New Acropolis Toronto

New Acropolis joins Culture Days!

FREE Philosophical Chinese Calligraphy Workshop

One afternoon only!
Date: Saturday September 27 at 2:00 pm until 4:00 pm

Make beautiful gifts and décor. A great "head start" on our new 8-week Philosophical Chinese Calligraphy course.

Starting from the basics, learn how to use brushes and ink to write Chinese characters, appreciate the beauty of calligraphy, discover the wisdom contained in the art, and taste the benefits of practising it.

Discover the symbolism and wisdom of Chinese characters
Explore the philosophy behind Chinese Calligraphy and the daily practical application of the teachings

Cultivate concentration, proper breathing and posture
Develop emotional calmness, mental discipline and clarity
Develop appreciation for beauty and harmony

Reservations recommended ... so we can prepare a desk for you ... and to secure your spot. Please arrive early so we can start on time and you can have the maximum time to learn and practise. Materials will be provided.

No Chinese language/writing skills required.

About the instructor: Sui-Yung Tung first learned Chinese Calligraphy in Hong Kong as a young student. Fascinated by the symbolism and beauty of Chinese characters, she continues her study and practice of Chinese calligraphy in Canada. With her philosophical training at New Acropolis, she is able to explore further the wisdom contained in the art of Chinese Calligraphy.

Check out our NEW 8-week Chinese Calligraphy course!

Date: Saturday September 27, 2014
2:00pm to 4:00pm
Location: Oakwood Village Library and Arts Centre
341 Oakwood Ave. Toronto ON M6E 2W1

Inquiries: or 416-576-1703