Gyotaku Brook Trout Print
Sep12

Gyotaku Brook Trout Print

  Today, I received my long awaited gyotaku print! ¬†In Japanese, “gyo” means “fish” and “taku” roughly translates to “rubbing”, so “gyotaku” could be translated as “fish rubbing”. ¬†Basically, the process involves painting a fish (literally), then laying a piece of washi paper over it, rubbing it to transfer the ink (or paint) to the paper, and finally...

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