Chinese Brush Calligraphy Class

Hayward Arts Council is proud to offer a five-week Chinese Brush Calligraphy Class taught by HAC member, Ruey Syrop. The class will meet from 1:00 to 3:00 PM on five consecutive Saturdays from July 8 to August 5, 2017 in the Hayward Area Historical Society building at the corner of Foothill and Russell in Hayward. Children welcome, 10 and older.

To register for the class, Click HERE.

The cost is $125 for all five classes.  You can pay for the class fee online with the PayPal button below or bring a check for $125 made out to HAC to the first class. You can also register and pay by phone with a credit card by calling the HAC office during office hours: Thursday or Friday from 10 to 4. Call 510-538-2787 to register by phone or for more information. 

There is a separate $15 materials fee which you can pay at the first class with cash or a check made out to the instructor, Ruey Syrop.

The multi-talented Ruey, posing with one of her paintings.

Class content:

Week 1: July 8
Basic Chinese Calligraphy, Learning Chinese Characters

Week 2: July 15
Writing in Bronze Inscriptions

Week 3: July 22
Introduction to Seals, Writing in Small Seal Script

Week 4: July 29 
Han Dynasty Writing, Clerical Script

Week 5: August 5
Chinese Poem Writing, Creating Your Own Style