It is possibly the most recognizable work of Japanese art in the world today. Now you can learn all about "The Great Wave Off Kanagawa" by examining the words within this word mosaic recreation of it!
Hidden within this piece of digitally hand-drawn word art you will find all sorts of facts about the artist as well as the painting, such as words like “seascape,” "Mount Fuji,” and “claw-like crest,” as well as phrases like “began painting at age six,” “painted around age 70,” and “some think it's a massive tsunami.”
In total, there are almost 40 words and phrases in this art piece that celebrate one of the world's most beloved artists and paintings, The Great Wave Off Kanagawa by Hokusai!
**All of my art is digitally drawn by hand, one letter at a time, and no word or phrase is ever repeated. Depending on the complexity of the piece, each one takes me between 6 and 60 hours to complete!
I sincerely hope you get as much joy out of having this piece in your home as I had creating it!