This is not a print! This custom 'Tian Dao Chou Qin' Chinese calligraphy wall scroll art work is 100% hand-painted by our talented disabled artist.
Typical Gallery Price: $100.00
Your Price: $49.88
About 'Tian Dao Chou Qin' Chinese Calligraphy Wall Scroll Artwork
Length of Silk Scroll: 59.3" (150cm)
Width of Wooden Scroll Roller: 18.6" (47cm)
Traditional or Simplified Chinese Characters & Pinyin
This proverb is from The Analects of Confucius; means God help those who help themselves.; Hard Work Pays Off. It pronounces Tian Dao Chou Qin. Tian dao means Dod’s will, chou means reward, qin means diligence.
About Talented Disabled Artist Shouxing Wang
Shouxing Wang, who lives with paralysis from the waist down, is an accomplished disabled Chinese calligrapher of traditional Chinese brush calligraphy, thought of as the highest form of art in China and widely practiced and revered in Sinophere. Being confined to a wheelchair in a small village in Eastern China for decades, Shouxing has been determined to teach and establish himself as a great Chinese calligrapher.
"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.
Shouxing writes with a brush, ink and an inkstone (used to mix the ink) on rice paper and is versed in all the five main scripts of Chinese characters: seal script (zhuanshu), clerical script (lishu), semi-cursive or running script (xingshu), cursive or grass scrip (caoshu) and regular script (kaishu).
How to Create Your Tian Dao Chou Qin Chinese Characters Calligraphy Wall Scroll Art Works
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