Guardian Spirits Cotton Tote Bag with Zipper Pocket - Blue Dragon
What is your Guardian Spirit? Find yours.
ARTIST COLLABORATION TOTE BAG Inspired by Chinese and Japanese folklore, a guardian spirit is a mysterious entity that haunts humans and influences their character and behaviour. Jen created all the images from original words of description. Instead of using traditional watercolour and ink, she mixed acrylic with gouache and finished with colour pencils to add highlights to Eastern freehand.
ABOUT THE ARTIST Jen Xu is an artist/illustrator based in Shanghai.
ABOUT THE ILLUSTRATION - 青龙 / qīng lóng / Blue Dragon Blue Dragon, also refers to the azure dragon of the east. It is one of the dragon gods who represent the mount forces of the five forms of the highest deity. He is also one of the twenty-eight Chinese constellations located in the east, representing spring. The symbol of nobility and the Emperor, to whom people often refer to as a dragon.
Front: A digitally printed Guardian Spirit character
Back: A screen-printed description of guardian spirits and the featured character
Size: 37(w) x 42(h) cm with long handles
Material: Cotton Sateen 5oz - Eco-friendly fabric
with A5 horizontal pocket and zip inside
The Guardian Spirits Collection was ethically made and supports a community of predominantly female tailors