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Yan Style Chinese Calligraphy Basic Stroke

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Lishu Chinese Calligraphy Exercise 隸書書法練習 書聖相

Free download Chinese calligraphy models http://www.9610.com/Index1.htm Please go to 秦汉 where the Clerical Styles were most popular in the Han Dynasty Basics of Clerical Styles explained in Playlist http://www.youtube.com/artvirtue#g/c/BF3A012C7B12B59D Unrelated sample characters in this video: 書 book; write 聖 sage; … Continue reading

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Improvization & Critique on Chinese Calligraphy After Concert & Water Writing

After writing for already two hours during the music concert on August 1, 2009, Lily came and asked for a piece of Chinese calligraphy in semi-cursive or cursive style. Then she gave a critique on the improvized calligraphy 高山流水 (High … Continue reading

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Kai Shu Characters 淮孫景 in Chinese Calligraphy Wei Bei Style

Free download of various Chinese calligraphy models of the Wei and Jin Dynasties: http://www.9610.com/weijin/1.htm http://www.art-virtue.com/styles/kai/index.htm#5 魏碑 (“Wei Bei”), a subset of Chinese Calligraphy Kai Shu styles, is generally regarded as one of the best art forms for training the technical … Continue reading

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Li Shu 隸書 Chinese Calligraphy Sample Characters: 馮侍魯

Free Chinese calligraphy models download 乙瑛碑 http://www.wenhuacn.com/article.asp?classid=33&articleid=6907 http://www.9610.com/qinhan/yyb/ http://www.wenhuacn.com/shufa/article.asp?classid=33&articleid=2647 http://www.wenhuacn.com/shufa/article.asp?classid=33&articleid=2648 http://www.wenhuacn.com/shufa/article.asp?classid=33&articleid=2649 http://www.9610.com/qinhan/xianyu/ http://www.9610.com/qinhan/cqb/ About Chinese Calligraphy clerical style http://www.art-virtue.com/styles/li/index.htm Sample characters: 馮 a Chinese surname Feng (pronounced as “fon”) 侍 serve 魯 a Chinese surname Lu Duration : 0:3:40 Technorati … Continue reading

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Your Name in Free Chinese Calligraphy (eg. Robert 羅伯特)

Step 1: http://www.chinese-tools.com/names Get a phonetic translation of your name Step 2: http://www.9610.com/zidian/index.htm Free online Chinese Calligraphy dictionary First, click on [搜索] button at least twice Step 3: Copy and paste each Chinese character to the online dictionarys search box … Continue reading

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Gold Pigment 金粉書法 Chinese Calligraphy on Cerulean & Red Xuan Paper

Gold pigments used in this video www.orientalartsupply.com/products/colors.cfm Google search: 金粉書法 or gold pigment calligraphy “Centered Tip Principle” for Chinese calligraphy writing http://www.art-virtue.com/principles/p5-centertip.htm Due to the tackiness and density of the gold pigment powder, I made a rare exception to the … Continue reading

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Evolution of Chinese Character 生 in Calligraphy Styles

Chinese calligraphy styles http://www.art-virtue.com/styles/ It’s not necessary for a Chinese Calligraphy teacher / student and a Mandarin Chinese teacher/student to teach or learn various styles of Chinese calligraphy and 異體字 (variant Chinese characters) unless one is determined to master Chinese … Continue reading

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Basic Stroke of Chinese Calligraphy Kai Shu: Left Diagonal 撇 (Version1A based on Pei Xiu’s Model)

Chinese Calligraphy basic stroke – 撇 Left Diagonal Stroke (Pinyin: Pie) http://www.art-virtue.com/tutorial/index.htm Their directions are from northeast corner to southwest corner at different angles and different lengths. 基本筆劃 撇 撇 藏鋒 http://www.google.com/search?hl=en&q=%E6%92%87%E8%97%8F%E9%8B%92&aq=f&oq=&aqi= The left diagonal strokes ( 撇 Pie ) … 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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