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Paint me a butterfly! :) [Nov. 27th, 2005|06:59 pm]
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Indian-miniature painters of the Kangra school used brushes so fine that they were sometimes made of a single hair. A painter of Indian miniatures would often apprentice for ten years before he was allowed to pick up a brush. The colors used by this school of artists were made of such strange substances as crushed beetles, ground laps lazuli and blood.
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[User Picture]From: boiledhamster
2005-11-27 04:55 pm (UTC)
i bet that took forever...
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[User Picture]From: randomposting
2005-11-27 05:18 pm (UTC)
I imagine!
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