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INKSTON Gold Fleck Plus, half-treated Xuan Paper

Size: 70 * 138 cm. Colour: White with Gold Flecks Type: Half-Sized Xuan…$16.00$110.00 (USD)

Red Star 3 Star 10-20% Sized Practice Xuan Paper 69 * 138 cm

Only available in whole pack of 100 sheets. Size: 69 * 138 cm Grade: 3 star,…$112.00 (USD)

Chinese Su Ink landscape painting tips with Wang Zirang

Wang Zirang a follower of Huang Binhong and leading Xin'An artist tells us about Chinese Su ink painting.

Red Star 一级大白云 Da BaiYun White Cloud Yang Hao Wool Brush L

Hair: this brush is made with aged goat hair which has lost fat and…$9.36 (USD)

Red Star 经典楷笔 Classic Calligraphy Lang Hao Wolf Brush S

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Rippling Wave pattern hand-carved She inkstone

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Gold fleck pattern hand-carved She inkstone

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Jiang SiXu Tang Chinese Paints 30 ml Red 大红

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Fine Professional Bamboo Calligraphy/ Painting Fan (Xuan Paper, Xiao Xiang Bamboo)

fold-up size: 30 * 2 (widest) * 2 cm open-up size: around 46…$14.10 (USD)

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Ceramic Brush Rest (Natural Rock Design)

Designed and handmade by: Yan Song Bin 严宋赟 Weight: 99 grams Size: 5…$62.56 $39.00 (USD)

Manual of the Mustard Seed Garden

Manual of the Mustard Seed Garden, 芥子園畫譜, is the very first collection of guides about Chinese painting and is still referred to…

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Professional 12 Colours Set A 5g * 12

How to use: dissolve the colour chips in clean warm water. Then it is…$38.80 $32.98 (USD)

Qing Dynasty Fans

A fan can be both a beautiful artwork and a useful accessory for summer! These Qing Dynasty fans are from…

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Here we are starting a little dictionary showing Simplified and Traditional Chinese characters (where different) Pinyin and English. Key words…

Water Dropper * model c

Size: 6.5 cm Diameter; 3.5 cm Height Net Weight: 92 g Glaze: slightly…$4.50 (USD)

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Chinese Painting Kit 10 items (save 52.32 USD)

This is a special selection for Chinese painting/ Sumi-E painting purposes. The whole…$141.32 $89.00 (USD)

轻胶花青膏 Low Resin Indigo Plant Colour 5g

How to use: dissolve the colour chips in clean warm water. Then it is…$5.00 (USD)

Jiang SiXu Tang Chinese Paints 30 ml Peony Red 牡丹红

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Inkston WsWl 古法白云 GuFa BaiYun “Traditional White Cloud ” 兼毫 Jian Hao Combination Brush Set

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铬黄膏 Chromate Yellow Industrial Colour 5g

Colour: 铬黄膏 Chromate Yellow How to use: dissolve the colour chips in clean warm water. Then…$2.00 (USD)

Round – gloss finish water dropper, modern/minimalist

Designer: Handmade by Yan Song Bin and his wife 严宋赟夫妻 Weight: 68.65 grams Size:…$60.00 (USD)

Square Water Dropper (Square Corners)

Handmade by Designer: Yan Song Bin and his wife 严宋赟 Weight: 68.5 grams Size:…$56.45 (USD)

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Inkston 0700Ws 梅骨 Meigu Big 狼毫 Lang Hao Wolf brush

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Chinese Xuan 1,000 year old Truth paper

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五彩凤 5 Colours Phoenix Set

A set of 5 colour inksticks in different colours, each with Phoenix decoration. Five…$15.60 $13.96 (USD)

Red Star 京抓(四) Pro Jing Zhua Yang Hao Wool Brush L

Hair: this brush is made with aged goat hair which has lost fat and…$24.67 (USD)

Jiang SiXu Tang Chinese Paints 30 ml Purple 紫色

The price is for one bottle of 30 ml paints. These paints are…$3.00 (USD)

Red Star 加料羊毫小楷 Pro Yang Hao Wool Brush Small

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铁斋翁 Tie Zhai Weng Traditional Oil Soot Black Inkstick

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Silver

Silver culture is very strong among Miao, Tibetan, Qiang minority peoples is South-West China. Silver plays an important role in…

Jiang SiXu Tang Chinese Paints 30 ml Rouge 胭脂

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Red Star 狼羊兼毫 (四)Jian Hao “Wolf-Wool” Combination Brush #4

$7.99 (USD)

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龙凤墨 Dragon and Phoenix Quan Soot Black Inkstick

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Jiang SiXu Tang Chinese Paints 30 ml Blue Azurite 石青

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Red Star 狼羊兼毫 (三)Jian Hao “Wolf-Wool” Combination Brush #3

$8.66 (USD)

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Smooth vein hand-carved She inkstone in fitted wooden box

Special feature of the stone: new mine She inkstone with natural veins.$130.00 (USD)

Jiang SiXu Tang Chinese Paints 30 ml Jade Green 翡翠绿

The price is for one bottle of 30 ml paints. These paints are…$3.00 (USD)

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Speckled “Yellow Caviar” hand-carved She Inkstone

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Red Star 经典楷笔 Classic Calligraphy Lang Hao Wolf Brush L

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Handmade Designer Ceramic Rabbit Pen Rest Set

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Red Star 京抓(一) Pro Jing Zhua Yang Hao Wool Brush XXXL

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Inkstone, a work of art for making art

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White Ceramic Ink Palette/ Reservoir 10.7 * 2cm

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Red Star 精品兼毫 (五)Fine Jian Hao Combination Brush #5

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Water Dropper * model a

Size: 6.5 cm Diameter; 3.5 cm Height Net Weight: 75.3 g Glaze: slightly…$4.50 (USD)

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Jiang SiXu Tang Chinese Paints 30 ml Emerald Green 石绿

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Waina 薇娜 Calligraphic wildlife painting gallery

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Jiang SiXu Tang Chinese Paints 30 ml Eosin 曙红

The price is for one bottle of 30 ml paints. These paints are…$3.00 (USD)

Luxury Handmade Qiang Silver Double Earring set

Pair of silver earrings, each one has a double decoration with five chains…$112.90 (USD)

滋兰树惠 Orchid Quan Soot Black Inkstick

$6.31$15.90 (USD)

Wang Hui Landscape Paintings

Painting collection of Wang Hui, 王翚 1632 - 1717 one of the best Chinese landscape painters in Chinese art history.

五彩龙 5 Colours Set (Dragon)

$17.69 (USD)

Red Star 一级小白云 Xiao BaiYun White Cloud Yang Hao Wool Brush S

Hair: this brush is made with aged goat hair which has lost fat and…$7.28 (USD)

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Red Star 京抓 Pro Jing Zhua Yang Hao Wool Brush Set

Set of 5 large premium quality brushes from Red Star. These brushes are…$153.22 $143.71 (USD)

天字藤黄 Gamboge Yellow Plant Color 5g

How to use: dissolve the colour chips in clean warm water. Then it is…$3.80 (USD)

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大观宝墨 Da Guan Bao Mo Pine Soot Black Inkstick

   $46.11 $40.37 (USD)

Water Dropper * model d

Size: 6.5 cm Diameter; 3.5 cm Height Glaze: slightly grey Feature: hand painted Made…$4.50 (USD)

Red Star Te Pi 特皮 Jade 10-20% Sized Xuan Paper 97 * 180 cm

Only available in whole pack of 100 sheets. Size: 97 * 180 cm Grade:…$581.00 (USD)

Jiang SiXu Tang Chinese Paints 30 ml Deep Indigo 花青

The price is for one bottle of 30 ml paints. These paints are…$3.00 (USD)

Marie’s Chinese Painting set 12/18/24 Colours in 12ml tubes

Marie's sets of classic colours for Chinese painting, 3 different size sets of…$5.80$12.51 (USD)

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Lotus Leaf Water Dropper

Designer: Yan Song Bin Handmade; Available to ship immediately worldwide. Weight: 89 grams Size:…$45.00 (USD)

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Jiang SiXu Tang Chinese Paints 30 ml (set of 19 colours also available individually)

The price is for a set of 19 bottles of 30 ml paints.…$58.00 $52.20 (USD)

Xuan Brushes for Chinese Brush painting and calligraphy

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Inkstone Buyers Guide

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Jiang SiXu Tang 姜思序堂 (Jiang SiXu Workshop)

Jiang SiXu Tang 姜思序堂 (Jiang SiXu Workshop) is the most prestigious natural mineral colour workshop in China. This workshop has…

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Handmade Bronze Paperknife

Designed and Handmade by: Jerry Gao This handmade knife is specially made for…$29.00 $10.00 (USD)

Chinese art gifts in UK for immediate Europe-wide delivery

A selection of beautifully packaged handmade Chinese art materials in stock in UK fulfilment centre for immediate delivery to UK and…

Square Water Dropper (Round Corner)

Designer: Yan Song Bin 严宋赟 Handmade; Available to ship immediately worldwide. Weight: 67 grams…$46.45 (USD)

Xuan Paper Care, Storage and Mounting

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inkston packaging: a beautiful gift should arrive in great condition

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轻胶赭石 Low Resin Ochre Brown Mineral Color 5g

How to use: dissolve the colour chips in clean warm water. Then it is…$2.60 (USD)

Red Star 经典楷笔 Classic Calligraphy Lang Hao Wolf Brush M

Hair:  This well selected weasel hair is good at making sharp lines. The…$17.71 (USD)

Ancient mine crazed-vein pattern hand-carved She inkstone

Special feature of the stone: precious ancient mine high grade She inkstone. The…$1,100.00 (USD)

Red Star 点梅 “Prune Dot” Lang Hao “Wolf” Brush

This well selected hair is good at making sharp lines. The hair is…$7.80 (USD)

Jiang SiXu Tang Chinese Paints 30 ml Ochre Brown 赭石

The price is for one bottle of 30 ml paints. These paints are…$3.00 (USD)

Wang Hui 汪辉 — Chinese Abstract Painting

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Teapot Design Water Dropper

Designer: Yan Song Bin and his wife 严宋赟 Weight: 70 grams Size: 5.5 cm…$60.00 (USD)

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Silk Embroidery Cushion Cover

Luxury silk cushion cover with black organza silk back, organza lining and richly…$152.30 $79.00 (USD)

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inkston Xuan Paper sample pack

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Chinese Seals

Seals have long history in Chinese painting and calligraphy. Use of seals is also strictly regulated. For example, different types…

Qiang, romantic cloud-dwelling artists

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朱砂墨 Cinnabar Inkstick

 $16.00 (USD)

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福禄寿喜 Birthday Set (Fu Lu Shou Xi)

A set of four black inksticks carved with Chinese gods for happiness, longevity,…$13.28 $11.83 (USD)

Red Star 京抓(三) Pro Jing Zhua Yang Hao Wool Brush XL

Hair: this brush is made with aged goat hair which has lost fat and…$30.58 (USD)

Red Star 一级中白云 Zhong BaiYun White Cloud Yang Hao Wool Brush M

Hair: this brush is made with aged goat hair which has lost fat and…$8.32 (USD)

Classic Ceramic Brush Holder

Colour: grey Surface: creamy.$52.56 (USD)

十二月令图轴 12 Months in Paintings

This set of painting shows Chinese life in 12 months. These paintings show very clearly the architecture details, normal people's daily…

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Ceramic White Mountain Brush Rest

Designer: Ji Xiang Handmade Piece; ready to ship. Weight: 120 grams Size: 19.5…$19.82 (USD)

Water Dropper * model b

Size: 6 cm Diameter; 5 cm Height Net Weight: 73 g Glaze: slightly…$4.50 (USD)

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大红 Red Industrial Colour 5g/ 0.18oz

How to use: dissolve the colour chips in clean warm water. Then it is…$2.00 (USD)

Pre-Mounted Fine Xuan Paper Calligraphy Scroll

xuan paper printed with floral decorations and calligraphy squares and pre-mounted on silk…$14.91 (USD)

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Speckled “Yellow Caviar” Round hand-carved She Inkstone

10.2cm/4" diameter round hand carved professional Inkstone Special feature of the stone: Eel…$480.00 $310.00 (USD)

Ceramic Earrings Kissing Ears 3

Kiss Your Ears. --- This winter, you ears will no longer feel lonely.…$25.00 (USD)

Huang Guohong 黄国鸿 – Chinese GongBi Detail Painting

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Jiang SiXu Tang Chinese Paints 30 ml Light Blue 湖蓝

The price is for one bottle of 30 ml paints. These paints are…$3.00 (USD)

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Red Star 经典楷笔 Classic Calligraphy Lang Hao Wolf Brush Set

Set of 3 Red Star Classic Calligraphy Lang Hao Wolf Brushes: Large, Medium,…$53.65 $45.60 (USD)

Qiang Embroidery Apron

  According to legends of the Three Kingdoms period (AD 220–280), when fighting continued along the Qiang and Shu (蜀) borders,…

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Red Star 京抓(二) Pro Jing Zhua Yang Hao Wool Brush XXL

Hair: this brush is made with aged goat hair which has lost fat and…$36.77 (USD)

Lan Ying 蓝瑛 – Flowers, Birds, and Landscape Paintings

Painting Gallery for Lan Ying (蓝瑛), famous Ming Dynasty painter of Shanshui Landscapes and Flower/Bird paintings.

Jiang SiXu Tang Chinese Paints 30 ml Cinnabar Red 朱膘

The price is for one bottle of 30 ml paints. These paints are…$3.50 (USD)

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This is a short guide to tools and materials for traditional wet mounting, to see the full process in action…

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Unique Piece: tea cup/ saki cup

Designer: Ankl Wang Material: White Gaoling Clay Weight: 105 g Temperature: 1320 degrees Since each…$21.00 (USD)

Jiang SiXu Tang Chinese Paints 30 ml Warm Yellow 鹅黄

The price is for one bottle of 30 ml paints. These paints are…$3.00 (USD)

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Inkston 0403Ws 北尾狼毫联笔 Beiwei LangHao Wolf brush

Brush Hair Size: 1 * 4.4 cm. Brush Size: 30.5 * 1.3 *…$20.62 (USD)

Red Star 狼羊兼毫 (二) Jian Hao “Wolf-Wool” Combination Brush #2

$9.42 (USD)

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Japanese Bronze Paperweight 2 Pieces

material: bronze weight: 170g * 2 size: 21 * 1 * 1 cm price is…$15.31 (USD)

INKSTON Perfect 85 Xuan Paper

Perfect 85 is prepared using the finest ingredients and production process the highest…$45.00$299.00 (USD)

Kuretake Sakura Chinese Painting Set of 12/18/24 x 12ml Colour tubes

Sets of classic Chinese painting colours from Kuretake in 12ml tubes, choose above…$22.03$40.79 (USD)

Floral decoration Smooth vein hand-carved She inkstone

$130.00 (USD)

Mounted and Decorative Xuan Papers

A range of Xuan papers mounted on card, gold, red white and other colours and designs, cut into square, circle…

Red Star Te Zhong Jing Pi 特种净皮 Xuan Paper 97 * 180 cm

Only available in whole pack of 100 sheets. Size: 97 * 180 cm Grade:…$549.00 (USD)

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Red Star 极品石獾长锋 Extra Fine Shi Huan “Stone Badger” Long Pointed Brush

$25.86 (USD)

蛤白膏 Pearl White Mineral Colour 5g

Colour: White 蛤白膏 ; colour is made from shells. This white is translucent and can…$2.60 (USD)

Red Star 闲趣 (小) Xian Qu Leisure Wolf Brush Small

$14.05 (USD)

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金不易 Jin Bu Yi Fine Oil Soot Black Inkstick

Old Hu Kai Wen premium inkstick "Jin Bu Yi" “worth more than gold”…$22.70$40.00 (USD)

Pental Paints 30 ml (silver, gold) made in Japan

The price is for one bottle of 30ml paint. These paints are the…$4.00 (USD)

Red Star Te Zhong Jing Pi 特种净皮 Xuan Paper 69 * 138 cm

Only available in whole pack of 100 sheets. Size: 69 * 138 cm…$355.00 (USD)

Red Star 狼羊兼毫 Jian Hao “Wolf-Wool” Combination Brush Set

$36.81 (USD)

Sichuan: Food, Pandas, Mountains and Spirituality

Sichuan, literal meaning “four river plains” is one of the largest and most populous and important provinces in China. Sichuan…

Chocolate

Designer: Ou Jing. It is simple elegant ceramic pendant come along with a…$22.00 (USD)

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李廷珪宝墨 Premium Li Ting Gui Precious Oil Soot Black Inkstick

Type: Premium Oil Soot Net Weight: 56g. UPC: 601285834917$64.47 (USD)