By Wendan Li
Suitable for school and highschool scholars and people studying all alone, this absolutely illustrated coursebook presents complete guide within the heritage and functional concepts of chinese language calligraphy. No past wisdom of the language is needed to persist with the textual content or entire the lessons.
The paintings covers 3 significant parts: 1) descriptions of chinese language characters and their parts, together with stroke varieties, structure styles, and symptoms of sound and which means; 2) simple brush strategies; and three) the social, cultural, old, and philosophical underpinnings of chinese language calligraphy―all of that are an important to realizing and appreciating this paintings form.
Students perform brush writing as they growth from tracing to copying to free-hand writing. version characters are marked to point which means and stroke order, and famous version words are proven in numerous script forms, permitting scholars to perform diversified calligraphic types. newbies will locate the author’s recommendation on find out how to keep away from universal pitfalls in writing brush strokes valuable.
Chinese Writing and Calligraphy can be welcomed via either scholars and teachers wanting an available textual content on studying the basics of the paintings of writing chinese language characters.