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Ma Liang and his magic brush

Xing Han

Ma Liang and his magic brush

by Xing Han

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Published by Foreign Languages Press in Beijing .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Text in English.

Statementadapted by Han Xing ; drawings by Li Shiji.
ContributionsLi, Shiji.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13858422M

Ma Liang is now a famous painter and can paint better and better as he grows up. But one day his magic brush is broken! oh no what can he do now? pls click here to see how his friends at Shijiazhuang help him to work on his paintings.. and they sing . 1. A Magic Paint Brush 神笔马良 (shén bǐ mǎ liánɡ) We will start with a classic, known by almost all Chinese people. It tells a magical story about a diligent, smart and brave young boy called Ma Liang. After Ma Liang receives a magical paintbrush, he suddenly finds that everything he paints immediately turns to life.

The Magic Brush and Ma Liang and his Magic Brush are a pair of Chinese stop-animated films about a magic paintbrush. A young and kind peasant boy named Ma Liang helped a rich man to tend cattle. He liked drawing and drew pictures everywhere and . So when he saw the peoples` troubles, he would use his magic paintbrush to help. Then many people knew about the magic paintbrush. But a few days later, the rich man whom Ma Liang helped heard that the magic paintbrush could turn everything to life. He was a bad man so he had an idea to steal the paint brush from the young man.

“Draw a moon for the lonely night sky, and draw me singing under the moon.” The caption of the pictures is taken from “Drawing,” a pop song written by Zhao Lei. The lyric is loosely inspired by Ma Liang and His Magic Brush (Princeton collection), a Chinese fairy tale about a poor boy with a magic brush. Whatever he paints with that. Reminiscent of Crockett Johnson's picture book, Harold and the Purple Crayon, the Chinese folktale of "Ma Liang and his Magic Brush" involves an artistic boy who receives a brush with a magical power: whatever is drawn with it will come to quite altruistically and benevolently, Ma Liang uses his new artistic talents to assist his neighbors and local village people.


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Ma Liang and his magic brush Ma Liang and His Magic Brush Ma Liang and his magic brush This is a story about Ma Liang who is very poor living in China.

He wants to become a painter but has no money to take lessons. But his passion drives him to draw on whatever he can.

He becomes a quite Ma Liang and his magic brush book painter after years of painting.4/4(1). Ma Liang and his magic brush Ma Liang and His Magic Brush Ma Liang and his magic brush This is a story about Ma Liang who is very poor living in China.

He wants to become a painter but has no money to take lessons. But his passion drives him to draw on whatever he can. He becomes a quite good painter after years of painting.4/5(1). Ma Liang and His Magic Brush (Chinese: 神笔马良) is a traditional Chinese folk tale.

Here it has been adapted by Han Xing, and told in English by the Foreign Languages Press. The illustrations are very much in the style of colourful cartoons, much as those used in traditional flat animation/5. Get this from a library.

Ma Liang and his magic brush. [Hsing Han; Shih-chi Li] -- A boy's magic brush brings to life all the things he paints with it. But a few days later, the rich man whom Ma Liang helped heard that the magic paint brush could turn everything to life.

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Get this from a library. Shen bi Ma Liang = Ma Liang and his magic brush. [Yongqing Yang] -- Shen bi Ma Liang: Ma Liang, a boy from a poor family, loved painting very mush, but could not afford a painting brush.

One day an old man presents Ma Liang with a. Praise for Liang and the Magic Paintbrush “Demi's telling matches her art in fantastic effects in her new book, a tale suggested by an ancient Chinese legend. Delicate shades of gold and blue contrast with fiery scarlets in surpassingly beautiful and authentic pictures showing strange happenings when a poor beggar boy, Liang, receives a magic Author: Demi.

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Ma Liang and His Magic Paintbrush The Story of Ma Liang and his magical brush is very popular among Chinese children and is a typical example of traditional Chinese folk stories. China has a long history of being a Feudalistic society where the rich owned the land and stayed rich by passing their wealth to their children; and the poor stayed Author: The Yeoman.

The Magic Brush (60th Anniversary Bilingual Illustrated Collector’s Edition) (Chinese-English) is world-famed classic literature works, and is a treasure of Chinese children’s literature.

The story reproduces the great parts of Ma Liang studying hard and punishing bullies with his brush pen. Liang uses this gift for good, until he must use his skill to outsmart an evil emperor who wants to use the magic brush for his own greedy purposes. The ending is a bit troublesome- not as completely fair and peaceful as we might like - but then, the tale is based on an old Chinese legend which, like Grimms' fairy tales, were probably a lot /5(3).

The Magic Brush is a well-know Chinese classic children's literature book written by famous children's writer Hong Xuntao. The story is based on a popular folklore. In a village, there lived a boy named Ma Liang, whose peasant family was not able to send him to school. However, he still loved painting and worked very hard at it.

One day, he got a brush, which had a magical. Jack and the Beanstalk Fairy Tales and Bedtime Stories for Kids in English - Duration: Fairy Tales and Stories for Kids 5, views.

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Shen bi Ma Liang (Ma Liang and his magic brush). Wen zi gai ge chu ban she. The Magic Paint Brush A Chinese folk tale Once upon a time, there was a young man called Ma Liang. He was poor and kind and liked drawing so much that he drew pictures everywhere.

One night, he dreamed that an old man gave him a magic paintbrush and asked him to use it to help poor people. When he woke up, he found the magic paintbrush on his desk. --The Book Reader This collection of twelve traditional tales from various parts of China in different time periods represents a popular choice and one sure to be well-received.

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Life on this side of Firewall throws up a pleasant surprise. This is a Reading Rainbow book. He soon found that whatever he painted with the magic brush became real, so he painted things that his friends and neighbors needed, such as shoes, tools, and toys.

Liang drew a cow, and it came to life. The villager was overjoyed and happily began to milk his cow. From that day Liang used his paintbrush to help the people in his village. Whenever they needed something, Liang would paint it.

Soon the villagers began to prosper, and word of Liang’s magic paintbrush began to travel beyond the village. The film is the latest adaptation of the well-known book by Hong Xuntao Ma Liang and His Magic Brush, in which an immortal, impressed with Ma's artistic .MUDDY YORK: THE MUSICAL The Magic Paintbrush Narrator: But a few days later, the rich man whom Ma Liang worked for heard that the magic paint brush could turn everything to life.

He was a bad man so he had an idea to steal the paint brush. Rich Man: “I know I can make a lot of money by turning anything to life with this magic paintbrush.Read the full-text online edition of Traditional Chinese Folktales: An Anthology ().

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