This visual book introduces Japanese traditional designs of various crests, with practical exercises in paintings, textiles, craft products, and more, categorized by derivation from plants, nature, arms, animals, etc. Developed extensively in Japan's mid-age, many crests are still popular in Japanese modern life. Lots of good ideas for tattoo artists, especially among the black and white designs.
Dimensions: 8.25″ x 6″ (inches)
Languages: Japanese, English