The University of Iowa

Free workshop Oct. 16 will introduce history and art of calligraphy

October 10th, 2013

Chinese Calligraphy Workshop
The Confucius Institute at the University of Iowa will offer a free calligraphy workshop for community members Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013, from 7:00-8:30 p.m. in Room 1117 University Capitol Centre on the UI campus. See the event poster

This workshop is free of charge but registration is encouraged to ensure enough materials are available. To register, please email

Workshop participants will get hands-on experience using calligraphy ink and brushes. No previous experience with Chinese or calligraphy is required. This workshop will be led by Dr. Ramon Lim, winner of the 2005 Eighth International Calligraphy Competition. Dr. Lim has his works widely exhibited in China, Korea and Japan.

For more information, contact Erin Mullins at 319-335-3857 or