Hou, Tsai-Yin, a graduate of Fine Arts in National Taiwan College of Arts. Formerly a teacher, she has now retired from her teaching position, and assumed the responsibility of the chairperson at Taiwan Color Ink Research Association. Painting has always been her life-long passion, while traveling is something she enjoys to do. Scenery of various places where she visited became themes of her paintings. Her paintings posses not only the traditional Chinese Brush Painting technique, but the Western Perspective as well.
She took part in numerous exhibitions in Taiwan and abroad, and had won herself many awards. She had studied under Professor Chiu, Ting-Fu for the painting of flowers and birds, under Master Huang, Tu-Sheng for calligraphy, and is, at present, studying under Professor Chen, Ming-Hsien.