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Learn by Coloring: Beautiful Buddhist Art

Learn by Coloring: Beautiful Buddhist Art

Learn by Coloring: Beautiful Buddhist Art
Learn About Buddhas by Coloring Pictures


Who said that Buddhist art has to look sober? This book will teach you how to draw beautiful, soothing Buddhas with colored pencils. After an introduction to the basic techniques, you will find plenty of Buddhas, Buddhist objects, and sacred animals to color, as well as interesting information to deepen your knowledge of them!



Chapter 1: Learning the basics

Chapter 2: Coloring the face of Buddhas

Chapter 3: Coloring full-body Buddhas

Chapter 4: Coloring sacred animals

Chapter 5: Coloring Buddhist art


    ■ by Miki Okuda, supervised by Yuzui Kotaki

    ■ 230 x 187 mm / 160 pages

    ■ Published in January 2020

    ■ ISBN: 9784798621128

    ■ Japanese title: 塗り絵でまなぶ 美しい仏画 塗りながら仏さまの知識が深まる

    Buy on Amazon Japan


    Rights sold to Taiwan, Hong Kong


    Miki Okuda is a painter and illustrator. He paints both occidental fantasy art and Japanese motifs, using digital and traditional tools. He has provided art for spiritual-themed cards and coloring books.


    Yuzui Kotaki is Ajari (high priest) of the Koyasan Shingon-shu Buddhist sect and vice priest of the Maginoyama Renjoin temple in the Kanagawa prefecture. He participates in many events all over the country to teach people about esoteric Buddhism and make it feel like something closer and more familiar.

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