learning calligraphy

So, we've started taking calligraphy lessons. In Chinese culture, calligraphy was considered to be a higher art form than painting.  Originating in a history of characters carved into tortoise shells and bones, and evolving into characters written with brushes, calligraphy has six styles. We're starting our classes with the xiao zhuan (seal) style, where each line is … Continue reading learning calligraphy