Eight Treasure Box, Round (S), Joy (Mandarins) - Qua | Distinctive Gifts
Eight Treasure Box, Round (S), Joy (Mandarins) - Qua | Distinctive Gifts
Eight Treasure Box, Round (S), Joy (Mandarins) - Qua | Distinctive Gifts

Eight Treasure Box, Round (S), Joy (Mandarins)

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Qua presents the Goodie Box with the artwork of the Mandarins from the Joy collection by Aaron Gan. It will make an excellent and useful decoration for your house anytime of the year, as it adds a hint of colour and has a wonderful meaning.

Mandarins are a traditional symbol of good fortune(福), because the word orange, when spoken in mandarin, sounds similar to the word “wealth”, it’s orange hue also symbolises “gold”, which makes it a very auspicious fruit. They are often exchanged between loved ones during Chinese New Year as a way of wishing someone happiness and prosperity This painting depicts a bird perched on a Mandarin tree branch. This is part of his new series, Joy that he painted. It shows a whimsical and adorable bird looking back as it’s surrounded by beautiful and auspicious fruits and flowers, which symbolizes gratitude and appreciation to people who have helped us in the past.

Product Code: RBP26-JOY(Mandarins)
Product Size: D 26cm x H 5cm
Packaging: Fabric Box
Size: (inclusive of packaging): L 28cmx W 28 x H 8cm
Weight: 1100g
Material: Lacquer on Wood

ENQUIRIES

Qua Presents

Joy Collection (Qua x Aaron Gan)

Joy is a collaboration between Qua and Aaron Gan, an award-winning artist from Singapore and his innovative painting style has earned him many sell-out shows and collaborations with international brands. Gan graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce (Dean's List) from the University of Western Australia in 2003. He gave up his corporate career in 2012 to fulfill his childhood promise to become a professional artist. Joy features a series of paintings depicting an adorable and whimsical bird looking back amongst a series of beautiful and auspicious fruits and flowers. The backwards glance symbolises gratitude and appreciation to the people who have helped in the past and the Joy one gains when giving back to society.
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Qua x Aaron Gan presents the Joy Collection

The Joy Collection features paintings depicting an adorable and whimsical bird looking back amongst a series of beautiful and auspicious fruits and flowers. The backwards glance symbolizes gratitude and appreciation to the people who have helped in the past and the Joy one gains when giving back to society. The art is being applied to a set of 4 coasters, a round tray, 2 sizes of Goodie Boxes, small round trinket box and tissue box.

Handmade by Artisans, Designed to Endure

Qua lacquerware is characterised by its distinctive rich lustre and enduring shine, which ispainstakingly handmade and polished by our artisans. A unique material, working with natural lacquer requires utmost patience and skills, which is evident in the beautiful sheen of all the finished products.
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Aaron Gan's Colourful Collection For Your Home

Six items were chosen to start the collection and focused on a round shape: a set of four coasters, a round tray, two sizes of Goodie Box, a tissue box and a round trinket box. When you purchase one of these items you get to own a piece of Aaron’s artwork for yourself.
ARTIST OF THE COLLECTION

AARON GAN

Award winning Singaporean artist Aaron Gan works with a traditional technique but with a modern twist. Born in Singapore in 1979, Gan graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce (Dean’s List) from the University of Western Australia in 2003. In 2012, he gave up his corporate career to fulfil his childhood promise to become a professional artist.
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