How to judge Chinese Suzhou silk hand embroidery

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Suzhou embroidery, Su embroidery for short, is a traditional art which has a high requirement on hand skills. A piece of good Suzhou Embroidery is a perfect combination of embroidery techniques and art. Normally we can judge a Suzhou embroidery work from the following criteria.    1. To judge the artistic value of the picture. In the present market, most…

Courtyard of Suzhou Stream Villa

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Change Studio: The Chinese garden art of Suzhou is a demonstration of ancient wisdom and philosophy. We have been understanding and exploring the spirit and techniques of ancient Chinese garden through designing and execution. The freshness, grace, and leisure found in the natural elements of Chinese gardens are timelessly innocent. We believe designs expressions incorporating Chinese gardens should focus on the…

30 Deep Yet Majestic Chinese Landscape Painting Ideas

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Numerous critics and scholars consider “Landscape Painting” as the most astounding type of Chinese painting. Landscape painting had advanced into an autonomous painting genre that has epitomized the Chinese people to get away from their quotidian world to commune with nature and express it through their paintings. CHINESE LANDSCAPE PAINTING IDEAS is extremely well known and is related to refined insightful taste….

Classical Gardens of Suzhou

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Suzhou, a city to the south of the lower reaches of the Yangtze River, enjoys a worldwide reputation for its delicate and classical gardens. Most of the gardens were built for private use by aristocrats and rich businessmen and date back to the sixth Century BC. Their design went through an active period during the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644). By the time of the…

Shantang Street (Seven-Li Shantang)

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Shantang Street, an ancient riverside pedestrian road in northwest Suzhou, Jiangsu, is very popular with tourists. From Changmen Gate (the west gate of the ancient city) in the downtown, it winds northwest on the northern bank of the Shantang River, and ends at scenic Tiger Hill. It extends about 2.2 miles (seven li), hence the name ‘Seven-Li Shantang’. In 825,…

FC (The Lion Forest Garden,suzhou,china,)

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The Lion Forest in Suzhou is one of the four famous gardens in Suzhou,china, and it is also a precious cultural landscape. You can visit the gardens and enjoy the concentrated natural landscape. The Lion Forest in Suzhou is one of the four famous gardens in Suzhou,china, and it is also a precious cultural landscape. You can visit the gardens…

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5D4N Suzhou and Hangzhou Itinerary — Soak In the Beauty of Tiger Hill, West Lake and More

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Looking to explore the scenic, quainter side of China? This Suzhou and Hangzhou itinerary discovers the cities seemingly trapped in time. Beijing and Shanghai are like the cool kids at the high school cafeteria, showing off their fancy gadgets (read: modern skyline) and stature (read: Great Wall). But Suzhou and Hangzhou in the introverts’ corner deserve some attention too! Although…

China Zhouzhuang The Water Town

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Zhouzhuang, a standout amongst the most renowned water townships in China, arranged in Kunshan City, which is just 30 kilometers (18 miles) southeast of Suzhou. It is noted for its significant social foundation, the decently protected aged private houses, the exquisite watery perspectives and the solid nearby shaded customs and traditions. In the Spring and Autumn Period (770 – 476…

Mishaps in Suzhou

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While we were in Shanghai, we had planned on visiting my friend James in Hungzhou.  He had told us that getting train tickets was very easy and so we didn’t buy them ahead of time and they are… But, we got to the train station and there was only one train leaving in the morning that day for Hungzhou and…