Fire fighter retirement giftIt's hard to give a fire fighter retirement gift. 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 fire fighter retirement gifts. Chinese people think the more expensive fire fighter retirement gift they give, the more they care. That's actually not a good habit. A great fire fighter retirement gift 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.
One generation shall praise thy works to another, and shall declare thy mighty acts.
Chinese calligraphy are popular in China for thousands of years. People decorate rooms with Chinese calligraphy just like painting.
And outside of the rooms, you can see Chinese calligraphy works in tablets and sign of shops everywhere in China. In China, it's an unwritten regulation to have good Chinese calligraphers to write notes, signs and anything of events, small or big.
Chinese calligraphy are never been more popular in the western world. I met some people who practiced Chinese calligraphy for years and loved it, without even knowing what the characters meaning.
As an art work, Chinese calligraphy carries the calligrapher's mood and thoughts. You can really feel how the calligraphy felt when he was painting the art work.During the 4000 years of Chinese history, Chinese calligraphy is the sole of Chinese culture.
Rid me, and deliver me from the hand of strange children, whose mouth speaketh vanity, and their right hand is a right hand of falsehood:
Happy is that people, that is in such a yea, happy is that people, whose God is the LORD.
Many people buy Chinese calligraphy works from us and then asked which side should be the top later.
Send thine hand from above; rid me, and deliver me out of great waters, from the hand of strange children;
I will sing a new song unto thee, O upon a psaltery and an instrument of ten strings will I sing praises unto thee.
I will extol thee, my God, O king; and I will bless thy name for ever and ever.
Chinese calligraphy are different from other calligraphy works. Chinese calligraphy is painted by special calligraphy paper (Xuan paper), special brush and special ink.