Kakejiku hanging scroll of calligraphy for Japanese style interior
Calligraphy is an art whose purpose is to express yourself through brushes and paper. In addition to the stroke order and the way to hold a brush, various skills infinitely broaden the traditional world. Indeed, it is the truth of writing.
Three points for appreciating a work of calligraphy
The balance and margins of the whole character are important elements. How does the overall arrangement of the vertical and horizontal matched? How is the combination of ink’s black and paper’s white?
Meaning of character
The meaning of the written letters influences the brushing of an author. The author expresses soft warmth for spring and lightness for wind.
The stroke of line, stop, jump, and sweep. They use the technique to express the world of calligraphy. Furthermore, the good blur of lines makes artworks more elegant.
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