Christmas gag giftIt's hard to give a christmas gag 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 christmas gag gifts. Chinese people think the more expensive christmas gag gift they give, the more they care. That's actually not a good habit. A great christmas gag 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.
Chinese calligraphy is not just writing Chinese characters. It is not just writing Chinese well. It is not just writing Chinese characters beautifully.
I will extol thee, my God, O king; and I will bless thy name for ever and ever.
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:
I will sing a new song unto thee, O upon a psaltery and an instrument of ten strings will I sing praises unto thee.
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.
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.
Send thine hand from above; rid me, and deliver me out of great waters, from the hand of strange children;