KATSUSHIKA HOKUSAI By Maribel Nieto
Where is he from? Katsushika Hokusai is form Tokyo, Japan
Where did he get his education from? Hokusai got his education from a job as printing.
Who or what inspired his work? Landscapes, nature, and everything that happened around him inspired his work.
What media did he work in? Woodblock is his media
What drew you to this artist? Now that you know more about him what do u think about his work? • His name sounded very interesting. The title of the magazine also drew me to this artist. Now I think that he was a very talented man. He is a bit like me, he draws everything he sees and everything around him.
Interesting! • He has been drawing since 6 years old. • Lived up to 89 years. • 10,000 woodcuts • 35000 drawings • Famous pictures of Mount Fujiyama • Changed his name over 30 times • Changed residents over 90 times.
Bibliography • http://staff.science.uva.nl/~mdr/Teaching/TVIO/0304/Hokusai.jpg • http://optometry.berkeley.edu/~fiorillo/pics/ukiyoe/hokusai_waterfall.jpg • http://cgfa.sunsite.dk/h/hokusai1.jpg • http://bufodo.apus.ru/art/hokusai2_small.jpg • http://images.art.com/images/products/large/10091000/10091201.jpg • http://www.lambiek.net/artists/hokusai/hokusai_manga2.jpg • http://www.ukiyoe-ota-muse.jp/img050102-02.jpg