Japanese Calligraphy

Intermediate Lessons in February


Intermediate Lessons in February


DATE: Thursdays, February 1, 8, 15, 22

TIME: 6:30pm to 8:00pm

FEES: $100 for 4 classes

LOCATION: 2305 West 7th Avenue, Vancouver BC, V6K 1Y4

In this class, you will:

  • Polish and further develop skills you learned from 8-weeks Beginner Course

  • Select the style you want to focus on learning (i.e. Kaisho, Gyosho, Sousho, Reisho, and Tensho, and Kana)

  • Learn history of calligraphy includes different writing styles of famous calligraphers in China

  • Have a deeper understanding of the beauty of calligraphy: the quality of brush strokes, ink tone, structure, your own character and personality and the artwork that is alive

  • Learn and practice at your pace

  • Be able to observe and learn from others in the class

  • Participate Shodo Canada Annual Competition (optional)

  • Learn how to create your own artwork

  • Have a space to find the personal inner peace


REQUIREMENT: Completion of Kisyuu Calligraphy 8-Weeks Beginner Course and/or previous experience in Japanese calligraphy in a past. Lecture will be taught in English.


  • Lessons will be instructed by Kisyuu. Original worksheets and handouts will be provided.
  • Lesson will be taught in English. Knowledge of Japanese language is not necessary.


  • Please bring your own Calligraphy basic tools and materials. Additional paper is available for purchase in class.


  • Registration fee is not refundable.
  • When you miss the class, you cannot send another person to fill your spot or ask for a refund. However, it is possible to make up the class in another session on Tuesday’s Beginner Class if the course is happening or take a private lesson with additional cost if you can let the facilitator know the days you will miss class prior to registration.