"The wind whispers through the pine trees,
Ribbons on her gown ripple along with it.
The moon peeks through the mountain,
Illuminating the lady who plays the sweet love song."
This poem written in Chinese calligraphy in the upper left corner sets the mood of this summery night. Lena Liu pays special attention to the exquisite details such as the soft colors of the beautiful gown and hairpieces, and the red clay catchpot adorned with a dragon motif. The geometric design with gold, silver, Indian red, and earthy green patterns intermingle in the background - a bold move. This masterful undertaking has created a timeless art treasure.
The "Magnolia Serenade" is offered as a
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