Chinese Calligraphy Classes
Nowadays, many are rediscovering the beauty of traditional Chinese arts and the benefits attached to practising them,especially Chinese calligraphy which is now known to greatly benefit our mind and our body.
Chinese calligraphy classes are open to beginners as there is no previous training required. New and longtime students share the exciting voyage in the realm of Chinese calligraphy, studying masters of the art under the guidance of the artist Ngan Siu-Mui.
Studying Chinese Calligraphy Scripts
There are five scripts of Chinese calligraphy: Seal, Clerical, Regular, Running and Cursive.
To achieve techniques of Running and Cursive scripts, the Seal and Clerical scripts cannot be ignored.
There are many styles for each script. Also there are many Rubbings and Manuscripts from the ancient calligraphers. Each ancient calligrapher has his own significant style. We'll discover the development, technique and style relationship of 5 scripts of calligraphy through different ancient calligraphers.
There will be 2 kinds of scripts to be learnt in each following workshop. We have chance to compare and understand the different styles of the script.