Angela, 9, Singapore
My picture shows a beautiful Chinese dragon and a beautiful girl.
Andrew, 8, South Korea
When I drew the Emperor I thought about the details of his clothes and the way his faced looked.
Jan, 8, Czech Republic
My picture shows an evil dragon.
Alex, 8, South Korea
I decided my emperor should look happy because he ruled so much land.
Lorenzo, 10, Mexico
I drew a beautiful Chinese dragon.
Cayden, 8, Singapore
This is a dragon. We are learning about the Shang Dynasty.
Kaetlyn, 8, Germany
People in the Shang Dynasty believed that dragons protected them.
Junwon, 9, South Korea
I enjoyed drawing the emperor from the Shang Dynasty. He was a very important person in ancient China so I tried to make him look powerful.
Moriaan, 9, Belgium
This is a plant eating dragon that can breathe fire.
Morena, 9, South Africa
I thought that the emperor would have been a very serious person because he had so many jobs to do.
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Photos: Courtesy of BSB Shunyi