The Chinese name for the Golden Spider Lily is Lung Shou, or Dragon Head. For the Chinese, the Dragon is a benevolent creature that is in charge of water and rain. It represents fortune, power and wisdom for man. Often it is shown paired with the symbolic female counterpart, the Phoenix. While it may seem to be a daunting floral composition to paint, Ning's step-by-step instructions make it a piece of cake!
For best results use the following materials, available at OAS: PAPER-Double Shuen; BRUSHES-Flow, Happy Dot, Large Orchid Bamboo; COLORS-Chinese Yellow, Vermillion, Da Vinci White, Schmincke Cadmium Red Deep, Winsor&Newton Indigo, Perylene Violet, OAS Best Bottle Ink.