Chinese calligraphy is perhaps one of the oldest art forms in human civilization. The skill of writing, the mastery of different strokes, and the emotion they symbolize have survived hundreds of years, and today the traditional style has evolved into its unique style! It doesn’t matter if you are a beginner or an expert; you can learn Chinese Calligraphy. If you are interested in becoming a calligrapher, here are a few tips for you to follow.

First of all, you will need to learn Chinese characters. This should be a fun, and exciting part of learning the craft because learning the letters can open many doors for you! After you learn Chinese characters, you can quickly start practicing other calligraphy aspects such as shapes, colors, and fonts. If you are interested in learning more about Chinese calligraphy’s history and its place in art history, an excellent resource to check out would be Chinese Art History. Although Chinese characters are not that difficult to learn, it does take practice to perfect your skills and perfect your handwriting!