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How to paint a Chinese Peony – Yang Oshi – One Thousand Days. Chinese Silk, Bird and Flower Painting

Yang Oshi – One Thousand Days Of Study. Chinese Silk Painting & Bird and Flower Painting. Yang O-hsi has been our inspiration ever since we first saw some of her works in 2008 in Guanghwa London Chinatown. And despite the … Continue reading

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China’s largest distributor of Chinese Calligraphy painting supplies

Over 30,000 items added on e-Bay periodically http://stores.ebay.com/Big-Teapot-Brush-Jade-Dress-eStore_4-Trs-Brush-Sets_W0QQcolZ4QQdirZ1QQfsubZ336676QQftidZ2QQtZkm Forbidden City, the largest wholesale and distributor of Chinese Calligraphy and painting supplies from Beijing & Dallas, provides tools, Xuan paper, brushes, ink stones, ink sticks at the lowest possible prices for … Continue reading

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Professional & entry level Chinese calligraphy paintings supplies and tools

Over 30,000 items added on e-Bay periodically http://stores.ebay.com/Big-Teapot-Brush-Jade-Dress-eStore_4-Trs-Brush-Sets_W0QQcolZ4QQdirZ1QQfsubZ336676QQftidZ2QQtZkm Forbidden City, the largest wholesale and distributor of Chinese Calligraphy and painting supplies from Beijing & Dallas, provides tools, Xuan paper, brushes, ink stones, ink sticks at the lowest possible prices for … Continue reading

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Hirokazu Kosaka: Calligraphy Demonstration: pt. 1 of 4 – Brushes – Indianapolis Museum of Art

http://www.imamuseum.org/ IMA – Indianapolis Museum of Art Japanese artist Hirokazu Kosaka instructs you on the basics of Japanese and Chinese printmaking. This first part (of four) is an introduction to brushes. Duration : 0:6:23 Technorati Tags: art, brushes, calligraphy, Hirokazu, … Continue reading

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Multi-Purpose Chinese Calligraphy Brushes (Part 1)

http://cgi.ebay.com/10-CHINESE-CALLIGRAPHY-WATER-COLOR-BRUSH-/390278627445?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item5ade6b4075 These brushes made by Mr. Li Gang in China meet the criterion of good brushes – pointy, even, round, and resilient ( 尖齊圓健 ). These are the brushes I personally use for YouTube videos, teaching, and public events since … Continue reading

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Inexpensive Chinese Calligraphy Four Treasure Combinations for Absolute Beginners (#1-b)

These combinations for practicing Chinese Calligraphy without buying DVD or expensive books and tools upfront are designed for absolute beginners to learn Chinese characters (hanji, kanji). I have been researching these resources in U.S. over the years and have recommended … Continue reading

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Inexpensive Chinese Calligraphy Four Treasure Selections for Absolute Beginners (#1-a)

One of my favorite & inexpensive brushes: Why do we not press the brush hair too hard according to the “1/3 rule (or recommendations)”? To obey the Centered Tip Principle of Chinese Calligraphy http://www.art-virtue.com/principles/p5-centertip.htm Chinese calligraphy kit plus selected quality … Continue reading

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