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Craftsmen make paper-cuttings in Hebei of North China

2015-07-30 16:07:45

Having a history of more than 300 years, the paper-cutting handicraft in Qiaozhangzi Village of Chengde city, Hebei province, dates back to the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911) and have sold art works to 40 countries and regions.

The last of Kashgar potters

2015-07-29 15:17:16

Anwar Ali began to learn Uygur pottery from his father when he was only seven years old. Now, at 48, he and his brother could be the final inheritors of the family business.

Heritage of Hunan crafts

2015-03-09 07:40:00

Central China's Hunan province is creating its own unique mark on the map of the nation's cultural centers with traditional arts and crafts.

Overglazed porcalains

2015-01-22 10:54:28

There is much confusion over the meaning of the terms when referring to Chinese porcelain. Here are some ways to determine whether a ware is doucai, wucai, Famille-rose or enamel.

Chinese mouth organs

2014-12-01 14:08:10

Also known as "harmonica" or "bamboo reed", Chinese mouth organ is a folk musical instrument enjoyed a long history.

Silver Ornaments of the Miao Ethnic Group

2014-12-01 14:08:10

The Miao ethnic group's silver ornaments are second to none, both in terms of quantity and variety.

Ink slab: Chinese Culture Grinder

2014-12-01 14:08:10

A look into the famous ink slabs reveals its historical, cultural, and aesthetic values throughout Chinese history.

Chinese Shubi

2014-12-01 14:08:10

Shubi is also named as Zhi, including "Shu" (comb) and "Bi"(fine-toothed comb) and was one of eight hair-styles in ancient China.


2014-12-01 14:08:10

Papercuts refer to handicrafts made by cuttingpaperwith scissors to form different patterns and pasting them on walls, windows, doors and ceilings.

Chinese Traditional Kite Craft

2014-12-01 14:08:10

Kites were invented by the Chinese people over 2000 years ago.

Hairy Monkeys

2014-12-01 14:08:10

The hairy monkeys, a kind of handicraft seldom known to young people tofay, are eormously popular among old Beijingers with an air of charming naivety.

Chinese Ribbon Buttons

2014-12-01 14:08:10

Chinese ribbon buttons have always been the most fascinating part of Chinese costumes with their classical beauty and antique flavor.

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