Jaylene and I have been doing lots of fun things, but we can’t find the cord to download pictures so here’s some more of Jayden at school. At Chinese New Year one of the traditions is to put up red pieces of paper with good luck calligraphy on your doors. You can pay a calligrapher to make them for you, or you can write your own.

demonstration

practicing

caligraphy

Here’s some popular ones if you want to try your own hand at it. Just copy the bigger letters on the left. The smaller ones on the right are an aid for pronunciation.

couplets