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Emblem of Chinese Culture – Chinese Knotting

Emblem of Chinese Culture – Chinese Knotting

Figuratively speaking, Chinese knots are what paintbrushes must mean to a painter or writing brushes to a calligrapher. So I can express whatever I want to through the knots. Different techniques can be employed in the tying process to create all ...
Diabolo Dance Theatre artistic

Diabolo Dance Theatre artistic

Chinese diabolo is: wrap, toss, throw, tie and jump.Diabolo Dance Theatre was founded in 1986. It is world's first company to combine elements of diabolo, dance, music and theater together. Its members are from 9 to 26, with only 6 of them are ful...
Chinese calligraphy master: Chang Bing Huang

Chinese calligraphy master: Chang Bing Huang

Calligraphy started with Chinese pictography. It was not until Han dynasty that professional calligraphers appeared.The King of books Wang Hsi Zhi's Langtin Hsu showed off exaggerated calligraphy style while the Huei Su monk's Zi Xu document's wor...
Cultural Heritage & Innovation –Dough Sculpture

Cultural Heritage & Innovation –Dough Sculpture

The most interesting part is that a dough figurine can be made in no time. An artwork can be created right away. Having learned the basics, one can easily make dough figurines in as many shapes as one likes.As times have changed, we have been maki...
Kaleidoscopic gyrations—Tahsi

Kaleidoscopic gyrations—Tahsi

It all begins with polishing—making the surface smooth with the help of sandpaper. Next, sketch an outline on the surface with a pencil. After the base coloring is done, apply paint to the sketched design. Let it dry for 30 minutes to an hou...
dragon boat festival

dragon boat festival

There is a saying that you can put away your heavy clothing after you have eaten sticky rice dumplings during May of the Lunar calendar.On the other hand, if the southern style is desired, all ingredients are wrapped raw, tied up and boiled in wat...
Fragrant pouch art

Fragrant pouch art

This is called a fragrant pouch or sachet, and it is a Chinese traditional handicraft for the dragon boat festival. It is also an ornament to ward off evil spirits in many Eastern cultures.Chen Mei Ling is a recipient of the outstanding traditiona...
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