This seal ink kit contains an un-carved Chinese dragon or phoenix seal and red seal ink in a porcelain container with a Chinese dragon pictured on the container. This kit measures 5x4 inches, features a dragon on the top of the porcelain container, a and a dragon or phoenix on the top of the natural stone seal. It comes nicely packed in a Chinese gift box and make a great gift for anyone who enjoys Chinese art.
The Chinese have been using seals for thousands of years to "sign" their calligraphy and watercolor paintings. These seals feature the name of the artist, and often additional seals are placed on the painting to help provide balance. The Chinese seal almost everything, from taxi receipts to restaurant bills.
If you travel to China you will soon notice that nearly everything you buy or receive will be sealed in some manner. Now you can use seals to "sign" your name and you can also buy additional seals to add a personal touch to paintings, writings and for any other purpose you can think of, just visit our seal carving page for more information and pricing details.