i have an interest in ceramics and other art, and i would appreciate it if someone could help me identify characters as they come up. i don't know much Japanese.
i know this stuff can be tricky to read, so for inspiration, i'll dump a non-exhaustive list of possible characters (including...
A dear friend, who is a native speaker of nihongo, arranged a tanka for me some years ago.
I've had it painted onto a large rock in my garden for a long time. I'd like to have it permanently engraved onto the rock.
Before I do, I'd like to have it professionally written out in sosho script for...
So I splurged and bought an iPad Pro w/Apple pencil a couple of weeks ago, and picked up a couple of drawing apps for fun. One is called Paper (free), and the other is called Procreate (about $6).
Anyway, after doodling on it for awhile I decided to try the "oriental brush".
It was a...
I'm trying to complete some geneology work for my family, and I have a piece of WWII Era Provenance that came with a family heirloom sword. Unfortunately, I have no idea what any of the calligraphy means. Would anyone in the forum be willing or able to help me translate its meaning? Id be...
im going to stay England for one month..next month(August)
i want to study english and difference of culture.
and i want them to know one of Japanese culture..'calligraphy'.
Now PC spread rapidly .. i want many peole to know googness of handwriting.
...how do you feel...