Ram is eighth in the 12-year cycle of animals appearing in the zodiac related to the Chinese calendar. Upcoming year: February 6, 2027 – January 25, 2028.Ram years are 1931, 1943, 1955, 1967, 1979, 1991, 2003, 2015, 2027, 2039
Those born in a ram year are usually quiet and gentle,
Rabbit is the fourth in the 12-year cycle of animals appearing in the zodiac related to the Chinese calendar. Upcoming year: January 22, 2023 – February 9, 2024 Rabbit years: 1927, 1939, 1951, 1963, 1975, 1987, 1999, 2011, 2023, 2035.
People born in the Year of the Rabbit have a gentle personality, modest attitude and a pleasant relationship with people. They do not become irritated easily, and avoid quarrels.
2022 is Year of the Tiger element wood / energy yang / season spring
Tiger is third in the 12-year cycle of animals in the Chinese zodiac. Upcoming tiger year: February 1, 2022 – January 21, 2023. Tiger years are: 1926, 1938, 1950, 1962, 1974, 1986, 1998, 2010, 2022, 2034.
Those born in a tiger year are known for fiery passion, daring, and fearlessness; universally respected for their courage by both friends and foes. Tigers are mercurial.
NOTE: "Lunar special" is discounted dozen for new year's greetings—includes small red gift envelope for money present (not individually sleeved but shipped protected.
Note: square format requires an additional 20 cents postage because of the size it is hand sorted by USPS.
Year of the Dragon—Chinese Zodiac Papercut Card (TRIfold)
Year of the Dragon element: earth / energy: yang / season: spring
Dragon is fifth in the 12-year cycle of animals appearing in the zodiac related to the Chinese calendar. Upcoming year: February 10, 2024 – January 28, 2025. Dragon years are: 1928, 1940, 1952, 1964, 1976, 1988, 2000, 2012, 2024, 2036
People of the sign are considered lucky. Dragons symbolize such character traits as dominance, ambition, authority, dignity and capacity. Dragonsare driven, unafraid of challenges, and willing to take risks. Dragons have tempers that can flare fast!
Poinsettia folio(red or green) of handmade botanical papercut cards (5+1) with accompanying envelopes. Original art work - one card per image *measuring 3.75 x 3.5" semi-square. The first panel is delicately cut out, backed by the second panel that completes the color illustration. Two interior panels for handwritten message.
Papercuts may include: fuchsia; sunflower; iris; ginkgo; pumpkin; coneflower/echinacea, forget-me-nots dragonfly-blue or orange; blue lotus. (+ one complimentary surprise (wild) card.
subtle hedge rose in green and tea-rose pink. Delicately cut out first panel backed by second panel with two interior panels to write a personal message. Suggestions: Valentine's Day, friendship and memento—no thorns.
Five papercut cards (A2 and square formats) Colorful portraits of praying mantis framed in oak leaves, ladybugs in a cloud of daisies, butterflies resting on narrow-leaf milkweed, honeybees lighting on citrus blossoms and dragonfly skimming a zen garden.
First panel intricately cut out and backed by second panel that closes to complete the illustration.
The prayer for well-being and freedom for all is cut out and frames the intricate paper cut depiction of the bodhi leaf with tree at its heart. Green. Bodhi leaf inserts accompany for an additional message.
Two interior panels free for writing a personal message. Card dimensions 8.5 x 3.75 inches (21.5 x 9.5cms) fits in accompanying premium legal size envelope. Ships in a sleeve.