A Chinese traditional paint artist, Li Wei Chen was born in the southwest of
China to a middle class family; her mother is an accountant and her father a
Chinese teacher. She started to practice art at a very early age and attained her degree in art and design at Kunming University.
Li Wei Chen’s work is Chinese free hand brush painting, Chinese fine art on silk, and also Chinese Calligraphy. She paints flowers, birds, bamboo, landscapes and more. Her calligraphy is always poetic, beautiful and peaceful.
She was a teacher at the multicultural centre in Wirral during 2011. She also does a lot of workshops for schools, cultural events and elderly residents.