Mandarin Language Game online book
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8. Brush Painting
Brush Painting máobǐ huà 毛笔画
This stamp was issued in 1997 in a set of 6 stamps celebrating the centenary of the birth of Pan Tianshou, a famous Chinese artist.
The traditional brushes are made from hair with bamboo handles. The character for brush is made up from the characters for bamboo and hair. The character 画 huà means painting.
- Look at and compare different brush paintings.
- Create a picture in brush painting style.
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