By Angelina Hayes
According to ancient legends, a man named Cang Jie created the Chinese language. Soon after he created their language, calligraphy was born. The exact date calligraphy was invented is unknown, but, it was definitely during the reign of the Yellow Emperor.
Asian Calligraphy versus Modern Chinese versus English Calligraphy
Click the link above to practice (Hint: it says try it!).
"Origin of Calligraphy - Ancient Chinese Calligraphy History." Origin of Calligraphy - Ancient Chinese Calligraphy History. N.p., n.d. Web. 10 Dec. 2014. <http://www.chinavoc.com/arts/calligraphy/origin.asp>.