Discover the art of Chinese calligraphy and learn its connections to traditional Chinese painting and culture.
Students will learn the history of the writing system: major scripts, modes, and styles. There will be novice level brushwork and lectures on the Chinese culture. Students will be helped to understand the relationship between traditional Chinese arts and Chinese culture. They will have the opportunity to gain first-hand experience of classical Chinese brush writing. By the end of the course, students are expected to gain a better understanding of Chinese culture through concrete experience of traditional Chinese arts.
Limit 12 students, ages 18 and up.
Approximate materials cost: $50-$60.
Students will need the following materials: