More specifically, after I finish the piece on "rice" paper how do I mount it in order to preserve it? And how would I make a Chinese scroll?
Where to find the information would be awesome too
Thanks

there are lots of places where you can find chinese scroll, but the only place i know is www.youtube.com or www.google.com because there’s many information videos that might help you to of how to do a chinese scroll

 

Chinese painting are very special and unique, both in terms of content and the way it is done. Can learn the art?

Chinese paintings are indeed very exceptional. Special inks and brushes are used to make these paintings. You can get guidance and help about the art from the internet.

http://www.char4u.com/article_info.php?articles_id=81

 

What makes ancient Chinese art unique?

On August 25, 2011, in Chinese Art, by admin

Ancient Chinese Art as in calligraphy, paintings.

I would guess because it came from that area, and the style of art is distinct among others.

 

What is this chinese store name in english?

On August 25, 2011, in Jade Store, by admin

It’s not good luck jade either. that’s a vendor :/

http://sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-snc4/hs702.snc4/62223_622758739579_24801355_35973049_5054604_n.jpg

The vertical sign (red word with white background) at the bottom said:
- An An’s Jade, Crystal and Jewelry store.

The horizontal sign (white word with red background) at the top said:
- Beauty Capital boutique and stationery Center

"An An" and "Beauty Capital" are the Chinese name of those 2 stores. Likely, there are 2 owners sharing the store selling 2 different type of things. In most case, their Chinese name are not their name registered for bussiness.

 

Inside the Chinese Contemporary Art Scene

On August 25, 2011, in Chinese Art, by admin

0 Inside the Chinese Contemporary Art SceneThe hottest artists and multimedia art.See Zhang Huan, Xu Bing, Yang Fudong and more, presented by Asia Society’s Melissa Chiu, interviewed by BigThink.com – where you can find a variety of expert interviews.

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I am on the look-out for Chinese calligraphy and associated arts. I need references for good and informative sites for it.

Chinese calligraphy is a very fine art. You can get facts and particulars about this beautiful art from internet article sites.

http://www.char4u.com/article_info.php?articles_id=10

 

I searched for it, but i cant find one.

you can search some Chinese video sharing website for Chinese brush painting tutorials. Two popular sites:

http://www.tudou.com

http://www.youku.com

You can search with the following Chinese terms that mean Chinese painting skills and Chinese painting tutorial respectively:
国画技法
国画教学

Result pages I got:

http://so.tudou.com/isearch/%E5%9B%BD%E7%94%BB%E6%8A%80%E6%B3%95/

http://so.tudou.com/isearch/%E5%9B%BD%E7%94%BB%E6%95%99%E5%AD%A6/

http://so.youku.com/search_video/q_%E5%9B%BD%E7%94%BB%E6%8A%80%E6%B3%95

http://so.youku.com/search_video/q_%E5%9B%BD%E7%94%BB%E6%95%99%E5%AD%A6

 

Missed my lecture for school and I am in a bind here. If anyone is willing to answer this question, that’d be great.

Times – Ancient China to 500 B.C.E.

I haven’t had much luck finding an answer. My textbook is lame, internet is even worse. Only things I can find are about Confucianism and Daoism, but no clear answer.

Well…. I don’t know much about Chinese Art.

However, the two ideologies you mentioned had a great deal of influence upon the Chinese culture. For example, Taoism (Daoism) is the focus of the ultimate nature of the universe and on the interplay of the two basic dynamic elements of Yin and Yang that are at work in all aspects of life.

My understanding is that there is many different disciples (martial arts, medicine, calligraphy, gardening, and I’m sure art) have devoted themselves to the exploration of these elements in their unique mediums. Art would seem most influenced by the Yin/Yang aspects of empty space and elements that fill that space.

Try doing some research with that as a basis for your search.

 

any help? plz
ive tried EB and Game stop, they might have it now but was wondering if ne 1 has seen them elsewhere or in those 2 stores

you should try ebgames or gamestop i got jade cacoon from ebgames

 

Mastering the Art of Chinese Cooking

On August 22, 2011, in Chinese Art, by admin

0 Mastering the Art of Chinese CookingThis new masterwork of Chinese cuisine showcases acclaimed chef Eileen Yin-Fei Lo’s decades of culinary virtuosity. A series of lessons build skill, knowledge, and confidence as Lo guides the home cook step by step through the techniques, ingredients, and equipment that define Chinese cuisine. With more than 100 classic recipes and technique illustrations throughout, Mastering the Art of Chinese Cooking makes the glories of this ancient cuisine utterly accessible. Stunning color photography reveals the treasures of old and new China, from the zigzagging alleys of historical Guangzhou to the bustle of city centers and faraway Chinatowns, as well as wonderful ingredients and gorgeous finished dishes. Step-by-step brush drawings illustrate Chinese cooking techniques. This lavish volume takes its place as the Chinese cookbook of choice in the cook’s library. Learn more at http://chroniclebooks.com/site/catalog/index.php?main_page=pubs_redirect&isbn= 9780811859332&store=books

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