Best Chinese Calligraphy Generators Online

What if we could produce Chinese calligraphy, with a click of a mouse? Online Chinese calligraphy generators are important digital tools for both the enjoyment and practice of this time honored tradition. We’ve narrowed down the best chinese calligraphy font generators for everyone from beginners to experienced calligraphers.   One of the best ways for a […]

4 Tools to Make Gorgeous Chinese Calligraphy

After enjoying calligraphy art, artists will be relieved to discover how easy it is to get started.  The 4 essential Chinese calligraphy tools are called 文房四寶 (文房四宝Wénfángsìbǎo) or literally the 4 treasures of the study room. Calligraphy Brush The Chinese brush is at least three thousand years old, the Chinese brush is called 毛筆 because the writing or […]

Spring Festival Couplets for Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year historically has been the biggest holiday within the lunar calendar, a calendar aimed at managing the planting and harvest season.   Lunar New Year was the longest rest period from work on the farm, resulting in large family gatherings, a tradition that still endures today. 春聯(春联Chūnlián), otherwise known as Spring Festival Couplets, are […]

A Story of Courage – Hua Mulan – Movie coming 2018!

勇 Yǒng -Courage, strength, bravery                                     Font: Standard script 楷書 (楷书kǎishū) In Chinese history, the legend of Huā Mùlán 花木蘭 (花木兰 ) from the Southern and Northern Dynasties (420-589) is heralded as a great story of courage.  Mulan’s father was an aging […]

7 Chinese Calligraphy Fonts to Love

Chinese calligraphy fonts have evolved from pictographs to modern day Chinese symbols.  A classic example of the various scripts in Chinese writing comes from the characters for fish and bird: Background Photo credit Ancient Chinese characters were developed after a scholar Cangjie, supposedly from prehistoric times,  noticed that claw prints left by birds and animals could be […]