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Flowers and birds are the most common subjects of Chinese paintings. The works of flower and bird paintings often express love and enjoyment of the nature from the painter with blooming flowers painted in flamboyant colors.
The paper cut artist transformed the traditional bird and flower paintings into the paper cut form. Continuing the colorful and lively style, the paper cut will stop your guests with wows.
Chinese paper cutting is a unique art form, since paper was invented in China and has existed there for thousands of years. Common designs are animals, flowers and figures, cut with scissors or knife, mainly made to decorate doors and windows. Paper cuttings are also called window flowers or cutting pictures. Paper cutting has long history featuring both national and regional themes.
Though the end product is usually small in size, it can reflect many aspects of life such as prosperity, health, or the harvest. Some cuttings represent stories about the happiness gained from the accomplishment of common goals.