Bliss Rich recently demonstrated gyotaku printmaking during a taping of "Martha Stewart Living.
Los cursos de gyotaku --arte oriental ancestral para crear impresiones de pescado en papel de arroz o lienzos--, podria parecer algo insolito en un hotel convencional, pero no asi en el KPL donde tambien puedes aprender a tirar el sedal con mosca, atar tus propios senuelos y atrapar un robalo, para luego de lavarlo, cubrirlo con tinta y hacer una impresion de el en tela o papel y generar una verdadera obra de arte.
If you want to learn more about gyotaku (see page 98) and develop your printing technique, here are some classes and workshops in California and Nevada.
From fine art originals by Kevin LePrince to decoupage plates from John Derian and marine life illustrations like this fish in the ancient art of Gyotaku ($2,500), innovative wall art for sea lovers abounds at PECKY, 100 Central Ave.
Saturday at McKenzie Hatchery, 43863 Greer Drive in Leaburg; free; sponsored by Salmon Stewards of Lane County and McKenzie Watershed Council; visitors can view salmon spawning; volunteer educators will provide hands-on learning opportunities including macroinvertebrate identification, water quality testing and riparian ecology; Gyotaku fish printing; children's art contest; bring picnic; www.
At the banquet, Quabbin High teacher, huntress and artist Denise Martinelli displayed her unique Gyotaku paintings.
The piece, a Japanese-style fish rubbing, called a Gyotaku, was created by Tennessee artist Frank Gee.
My most successful prints on marbleized paper have been Gyotaku prints done with black ink or paint.
Features expressionist and abstract paintings, gyotaku, black-and-white photography, raku ceramics and more by a cooperative of 24 artists.
Young people are invited to fold paper into origami shapes, do Gyotaku fish printing, draw anime and make a carp kite.