This is not a Print! This custom Chinese characters calligraphy art wall scroll is 100% hand-painted by our talented disabled artist.
About 'Fly Wing to Wing' Chinese Calligraphy Wall Scroll Artwork
Length of Silk Scroll: 59.3" (150cm)
Width of Wooden Scroll Roller: 18.6" (47cm)
Chinese Calligraphy Style
English: Official Script / Clerical Script
Bi Yi Shuang Fei literally means “fly wing to wing”. It is used to describe deeply beloved couples that move on with life. Bi Yi means “wing to wing”, and it’s most well-known in the classic romantic verse of Chinese poetry “Zai Tian Yuan Zuo Bi Yi Niao, Zai Di Yuan Wei Lian Li Zhi” .
(On high, we’d be two love birds flying wing to wing. On earth, two trees with branches twined from spring to spring. )
The first character is pronounced as bi, meaning close together, or next to; the second yi, meaning wing, together with the first word making up a phrase “bi yi,” meaning wing to wing; the third shuang, meaning double, or couple; the last one fei, meaning fly. Hence they form the implied meaning above.
Fly wing to wing -- happy couple; flying side by side; go places together as a couple; go with each other all the time as lovers; inseparable lovers; pair off wing to wing; such happy couple
Vertically, on the side next to the main characters.
Note: Firstly, this looks best with selections that have multiple characters. Secondly, these are Chinese calendar and writer, it could add an inscription such as a special wish or salutation.
About Talented Disabled Artist: Master Shouxing Wang
How many years does it require to be a great master of Chinese brush calligraphy? 20 to 30 years. Shouxing Wang is from a village in Shandong China and actively lives with paralysis from waist down for nearly thirty years. To fight fate, he developed an interest in Chinese calligraphy art, which is believed to have a very similar effect to Chinese Taichi, cultivating the mind and morality. Now after nearly thirty years of practice, Mr. Wang has won various art competitions and can skillfully master all scripts of Chinese character calligraphy, namely, zhuanshu(seal script), lishu(clerical script), kaishu(regular script), xingshu(running script/semi cursive script) and caoshu(cursive script/grass script). Master Wang writes with a brush, ink and an inkstone (used to mix the ink) on rice paper.
In addition to Chinese calligraphy art, Master. Wang is also a big fan of various kinds of musical instrument, such as erhu and flute. Master. Wang said, “Life is not fair but you make it fair with your effort and attitude.”
"Initially, practicing calligraphy lifted me out of the pain of losing legs, brought me consolation and gave me courage to face various difficulties in life, and I found new hopes. Now I believe in my future and I shall work harder and promote the calligraphy art form." he said. When he was interviewed by journalists with famous media and asked what it was like to practice calligraphy these years. View More Story
How to Write Fly Wing to Wing in Chinese Calligraphy Art on Wall Scrolls
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