Chinese Calligraphy Technique and Learning – Basic Brush Techniques

 

Brush Control: Executing Pressure by Pull and Press in Chinese Brush Painting

Clearly, knowing your Strokes and Stroke Order are important for visualizing how Characters are structured, and for smoothly executing them. Still, Calligraphy is more than just writing correctly. Much of the Calligrapher’s skill lies in precise and smooth control of the brush on the page, and an appreciation and experience of how the tip bends and moves.

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