Posts Tagged ‘Shu’

FREE DOWNLOAD Chinese calligraphy book Hsin Shu (High Resolution pictures)

Monday, August 20th, 2012

top chinese calligraphy Download: http://www.art-virtue.com/styles/hsin/index.htm#3
A comprehensive Chinese calligraphy dictionary of Wang Xizhi’s Hsin Shu (王羲之行書字典). Wang’s Walking or Semi-Cursive styles are the main school of Chinese calligraphy. Wang was also a renowned bamboo painter, but none of his painting remains today.

Duration : 0:1:51

(more…)

Technorati Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Seals for Chinese calligraphy & painting (part 1)

Thursday, July 12th, 2012

top chinese calligraphy Samples of Chinese seal stones http://bbbox.bbbox.net/cy2622/gallery.html

A Chinese seal is both practical as a tool and enjoyable as an art, hence becoming a collectible for scholars and art lovers. These are some of my collections of seals. When choosing a Chinese custom seal for our calligraphy or painting, we prefer better stones carved by professional seal carvers, and the stones need to be in good boxes to prevent dropping or cracking.
Seals are a trusted tool used for the authentication of items of ownership. From government to personal use, seals can represent a persons power, and function as a symbol of authentication in dealings among people.

Duration : 0:3:9

(more…)

Technorati Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Kai Shu Characters 淮孫景 in Chinese Calligraphy Wei Bei Style

Saturday, December 31st, 2011

top chinese calligraphy Free download of various Chinese calligraphy models of the Wei and Jin Dynasties: http://www.9610.com/weijin/1.htm

http://www.art-virtue.com/styles/kai/index.htm#5 魏碑 (“Wei Bei”), a subset of Chinese calligraphy Kai Shu styles, is generally regarded as one of the best art forms for training the technical requirements of different Chinese calligraphy styles.

Sample characters in this video:
淮 the Huai River
孫 grandson
景 scene

Duration : 0:4:6

(more…)

Technorati Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,