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Jingdezhen: Heart and soul of China's ceramics

2017-10-24 14:30:15

Canadian artist Terrance Lazaroff has visited Jingdezhen six times. Though the small city in eastern China's Jiangxi Province may be unfamiliar to most westerners, it is a mecca for Lazaroff, 74.

Wealth of tradition is deeply etched in brick

2017-10-05 07:40:31

A craftsman is up there with his predecessors, the best of the ancient masters, Pei Pei reports.

Crab-themed relics embrace the autumn

2017-09-13 13:37:09

The Palace Museum in Beijing has shared a range of photos of its collection of crab-themed relics on micro blog Sina Weibo in celebration of the crab season.

Gold is a many splendored thing

2017-09-04 10:44:42

The treasures of an old center of imperial power and opulence go on display in a modern-day economic powerhouse.

Inheritor of traditional Tibetan wooden products in SW China's Yunnan

2017-09-01 13:53:28

Benzilan township in Deqin county of Diqing Tibetan autonomous prefecture, Southwest China's Yunnan province, is known for its Tibetan wooden bowls.

Elegant stationery cases from ancient royal court

2017-08-30 10:53:52

The Palace Museum in Beijing has shared a range of photos of its collection of stationery cases on micro blog Sina Weibo in celebration of the back-to-school season.

Bamboo raft making revived in Guizhou

2017-08-21 09:10:21

Yang Mingqing and Yang Mingquan from Guizhou province are demanded now to revive the old crafts of bamboo raft makking.

Clay sculptures created by craftsman in Gansu

2017-08-21 09:10:21

Chang Tianping creates clay sculptures and teaches the young in order to protect the skill.

Etles silk production craft revived in Xinjiang

2017-08-15 10:47:58

Etles silk, with a history of more than 1,000 years, is regarded as the witness of the cultural mixture between China and the neighboring countries. It demonstrates a perfect combination of Chinese silk production technique and patterning of surrounding Central Asian countries.

Ancient Tangsancai glimmers in modern time

2017-08-15 10:34:50

The Nanshishan village in Luoyang city of Central China's Henan province is regarded as the No 1 village of China's Tangsancai culture.

Passing on snuff bottle art skills

2017-07-24 10:32:54

Chinese artist Dong Xue has been painting the interiors of snuff bottles for 40 years.

Miao craftsman passes on Manggao mask-making techniques

2017-07-24 13:30:08

Manggao is a legendary god in the Miao culture, who drives out evil spirits and brings good fortune.

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