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Douglas Lew

 (20/21st century)
Douglas Lew is active/lives in Minnesota.  Douglas Lew is known for figure.

Biography   Douglas Lew


I was born in Shanghai, China and came to the United States with my parents at age fifteen, having completed all but the last year of high school in China.  In those years, all school children, from about age six on were required to do calligraphy every day in small and large characters as a daily exercise, somewhat similar to penmanship in the West.  An average of one hour a day was spent copying past masters of calligraphy in several styles and sizes.  By about age twelve all were quite proficient in the handling of a brush, at least to the extent that handwriting could be legible throughout China.  As in all endeavor, some excelled more than others but everyone understood the importance of calligra   ...  Displaying 750 of 7731 characters.

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