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.
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.
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.
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.
Also known as "harmonica" or "bamboo reed", Chinese mouth organ is a folk musical instrument enjoyed a long history.
The Miao ethnic group's silver ornaments are second to none, both in terms of quantity and variety.
A look into the famous ink slabs reveals its historical, cultural, and aesthetic values throughout Chinese history.
Shubi is also named as Zhi, including "Shu" (comb) and "Bi"(fine-toothed comb) and was one of eight hair-styles in ancient China.
Papercuts refer to handicrafts made by cuttingpaperwith scissors to form different patterns and pasting them on walls, windows, doors and ceilings.
Kites were invented by the Chinese people over 2000 years ago.
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 have always been the most fascinating part of Chinese costumes with their classical beauty and antique flavor.