Good Luck Charm
PrizeHonorable Mention in Painting
University/SchoolUniversity of North Texas
This painting uses the Chinese Realistic Painting technique, Gongbi. It depicts a traditional Chinese good luck charm with a Chinese knot attached to a piece of jade. In the background, it says "good fortune as one wishes" in Chinese. On the jade, it says "fortune." The color red and jade is believed to bring good luck in traditional Chinese culture, hence both are commonly used in making good luck charms
Bio Chien Lin is a Communication Design student at the University of North Texas. She sometimes goes by Meah.