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Yojijukugo (4 Kanji Sayings) By Tony K. Skeen
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This is a reference for students of brush calligraphy to use for numerous popular 4 character Yojijukugo (4 character/kanji sayings). It includes over 2,500 written examples that include a basic... More > kanji reference, and the Hiragana and English translations. This text is commonly utilized as a reference for weekly/monthly student assignments. Note: This text includes NO brushed examples. It is only for reference purposes.< Less
Choosing Kanji for Use on a Seal Stone (1 of 2) By Tony K. Skeen
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This is a reference book to guide the reader in in the selection of kanji to utilize for a "Name Seal" using Japanese (Tensho style) kanji. These seals are commonly used on Martial Arts... More > Rank certificates.This book is intended to be utilized in conjunction with a copy of the New Nelson's Kanji Dictionary. Though the reader is able to use it with a different Japanese/English dictionary, it will prove to be more awkward. It is also intended to be used with it's accompanying text "Tensho Examples of Japanese Kanji" (by the same author). This is Book 1 of a 2 volume set.< Less
Translating and Brushing the Katakana for Western Names By Tony K. Skeen
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This is the companion book for the Translation of Names to Katakana Course. It is intended for the student/instructor who wants to learn the correct way/manner to brush the Japanese Katakana. It... More > contains Brush Stroke examples/explanations and the basic description of how to determine which kana to use for the translation process.< Less
Brushed Katakana Examples By Tony K. Skeen
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Brushed examples for the reproduction of the Japanese Katakana characters. Basic Katakana and sound change examples are provided. This text is a reference book for students of Kenshukai/RyuShinKan... More > Dojo.< Less
Brushed Hiragana Examples By Tony K. Skeen
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Brushed examples for practicing the reproduction of the Japanese Hiragana characters. Basic Hiragana and sound change examples are also provided. This text is a reference book for students of... More > Kenshukai/RyuShinKan Dojo.< Less
3 Style Kanji Sayings (Book 1) By Tony K. Skeen
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This text contains multiple examples of Japanese sayings/poems in 3 different brushed styles (Kaisho,Gyosho and Sosho). It is intended to be utilized as an example reference for students of Japanese... More > brush calligraphy.< Less
3 Style Kanji Sayings (Book 2) By Tony K. Skeen
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This text is the second book (in a series) which contains multiple examples of Japanese sayings/poems in 3 different brushed styles (Kaisho,Gyosho and Sosho). It is intended to be utilized as an... More > example reference for students of Japanese brush calligraphy.< Less
Introduction to Shodo Handbook By Tony K. Skeen
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This is the text for the Introductory Shodo Class. It contains written material for the student to utilize in that class.
Tensho Kanji for Making a Seal Stone (2 of 2) By Tony K. Skeen
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This is an example book, showing the Tensho ("seal-script") versions of the kanji contained within The New Nelson's Kanji Dictionary.It is intended as a reference guide for carving those... More > characters into a "seal stone".This is volume 2 of a 2 volume set.< Less
Kanji Examples for the Ryushinkan/Kenshukai Students of Shodo By Tony K. Skeen
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This is a Collection of brushed kanji for the brush calligraphy students reference and use. This text is intended to be a practice and reference book for students of Kenshukai/RyuShinKan Dojo.