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Forbidden City: Chinese Calligraphy Brush Sets for Beginners / Custom Box Sets #1

Monday, July 23rd, 2012

chines painting supplies Chinese calligraphy and painting supplies Forbidden City – Four Treasures video episodes – Discussing the combinations of brush sets and kits with Robert Bo, Dallas, Texas – worlds largest wholesale of Four Treasures
e-Bay: http://stores.ebay.com/Big-Teapot-Brush-Jade-Dress-eStore_4-Trs-Brush-Sets_W0QQcolZ4QQdirZ1QQfsubZ336676QQftidZ2QQtZkm

Robert Bo 薄先生
(972) 758-7238 (Preferred)
Please call between 12-6 PM, Mon to Sat, Texas time
Near Coit & Plano Parkway, Plano, Texas
sale@oriental-crafts.com or
sale@chinatradesky.com

I (Joshua Hough) DON’T SELL ANYTHING IN THIS CHANNEL. ALL RELATED SUPPLIERS, TOOLS & SUPPLIES (Four Treasures) AS INTRODUCED ARE PROVIDED AS REFERENCES, RESOURCES, AND COMPARISONS OF TECHNICAL FUNCTIONS.

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Book Fair: Chinese painting, seal stones, calligraphy DVD with English/Chinese caption (2008 Part 5)

Tuesday, March 13th, 2012

chines painting supplies As probably the largest U.S. Chinese books distributor, Mr. Chang sells books, DVDs, VCDs, Chinese calligraphy and painting supplies to many Chinese bookstores and schools in north America. His prices are either lowest or very competitive.

The sponsor of the annual Chinese book fair in Dallas Chinese Commnunity Center, Texas:
To order, please call Mr. Chang
World Journal Bookstore, a major distributor of Chinese books in the United States
Mr. Hou Chang
San Jose, California, USA
Cell: 408-472-1827
Email: houchang88@yahoo.com
Website: currently N/A
http://www.worldjournal.com/ (affiliated Chinese Newspaper)
Mr. Chang travels to China and distributes Chinese calligraphy, painting books, seal stones, supplies, tools, inkstones, brushes, Xuan paper, and various Four Treasures at very reasonable prices.

Technical questions about Chinese brushes: http://www.art-virtue.com/principles/…

Shopping for Four Treasures: http://www.art-virtue.com/links/index…

Joshua Hough’s Disclaimer:
1. I do not guarantee the quality of EACH individual brush, nor the price changes and availability. I am not responding to any availability and price issues.
2. I do not sell any of those items (as of 2008).
3. I do not take commissions.

I provide the information in this video solely for practitioners of Chinese calligraphy and painting to compare the selection and shopping of the supplies and tools.

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Selecting Chinese Calligraphy & Painting Brushes, Books & Four Treasures www.asiade.com Bookstore

Tuesday, December 6th, 2011

chinese painting brush A list of bookstores and suppliers of Four Treasures http://www.art-virtue.com/links/#4

How to choose Chinese artistic brushes http://www.art-virtue.com/principles/

達華書局 China Books & Arts http://www.asiade.com/
Phone: 972-238-8408 (preferred contact)
Address: 300 E. Terrace Drive #303, Richardson, Texas 75081 USA. (Located in China Town)

The owner Mr. Jason Liu is also a news reporter of Chinese World Journal newspaper and an experienced and knowledgable painter. If you have any special request about Chinese calligraphy and painting books and supplies, please call Ms. Liu at the store, email service@asiade.com, or visit http://www.etaoyo.com/ and use the suggested search keywords, and then let them know which items to order. They don’t list many items at http://www.asiade.com/search.aspx?lid=9011&btype=11

Suggested search keywords (copy and paste the simplified Chinese characters):
国画 画册 水墨 书法 行书 草书 书法字典 字帖

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Book Fair: Chinese calligraphy painting various Xuan paper (2008 Part 2)

Saturday, October 29th, 2011

chines painting supplies Sized Xuan paper is not necessarily easier to use or more “forgiving” without considering ink and brush qualities.

Popular items at below market prices as of 2008:
Vintage ink sticks by Old Hu Kaiwen
Chinese painting watercolor sets starting from $4 per pack
Chinese calligraphy / painting VCD ($3 to $5 each as of 2008) and DVD
“Extra thin” sized paper, coated with alum
Old Hu Kaiwen ink sticks at $2 each

The sponsor of the annual Chinese book fair in Dallas Chinese Commnunity Center, Texas:
World Journal Bookstore ( 世界書局 ), a major distributor of Chinese books in the United States
Mr. Hou Chang
San Jose, California, USA
Cell: 408-472-1827
Email: houchang88@yahoo.com
Website: currently N/A

Mr. Chang travels to China and distributes Chinese calligraphy, painting books, seal stones, supplies, tools, inkstones, brushes, Xuan paper, and various Four Treasures at very reasonable prices.

Technical questions about Chinese brushes: http://www.art-virtue.com/principles/index.htm

Shopping for Four Treasures: http://www.art-virtue.com/links/index.htm#4

Joshua Hough’s Disclaimer:
1. I do not guarantee the quality of EACH individual brush, nor the price changes and availability. I am not responding to any availability and price issues.
2. I do not sell any of those items (as of 2008).
3. I do not take commissions.

I provide the information in this video solely for practitioners of Chinese calligraphy and painting to compare the selection and shopping of the supplies and tools.

Duration : 0:6:45

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