Easter gift basketIt's hard to give a easter gift basket. Because it's hard to find what somebody else really like. And it's even harder to find someone likes and don't cost you a fortune.
Chinese people sometimes like to give expensive easter gift baskets. Chinese people think the more expensive easter gift basket they give, the more they care. That's actually not a good habit. A great easter gift basket should be expressing your thought and not costing a fortune.
Chinese calligrapher Wang Xizhi improved his calligraphy a lot after he traveled from south part of China to the north. He said later that it is kind of waste of time to only study Mrs. Wei's calligraphy.
Send thine hand from above; rid me, and deliver me out of great waters, from the hand of strange children;
I will speak of the glorious honour of thy majesty, and of thy wondrous works.
Many people buy Chinese calligraphy works from us and then asked which side should be the top later.
In the US, people usually should claim a gift if the value is higher than certain amount. The limit depends on location. Some place might be $50 and some place might be $20. That's a great regulation.
Chinese calligraphy are different from other calligraphy works. Chinese calligraphy is painted by special calligraphy paper (Xuan paper), special brush and special ink.