This set of two books (textbook and workbook) combines the study of Chinese characters with the appreciation of calligraphy.
It is primarily intended for students of Chinese who want to be introduced to Chinese calligraphy.
The textbook and workbook are presented as a whole and can be used for a semester course.
The textbook focuses on an introduction to the basic knowledge of Chinese characters and calligraphy, interwoven with cultural and aesthetic appreciations. The many beautiful calligraphic works provided in the book will help students enjoy the beauty of calligraphy and make learning easy and enjoyable.
The book is written in both English and Chinese, making it easy for students to understand and for teachers to use.
The accompanying exercise book is divided into two main parts: hard pen calligraphy practice and brush calligraphy practice, and offers grid templates for students to write after class.