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Sword and Brush
Language: en
Pages: 136
Authors: Dave Lowry
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995-09-19 - Publisher: Shambhala Publications

This moment of perfect clarity that is the force behind all the traditional Japanese arts—from archery to flower arranging—is celebrated here in Dave Lowry's exploration of the common principles shared by calligraphy and the martial arts. Forty-two examples of Lowry's calligraphy, accompanied by his essays, show how the way of
Sword and Brush
Language: en
Pages: 144
Authors: Dave Lowry
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995-09-19 - Publisher: Shambhala Publications

This moment of perfect clarity that is the force behind all the traditional Japanese arts—from archery to flower arranging—is celebrated here in Dave Lowry's exploration of the common principles shared by calligraphy and the martial arts. Forty-two examples of Lowry's calligraphy, accompanied by his essays, show how the way of
Sword & Brush
Language: en
Pages: 34
Authors: Great River Taoist Center
Categories: Calligraphy, Chinese
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher:

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Martial Arts in the Arts: An Appreciation of Artifacts
Language: en
Pages: 154
Authors: Michael DeMarco
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-01-13 - Publisher: Via Media Publishing

Combative forms of movement meet all the criteria required to be called “arts”. Additionally, items associated with martial art theory and practice can be shown in a variety media and appreciated as objets d’art in their own right. This anthology presents the aesthetic side of the martial arts as they
Chinese Swords: An Ancient Tradition and Modern Training
Language: en
Pages: 80
Authors: Michael DeMarco
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-08-27 - Publisher: Via Media Publishing

The Chinese double-edged straight sword (jian), the “gentleman of weapons,” is the focus of this e-book. There are a growing number of people interested in this fascinating weapon, its history, and its use. For your convenience, this anthology assembles the best articles on this subject as published in the Journal