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KAI SHU 楷書 sample characters in Chinese calligraphy: 聖善傳

Chinese Calligraphy in Kai Shu: http://www.art-virtue.com/styles/kai/index.htm 聖 holy 善 goodness 傳 transmit Practicing Kai Shu calligraphy is a preliminary step before learning other styles of Chinese calligraphy and Chinese painting. Duration : 0:4:30 Technorati Tags: art, calligraphy, China, Chinese, Japanese, … Continue reading

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Cursive Style Chinese Calligraphy Demo with Datong Xu

Datong is my classmate at Nanjing Univ. He currently teaches Chinese calligraphy and painting in Tucson, AZ. We have been good friends for thirty years. Recently he visited our home in LA and had great time doing painting and calligraphy … Continue reading

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Yan Style Chinese Calligraphy Basic Stroke

Books, VCD, DVD http://www.bookseed.com/html/sresh/?itype=a&k=%E9%A2%9C%E7%9C%9F%E5%8D%BF&lang=sm Please contact the seller Email: admin@bookseed.com Phone: 1-408-480 9368 Fax: 1-408-383 9258 Address: 780 Montague Expwy Suite 703, San Jose, CA 95131, USA Free download of Yan’s Chinese Calligraphy models: http://www.9610.com/yzhq/1.htm (may contain some ZIP files) … Continue reading

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Seals for Chinese calligraphy & painting (part 1)

Samples of Chinese seal stones http://bbbox.bbbox.net/cy2622/gallery.html A Chinese seal is both practical as a tool and enjoyable as an art, hence becoming a collectible for scholars and art lovers. These are some of my collections of seals. When choosing a … Continue reading

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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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Li Shu 隸書 Chinese calligraphy sample lesson #2 (why prefer older rubbings?)

Original rubbings ( 原拓 ) from steles of Chinese Calligraphy models are always preferred by well-trained Chinese calligraphers and teachers. The shape, structure, spirits of each characters as well as nuances are well kept; however, due to aging and Acts … Continue reading

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Kanji Chinese Calligraphy by my Mother-in-law(2/2)

http://stores.ebay.com/blueheronartscom for original calligraph or go to http://www.BlueHeronArts.com for rice paper, brush and sumi ink. Duration : 0:9:35 Technorati Tags: chinese calligraphy, Japanese Calligraphy, Kanji

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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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Dictionary of Chinese calligraphy styles 中國書法大字典 (Part 1)

Chinese Calligraphy characters in different styles compiled in a dictionary. Part 1 – covers the general introduction with the index charts of Section Headers. Part 2 – comparisons of original model books (steles) with dictionary. Part 3 – comparisons of … Continue reading

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