Seasonal Greetings

Dear students, colleagues and Shodo friends,

May Christmas season be filled with joy and light!

光り輝き 喜び溢れるクリスマスに

なりますように。

I share some pictures here.

The calligraphy papers are origami-ed, wrapped and up-cycled this year!

Kodomonohi

Happy holidays

And

Happy Practice!!

Arigato,

Rie

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Workshop in May, Freiburg

Thank you so much everyone who came to the workshop today!

Big compliment to you all.

You did it so beautifully and such deep mindfulness process!

Next workshop is 17.June.

ARIGATO!

#shodoworkshop #shodo #calligraphyworkshop #freiburg #kalligraphieworkshop #rietakeda

Happy Practice!

ARIGATO

San-Sho-Tai – 三書体

SAN-TAI-JI 三体字 / SAN-SHO-TAI 三書体 – 3 BASIC CALLIGRAPHY STYLES

They are three basic calligraphy styles which commonly used and practiced :

KAISHO 楷書- Block style (regular script / standard script)

GYOUSHO 行書- Semi cursive style

SOUSHO 草書- Cursive style

黄鳥話春深

         Sousho                Gyousho                   Kaisho


About the text

黄鳥 春を 話すること 深し

kouchou haru wo wasurukoto fukashi

Meaning:

鶯は窓外で終日呟いている

Bush warbler (Uguisu)has been singing all day outside the window.

Otehon: Calligraphy Text for February

〜 OTEHON  〜

Calligraphy text for the month of February :

5 Kanji characters in Kaisho-style

with small-medium brush.

( for – intermediate and upper intermediate students-)

Calligraphy text Feb.
Calligraphy text Feb.

「江梅帯雪香」

江梅雪を帯びて香ばし

KOUBAI YUKI WO OBITE KOUBASHI

(meaning)

川辺の梅の花は 雪をおびて 香りを 放っている

Plum flowers at the river covered with a belt of snow,

spreading over their spring fragrance.