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

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

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).

The Blue Morning Glory flowers

Plumeria flower 鸡蛋花

Plumeria flowers 鸡蛋花

The Azaleas flower 杜鹃花