Category Archives: Volunteering

A Bouquet for a Writing Workshop

I facilitated a writing workshop for the Biennial 2015 at a local City Council.  It was my brain child: born when their Curator and Visual Arts Co-ordinator asked me to help her plan an event that would include the ethnic communities in … Continue reading

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To Teach or Not to Teach

One of my students challenged me about teaching Chinese calligraphy when I am not a practicing calligrapher.  Incidentally I’m not a certified teacher either. :) I  accept that some of my students may need a more advanced level of teaching .  As I said … Continue reading

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A Calligraphy Workshop

I’d been giving classes in Chinese Calligraphy for Beginners as a volunteer tutor for a number of years.  Two years ago I retired but now the teacher who took over from me has quit and I’d been asked to return.  I have agreed … Continue reading

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