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Xueling Zou - Fine Artist

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Wish Me Luck

Bay Area, CA - July 16th, 2015

I've entered my original painting "Tribute to Whitney Houston" to the Contest - Famous People Icons, wish me luck! Here is the link, or click "read more":

My Artwork Inspired By Andy Warhol

Bay Area, CA - August 7th, 2014

Today is Andy Warhol's birthday, he was born on August 6, 1928. Unfortunately, he died in 1987, at the age of 58. Some of my artworks were inspired by him. Of course, creating and exploring in a different visual world was challenging, but I really enjoy it!

Paintings With Auspicious Symbols II - Chrysanthemum And Frog

Bay Area, CA - June 17th, 2013

Chrysanthemum often called mums or chrysanths, are perennial flowering plants of the genus Chrysanthemum in the family Asteraceae which are native to Asia and northeastern Europe. It is one of the longevity or strengthened symbols in Chinese culture, which signify long lasting and has durability. Thus Love, success, commitments, luck - what you wish could last forever can be augmented by displaying these beautiful autumn flowers. Vases are exceptionally auspicious symbols to have around the house since they signify "perpetual peace and harmony in the home". This is because the phonetic sound of the vase is "ping' which also means "peace". The vase is also one of the eight auspicious signs of Buddhism being one of the objects found on the footprints of Buddha. One of the most popular words that is frequently rendered in calligraphy is the word that means Longevity. When the chara...

Old Man And His Bike

Bay Area, CA - April 29th, 2013

This is one of my first paintings from when I started almost 10 years ago. I aimed to capture the old Beijing culture with an old man and his bicycle... More at

A White Peacock

Bay Area, CA - March 24th, 2013

This was one of my early oil paintings 9 years ago, based on my childhood memory. I would never have found a better way to express my feelings! That is why I haven't painted it over... More at

Study On Boats I - Oil Paintings

Bay Area, CA - March 19th, 2013

... "The act of painting is a spiritual covenant between the maker and the higher powers. the Intent of the artist flows through the work of art, no matter what the technique or style." More at

Lady From Bangladesh

Bay Area, CA - March 11th, 2013

The original story behind this portrait at

Impressionism - Painting The Magic Of Spring

Bay Area, CA - March 7th, 2013

A Dog Fate

Bay Area, CA - February 26th, 2013

My story behind this portrait at :

Sister Wendy, Happy 83rd Birthday

Bay Area, CA - February 25th, 2013

Today, 25 February is Sister Wendy's 83rd Birthday! My story behind this portrait at :