Class registration required by 5/26/22
A stroke of good luck and blessings are yours to take home! In this beginner’s class, you will learn how to write your own blessings in Chinese calligraphy with sumi ink on red rice paper. You will be guided by looking at the basic anatomy of Chinese Calligraphy and how to use specific strokes to construct Chinese characters. In the end, you will have your calligraphy words of blessings to take home.
Meet your class instructor
Rancy Wang is a calligrapher based in LA and has a classic and traditional Chinese calligraphy training background in Taiwan when she was a young student. She offers in-person and online classes upon request. She has also ventured outside of Chinese calligraphy to writing classic and modern pointed pen calligraphy. You can find and follow her work here: https://www.instagram.com/calligraphybyrancy
Class fee (materials included)
TAPLA Member $40
Non member $50
Registration required by 5/26/22
Tickets are non-refundable, but transferrable
Chinese calligraphy brush
Rice paper with grids
Small ink holder
Sumi Ink (black ink)
Red square rice paper to write your blessings to hang on your wall
Bring your own (optional):
Empty mason jar (to fill with water to clean brush)
Ink stone (to hold ink, if you have one)
Your own Chinese Calligraphy brush if you prefer to use your own (a new brush will still be included for you)
Regarding COVID-19 and in consideration of others, please only attend if fully vaccinated and in a state of good health. Be cautioned that not all attendees are necessarily vaccinated. If you are not masked, you are self-attesting that you are vaccinated.
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About TAP Taiwanese American Professionals Los Angeles (TAP-LA) is a non-profit organization dedicated to enhancing and empowering the Taiwanese & Taiwanese American community in Greater Los Angeles through networking and professional development, while emphasizing the preservation of Taiwanese American Identity. Our programs and events are focused in five main areas: Community Building, Professional Development, Promoting Taiwanese/Taiwanese American Culture and Identity, Health and Wellness, and Community Service. For more info, check out our website: tapla.org