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Guanyin with Full Hands #Handmade #Silk #Embroidery #Art 75166 http://www.queensilkart.com/100-handmade-embroidery-framed-people-guanyin-with-full-hands-75166/ The popularization of Buddhism in China has made the country home to one of the richest collections of Buddhist arts in the world. Buddhist art in China generally depicts notable Buddhist figures, both historical and mythical and narrative scenes from their lives.

White Peacock and Peahen #Beautiful #Handmade #Silk #Embroidery #Art #Etsy 71050 https://www.amazon.com/King-Silk-Art-Handmade-Embroidery/dp/B00JWJ3PAM In Feng Shui, peacocks are protective, practitioners will often place a vase of peacock feathers near an entrance. In Chinese symbology, the number two represents love. This peacock courting his hen, symbolize a secure, beautiful and harmonious marriage. Or, for single people, peacock images are a love cure to help attract true love.

Pair of Arabian Horses #Beautiful #Handmade #Silk #Embroidery #Art 74083 http://www.queensilkart.com/100-handmade-embroidery-framed-wildlife-animal-arabian-horses-74083/ In Feng Shui, horses are symbols of fire, fame & success. Symbolically, horses bring good things on their backs and are a good luck charm for a speedy and successful outcome.

Curling Ocean Wave #Beautiful #Handmade #Silk #Embroidery #Art 77120 http://www.queensilkart.com/100-handmade-embroidery-framed-landscape-curling-ocean-wave-77120/ This magnificent oceanscape is one of our most spectacular Silk Artworks. The craftsmanship of the stitching is especially masterful in the work with the juxtaposition of parallel and random stitches. The crest of the wave absolutely shimmers under light. Our silk artists have captured the illusion of movement.

Glass Lotus Water Lilies #Beautiful #Handmade #Silk #Embroidery #Art #Etsy 76077 https://www.amazon.com/King-Silk-Art-Handmade-Embroidery/dp/B00JRN9OXU These colorful flowers are a reproduction of a glass reproduction of lotus flowers. Lotus flowers, or Chinese water lilies, grow in muddy ponds, close every night and open again at dawn, pristine and pure. In Feng Shui, lotus flowers are a powerful symbol of purity, one of the Eight Auspicious Symbols of Buddhism.

Pair of Pink Lotus Water Lilies #Beautiful #Handmade #Silk #Embroidery #Art #Etsy 76075 http://www.queensilkart.com/100-handmade-embroidery-feng-shui-framed-flower-floral-pair-of-pink-lotus-blossoms-water-lily-76075/ These colorful flowers are a reproduction of a glass reproduction of lotus flowers. In Feng Shui, lotus flowers are a powerful symbol of purity, one of the Eight Auspicious Symbols of Buddhism.

Waves Crashing on a Lighthouse #Beautiful #Handmade #Silk #Embroidery #Art 77150 http://www.queensilkart.com/100-handmade-silk-waves-crashing-on-a-lighthouse-suzhou-silk-embroidery-art-77150/ Although this scene is from New England, lighthouses are ubiquitous on Chinese coasts, the oldest date from the 8th century.

Darling Harbour Bridge #Beautiful #Handmade #Silk #Embroidery #Art 77206 http://www.queensilkart.com/100-handmade-embroidery-framed-landscape-sydneys-darling-harbour-bridge-77206/

The Lighthouse #Beautiful #Handmade #Silk #Embroidery #Art 77213 http://www.queensilkart.com/100-handmade-silk-lighthouse-suzhou-silk-embroidery-art-77213/ Although this scene is from New England, lighthouses are ubiquitous on Chinese coasts, the oldest date from the 8th century.

Ladies in Procession #Handmade #Silk #Embroidery #Art 75086 http://www.queensilkart.com/100-handmade-embroidery-framed-people-ladies-in-procession-75086/ These aristocratic ladies from the Tang Dynasty shimmer under the moonlight in pure silk thread. We know these ladies are from the Tang Dynasty, due to the dots on their foreheads. For a number of years after a visit from Marco Polo and his crew, "Third-Eye Dots" were a popular fashion accessory for the stylish.