Catherine is a Chinese-Filipino professional ink painter based in Fukuoka, Japan. She paints in both Sumi-e
(Japanese painting) media. She does paintings on media ranging from Japanese handmade paper (including shikishi and fans) all the way to kibira
pure hemp cloth.
Her paintings are done in her own take on various traditional Japanese ink-painting styles. Often painting Bijinga
(beautiful women), classic oriental portraits, Zenga
(Zen Buddhist paintings), bird ' flower paintings, and occasionally abstract and landscape paintings.
Check out some of her handpainted fans and noren on sale at www.etsy.com/shop/OneBrightPea…
If you are interested in commissions or in purchasing originals, please send an e-mail to email@example.com.
Also, if you are on Facebook, please like Catherine Jao's Art fan page at www.facebook.com/catherine.jao…