Gyotaku: Freya and I did this one day! it was pretty wild
Gyotaku (Ghee-yo-tah-koo) Taking rubbings of fish then eating fish later in day.
We're doing Gyotaku in art!
Gyotaku Fishbowls for Kindergarten! One of my favorite projects to do with kindergarten is my gyotaku fish bowls. The word "gyotaku" is Japanese, and refers to the process of creating fish prints.
Striped Bass Gyotaku Fish Rubbing Limited Edition by fredfisher, $65.00
Arashi Shibori--so beautiful for a bedspread or curtains. And very easy to learn!
Gyotaku - is the traditional method of Japanese fish printing, dating from the mid-1800s. This form of nature printing may have been used by fishermen to record their catches, but has also become an artform on its own.