Tang poetry translations book illustrations

In last one and half year I have done more than hundred paintings for illustrating Tang poems translations to Latvian. The book was published last week. Here are some of the paintings:

At the book opening ceremony I was so happy I had to dance: https://youtu.be/9Jpm_2zlERU

Chinese bird and flower paintings

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The Chinese bulbul birds and bamboo: these birds are a symbol for happy couple living together till they are hundred years old.

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The poppy Flowers 虞美人: poppy flower sounds like a name for a beauty in Chinese. Although sometimes with not very happy destiny (like the famous beauty Consort Yu).

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The Blue Morning Glory flowers

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Plumeria flower 鸡蛋花

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Plumeria flowers 鸡蛋花

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The Azaleas flower 杜鹃花