Kids Web Japan

Web Japan > Kids Web Japan > Virtual Culture > Shodo

Virtual Culture


Click on What is Shodo? for an overview of the history of calligraphy, how people in Japan use it today, and a description of the various styles. Then turn to Posture and Implements for an orientation to the basics of calligraphy. When you're ready to give it a shot yourself, go to Virtual Shodo (Yama [mountain], Nihon [Japan]) if you want to give it a try yourself.


What Is Shodo?
Posture and Implements
Virtual Shodo

Related Articles

Explore Japan


You'll need the Shockwave plugin before you can start. If you don't have it, you can download it now.