Design Your Own Chinese Lantern and Share It With Us!

Design A Lantern

The ever-changing designs have kept the lantern festivals alive for centuries. Our designs are inspired by folktales, myths, stories, and natural beauty. Let us know what your inspirations are. Share your wildest imaginations by drawing up your own design. If you can draw it, we can light it up!

For your artwork to be featured on our Facebook or Instagram pages, tag us @tianyuartscuture or use the hashtag #TianyuArtsCulture so that we can find your posts!  We may be able to turn your design into the next illuminated sculpture for everyone to admire!

One of our lantern artists drawing a design of the dragon lantern

The 2D drawing turned into an illuminated light sculpture in one of the Tianyu festivals

A dragon head Chinese lantern


Bring Your Art to Life

As part of the displays in Sydney Vivid Light Festival 2018 in Australia, kids drawings of endangered animals were brought to life by our lantern artisans.

In 2019, which is the Year of the Pig according to Chinese zodiac, visitors in Philadelphia created designs of this zodiac animal. We then turned some of our favorite designs into a small-sized lantern. The lucky designers of these lanterns were able to bring home the display at