Gongbi Paintings

Gongbi is one of the techniques of traditional Chinese painting. It uses a fine brush to outline the objects meticulously on rice paper or silk. The video on the right from V&A demonstrates the Gongbi technique on silk.

Here are some of my own Gongbi paintings on silk fans.

Check out the materials used for creating a traditional Chinese painting: ricer paper, Chinese ink, Chinese pigments, and circular handmade fans.