How To: Paint a Chrysanthemum in Sumi-e

Paint a Chrysanthemum in Sumi-e

Check out this video to learn how to paint a Chrysanthemum in the traditional method of Sumi-e ink painting.
Points to remember:
1)Let the brush tip create no-sharp edges in order to get the rounded top of flower.
2)Flower form shapes like diamond.
3)Shading is important.
4)Leaves must be very black so that the flower shows off.

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