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Creative Catalyst Productions - Wabi-Sabi Art Style Introduction & Inspiration with Serena Barton

Wabi-Sabi Art Style Introduction & Inspiration with Serena Barton

$26.95

Artist: Serena Barton
Producer: North Light
SKU: 22-SBA1d
Runtime: 70 mins
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The simple things in life—the ordinary, the aged, the humble—they inspire the wabi-sabi aesthetic and the expressive, intuitive style wabi-sabi encompasses.


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In this creative workshop, Serena Barton, author of Wabi-Sabi Art Workshop, introduces you to this fascinating philosophy and shares with you simple but rewarding ways to make it your own! This video includes:

• A wabi-sabi art walk: Learn to look for wabi-sabi all around you, in nature and the man made, and advice for adapting your favorite photos for use as wabi-sabi inspiration.

• Easy to follow demonstrations:

o Create abstract and representational art in the landscape format and in collage.

o Integrate interesting media such as re-inkers and alcohol inks into your art.

o Add perfect finishing touches.

•70 total minutes of quality, expert instruction.


Wikipedia Definition

Wabi-sabirepresents a comprehensive Japanese world view or aesthetic centered on the acceptance of transience and imperfection. The aesthetic is sometimes described as one of beauty that is "imperfect, impermanent, and incomplete".It is a concept derived from the Buddhist teaching of the three marks of existence, specifically impermanence, the other two being suffering andemptiness or absence of self-nature.

Characteristics of the wabi-sabi aesthetic include asymmetry, asperity (roughness or irregularity), simplicity, economy, austerity, modesty, intimacy, and appreciation of the ingenuous integrity of natural objects and processes.