The Art of Chinese Calligraphy: Deluxe Edition

The Art of Chinese Calligraphy: Deluxe Edition

by Stephen Addiss

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The Art of Chinese Calligraphy: Deluxe Edition by Stephen Addiss

One of the classic Zen arts, Chinese calligraphy is an increasingly popular form of self-expression. Enthusiasts say it brings physical and spiritual benefits, as well as increased discipline, patience, and persistence. Based on the success of our Art of Chinese Calligraphy Mega Mini Kit™ (nearly 100,000 sold), we're introducing a deluxe kit devoted to this soothing, satisfying hobby. The 128-page book is copiously illustrated, providing a comprehensive beginner's course in calligraphy. It is packaged in the beautifully designed kit with a water bowl and lid, ink stick, ink stone, spoon, brushes, engraved seal, and red ink pad. Other Chinese Calligraphy kits can't compete with our great price for this high-quality item, which makes a terrific gift for any artistically minded person.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780762423989
Publisher: Running Press Book Publishers
Publication date: 11/07/2005
Edition description: Deluxe Edition
Pages: 112
Product dimensions: 5.92(w) x 8.48(h) x 1.70(d)

About the Author

Stephen Addiss, Tucker-Boatwright Professor at the University of Richmond, Virginia, is a world-renowned calligrapher, teacher, and art historian. He has authored 20 books including The Art of Zen: Painting and Calligraphy by Zen Monks 1600-1925. His highly expressive calligraphy has appeared in exhibitions worldwide; he is the only non-Asian to be included in John Steven's Sacred Calligraphy of the East. He is the curator of an upcoming national exhibit on Chinese Calligraphy.

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