Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Walsingham Gallery brings Gyotaku to Nbpt. ArtWalk

The Walsingham Gallery presents 

a demonstration on the art of

Gyotaku printmaking with Jean Kigel 
Saturday, November 7th from 12-4 pm.  
Gyotaku is the art of fish printing that originated in Japan centuries ago as a way of documenting the size of the catch. In modern times, gyotaku has evolved into an art. Kigel studied this method in Japan and will demonstrate the unique and rather involved process of this art form during Newburyport ArtWalk. 
This event is free and open to the public. 
Refreshments will be served. New works by the artist will be on display.

WHAT Gyotaku (fish printing) demonstration  WHERE The Walsingham Gallery, 47 Merrimac Street, Newburyport  WHEN Sat. Nov 7, 12-4 p.m.  INFO 978-499-4411;

Pictured: "Free Spirit" by Jean Kigel.