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Japanese Calligraphy - Art

Posted by AthensFever

In Japanese, calligraphy is called "shodou". Children in Japan are thought the basics of calligraphy in early elementary school where nearly one thousand kanji are learnt over the first six years.
A selection of famous Japanese calligraphers can be found on Wikipedia page "Japanese calligraphers".

Conteporay Japanese Calligraphers:
Shozo Sato
KoJi Kakinuma
Saiso Shimada