Calligraphy

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Calligraphy is artistically writing characters on Japanese paper with a writing brush.
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First, straighten up your back.
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Hold the brush around the middle.
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Write with the brush while holding it as upright as possible. This allows you to draw beautiful lines.
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When you draw a curving line, move the brush slowly.
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When you change the direction of a line, pause slightly.
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When you draw a long line, move the brush a little bit quicker.
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Let's write with sweeping arm movements, following the instructor's model.