The University of Iowa

Learn Chinese calligraphy at free class, October 4

September 27th, 2016

The Confucius Institute at the University of Iowa will offer a free calligraphy workshop for community members Tuesday, October 4, 2016, from 6:00-7:30 p.m. in Room 1117 University Capitol Centre on the UI campus. 

This workshop is free of charge but registration is required 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.

Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to attend all University of Iowa-sponsored events. If you are a person with a disability who requires a reasonable accommodation in order to participate in this program, please contact in advance at 319-335-3857.