Mokuhanga Fundamentals - Core Skills to Successfully Make Your Japanese Woodblock Prints
Written by Terry McKenna, 2020 and printed in partnership with Michihamono Tool company, Japan. This is an essential book to add to your printmaking library and especially to learn this historic, eco-freindly, beautiful and versatile technique from.
From all the books that I've collected about Mokuhanga, I feel that I am going to learn the most from your book. It looks great!
- Miranda Bogaerts 2021
I have purchased both of these books and they are beautifully illustrated and contain huge amounts of information. Clear concise instructions are well laid out and easy to follow. The most exciting and satisfying purchase I have made for a long time - Thank you!
- Julie Evans Printmaker 2022
With 160 pages featuring more than 400 photographs and 35 hand-drawn illustrations, this is a step by step, comprehensive manual of how to make your own mokuhanga using contemporary, sosaku hanga techniques. Written specifically as an instruction manual, it offers the most in-depth instruction available in English to date, and guides you step by step through the making of Japanese water-based woodblock prints.
The book is printed in full colour on sturdy 110gsm paper.
View a free sample here: Look Inside
Our books are also available from Michihamono and their shops that sell their tools:
Washi Arts（for USA） https://www.washiarts.com
McClains Printmaking Supplies (USA) https://www.imcclains.com/catalog/books/mokuhangafundamentals.html
Handprinted（for UK） https://handprinted.co.uk/
Jackson’s Art Supplies（for UK） https://www.jacksonsart.com/ (Ask them to stock this book)
Japanese Tools Australia（for Australia） https://www.japanesetools.com.au/
Japan（for All） https://www.goodsjapan.com/michihamono-japanese-mokuhanga-fundamentals-book-by-terry-mckenna-with-photos-illustrations-for-woodblock-printing/a-42990