MAY 4-11, 2019
HEART OF THE BRUSH: Ancient Chinese Calligraphy
Sensei Kazuaki Tanahashi

A unique opportunity to experience the amazing teachings of Kazuaki Tanahashi, fully immersed for 7 days at Hui Ho’olana on Molokai, Hawaii……
Sensei Kazuaki Tanahashi is a renowned calligraphic artist and teacher who works with hundreds of students in calligraphy workshops throughout the world each year. Participation In this workshop is an opportunity to study intimately with Kaz, exploring the practical wisdom of East Asian calligraphy brushwork. He will guide you in practicing, developing and creating your own samples from ancient Chinese masterpieces. Through Kaz’s demonstrations and shared knowledge your understanding will deepen. He will help you cultivate your own calligraphy practice. While practicing, this is as well an opportunity to witness our inner critic and move to closer enjoying the beauty of each moment.
One does not need to have any previous experience of calligraphy or know any East Asian language to take this course. It takes years of practice to become a seasoned calligrapher, but in this workshop, through Kaz’s unique style of teaching, you will experience a beginning and an advanced study of East Asian calligraphy.

In this course, you will:
Examine samples from ancient Chinese masterpieces and make a close study of them by faithfully copying the characters

Become familiar with the techniques, aesthetics, and philosophy of traditional

Enjoy drawing lines and eventually creating beautiful pieces

Learn to interpret the original artwork and create your own expressive work

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$500 (non-refundable) Deposit


Pay in full now $2,250.00

 * this price includes all lodging (shared room), all
professionally prepared, primarily organic meals, all art materials and teaching. It
does not include any travel costs
After receiving your payment we will email you a registration form to complete and return.