Thomas Kelly High School, Chicago, IL

Thomas Kelly High School, Chicago, IL

Thomas Kelly High School, Chicago, IL

Created by Thomas Kelly High School, Chicago, IL

Artists: Xuqing, Haoxuan, Huiquan, Jie, Qiaojuan, Tsung, Haifu, Mulan, Liting, Canwei, Zhaowen, and Zejin

Title: Traditional Chinese Culture and Landmark

Teacher: Mrs. Law

Theme: Art

Materials and techniques: Acrylic paint, canvas, marker, watercolor, and ink.

Did you enjoy this project? Yes.

About: The theme of the artwork is about traditional Chinese culture. Most of these artists come from China and they have been living in America for less than 5 years.

(Upper left): In China, a lot of buildings have two lions standing in front of the door which represents safety. People use it to drive away evil and bad luck.

(Lower left): Most women want to get a chance of marry their loved one, including Chinese women. In Chinese tradition, women should wear all red in our wedding. Red represents love, happiness and luck.

(Upper right): Dim Sum is one of the famous Chinese cultures in the world. We believe every meal plays an important role in our culture. Most Chinese have Dim Sum together. These Dim Sum are delicacy and delicious. It’s very pleasurable to enjoy a cup of tea in the afternoon to express that life is beautiful as long as you feel it in your heart.

(Lower right): Lion dance represents auspicious in China and symbolize as good luck. We hope everybody can have great health in every year.

Thomas Kelly High School, Chicago, IL

Created by Thomas Kelly High School, Chicago, IL

Artists: Zong, Huilin, Yaobin, Minchu, Huixin (Anna), Mulan, Celine, Jinjin, Junzhao, and Zhuolin

Title: Traditional Chinese Culture and Landmark

Teacher: Mrs. Law

Theme: Art

Materials and techniques: Acrylic paint, canvas, marker, watercolor, and ink.

Did you enjoy this project? Yes.

About: The theme of the artwork is about traditional Chinese culture. Most of these artists come from China and they have been living in America for less than 5 years.

(Upper left): In China, a lot of buildings have two lions standing in front of the door which represents safety. People use it to drive away evil and bad luck.

(Lower left): Most women want to get a chance of marry their loved one, including Chinese women. In Chinese tradition, women should wear all red in our wedding. Red represents love, happiness and luck.

(Upper right): Dim Sum is one of the famous Chinese cultures in the world. We believe every meal plays an important role in our culture. Most Chinese have Dim Sum together. These Dim Sum are delicacy and delicious. It’s very pleasurable to enjoy a cup of tea in the afternoon to express that life is beautiful as long as you feel it in your heart.

(Lower right): Lion dance represents auspicious in China and symbolize as good luck. We hope everybody can have great health in every year.