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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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Small & Extra Fine Chinese Painting & Calligraphy Brushes (Part 2)

Part 1 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5fSTRZM0xEU To obtain extra fine and small Chinese painting and calligraphy brushes http://www.manluenchoon.com/sitemap_e.html (An internationally renowned brushstore in Hong Kong, ships worldwide, a preferred store by many of my calligraphy and painting friends in Dallas.) http://stores.ebay.com/Big-Teapot-Brush-Jade-Dress-eStore__W0QQ_fsubZ336676QQ_scZ1QQ_sopZ1 (For inquiries … 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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Chinese calligraphy lessons: 12. Brush pens

Here I talk about brush pens, their merits, and deficiencies compared to normal brushes. Brush pens are basically brushes with ink reservoirs and caps. The concept is good, but the execution is often bad. Brush pens’ writing quality is far … Continue reading

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Chinese calligraphy & painting master 溥心畬 Pu Hsin-Yu 2/5

http://www.art-virtue.com/painting/history/ching/PuRu/bio-PuRu.htm http://www.npm.gov.tw/english/exhbition/fu0010/intro-e.htm Chinese Calligraphy painting master 溥心畬 Pu Hsin-Yu (1896-1963) Part 2/5 Duration : 0:2:41 Technorati Tags: art, Bamboo, Bird, calligraphy, China, Chinese, dynasty, flower, Japanese, landscape, painting, River, rock, Shodo, watercolor, wisteria, 中国, 溥儒, 溥心畬, 绘画

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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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Chinese calligraphy cursive & semi-cursive scripts sample: 盡高勸帝祥荷蒙亮

Brushes sold from: http://www.oriental-crafts.com (enter e-Bay store, probably largest selection and lowest prices worldwide) Meanings of the sample characters in this video: 盡 doing best, 高 high, 勸 persuade, 帝 emperor, 祥 good luck, 荷 lotus,蒙 cover, 亮 bright http://www.art-virtue.com/styles/hsin/index.htm … 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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