Category: Suminagashi

Suminagashi in Massachusetts 

Kathryn Fanelli, a painter in Amherst, Massachusetts, works with traditional Japanese suminagashi (“floating ink”) techniques — dropping pigments onto the surface of water and mixing them into designs before lifting the image from the water using paper. Fanelli says she began using the technique five years ago after she experienced something similar in a dream. The Eastern approach to art, she… Read more →