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Saturday, January 29, 2011

Shodo ~ Calligraphy

What is Shodo you ask?
Sho = writing
Do = a path of life
Shodo (pronounced sho-doe) is one of the traditional Japanese "Do" forms, such as Chado (tea ceremony), Kado (flower arrangement), Budo (martial ways), etc. Shodo is the specialized art of artistically writing kanji (Japanese and Chinese characters). It originated in China more than 3000 years ago.
~ Keiko

Interested in joining ICCPS?
Go to: Society

 by Muso Soseki 1275-1351
Calligraphy translation: "No Spiritual Meaning"

Casey Shannon Studio
Director North American Branch of ICCPS
国際中国書法国画家協会アメリカ支部:Ms. Casey Shannon アメリカ現代水墨画家


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