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A village full of painting talent

I’ve always had the utmost respect for painters and nothing is quite as wondrous as watching them in action. While in China recently I had the opportunity to visit the oil painting village in Dafen and it was simply out of this world!

While the streets look like any other in the area, a peek into each shop shows a ton of paintings and many painters in action.

First up, my favourite photo taken with my handy iPhone. If I could paint, this is what I would want my painting corner to look like:

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Sourcing in China


It’s been a week since I’ve been in China for business and sourcing here is truly crazy and a new experience altogether! Not to mention trying to absorb all Mandarin terms like a sponge.

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