Like this sardine - could do a range of cards of fishes x
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Gyotaku is a unique form of printing that uses freshly caught fish, plants and other aquatic life, to create realistic imprints on cloth or paper.  Maybe not with fish tho ...

Gyotaku is a unique form of printing that uses freshly caught fish, plants and other aquatic life, to create realistic imprints on cloth or paper. Maybe not with fish tho ...

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Gyotaku (Ghee-yo-tah-koo) Taking rubbings of fish then eating fish later in day.
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Gyotaku printing. Learn to make your own at a family fun day! http://www.morikami.org/events/family-fun/

Gyotaku printing. Learn to make your own at a family fun day! http://www.morikami.org/events/family-fun/

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Gyotaku prints are prints or rubbings made by putting pigment onto a fish and making a print directly from the fish. In ancient Japan, the purpose of these prints were to record how large a fish was caught.  By Barry Singer

Gyotaku prints are prints or rubbings made by putting pigment onto a fish and making a print directly from the fish. In ancient Japan, the purpose of these prints were to record how large a fish was caught. By Barry Singer

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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.

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.

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fish18oo's ruby snapper and bulls eye fish artwork by FauxKiss, $12.00
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