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The Art of Chinese Flower Arrangement
The Art of Chinese Flower Arrangement

The Art of Chinese Flower Arrangement

ART

142 Pages, 5.5 x 8.25

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $27.95 (US $27.95) (CA $37.95)

Publication Date: January 2020

ISBN 9781487803698

Rights: US & CA

Royal Collins Publishing Company (Jan 2020)

Not Yet Published. Estimated release date: January 2020
 

Overview

Inspired by the author's passion for Chinese flower arranging, this book provides a solid introduction to the practice, as well as a comprehensive overview of its history and culture. Written in a highly accessible style and containing a wealth of visual references for students and enthusiasts, it is a must-read for anyone wishing to broaden their knowledge of this unique art form.

Author Biography

Li Caomu—the founder of Caomu Huadao—is a professional flower arranger and a veteran of landscape design. After graduating from the Fine Arts Department at Wuhu Teachers College in 2002, he began to work in floral and landscape design. Li is the author of China's first contemporary book about flower arranging: Techniques for Hand-Drawing Flower Arrangements. He has published a wide range of papers and is also the author of the stage drama Weeping Flowers. Li Caomu's work has enabled the art of Chinese flower arranging to remain rooted in tradition while preserving its modernity.