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Chinese Art & Crafts

China traditional arts & crafts cover a wide culture heritage of Chinese painting, calligraphy, papercut, clay, carving & sculpture, pottery & ceramics and much more artworks.

China Porcelain

China Porcelain fact on chinese ceramics, pottery, porcelain history, marks, antique vase; It is well-known in the West for fine craft, texture, sculpture and pleasant color.

Chinese Jade

Jade symbolizes beauty, nobility, perfection, constancy, power, and immortality in Chinese culture. Jade has a history in China of at least four thousands years.

Chinese Silk

Chinese silk facts on history, production, dress, fabrics, development, China Silk Road, art exhibition, silk brocades embroidery & painting making by ethnic groups.

Chinese Kung Fu

Chinese Kung Fu (Martial Arts), major in Shaolin and Wudang Kung two schools, are traditional Chinese sports originated from hunt and fight over 6,000 years ago.

Chinese Acrobatics

One of the most popular art forms in China, Chinese Acrobatics has a long history which has thrilled spectators for thousands of years. Originally viewed as an art form for the masses, it quickly became popular with the upper classes and was even seen in the court of China’s emperors.

Chinese Operas

Chinese operas cover Beijing Opera, Huangmeixi, Yuju, Pingju, Yueju, Qinqiang, Kunqu Cantonese Opera ...together with Greece tragic-comedy and Indian Sanskrit Opera are the three oldest dramatic art forms in the world. History, makeup, music ...

Chinese Bronze Vessels

The ancient Chinese Bronze Age began in the Xia Dynasty and a nebulously classified group of antique bronze vessels, horse, sculpture, vase were well developed in different forms since then in China.

Chinese Calligraphy

Chinese calligraphy is a form of calligraphy widely practiced and revered in the field of traditional art and sphere of the Chinese culture. It is not only a means of communication, but also a means of expressing wishes....

Chinese Painting

Chinese painting is one of the oldest continuous artistic traditions in the world. It uses ink and brush technically to draw lanscape, bamboo, flowers, figures, peacock, tiger animals and more things in unique style.

Chinese Paper Cut

Paper-cut is a very distinctive visual art of Chinese women handicrafts. Paper cutting was developed from the 6th century with different patterns, designs, crafts, templates and sets of different animals, characters, people or flowers. These Chinese paper cuts are hand-made with rice paper in China.

Chinese Shadow Play

Shadow play or also known as shadow puppetry is an ancient form of storytelling and entertainment which uses flat articulated figures (shadow puppets) to show the vivid scene. The unique artistic value makes Shadow play be reserved from the ancient time.

Chinese Music

Listen to free traditional Chinese music and learn to sing Chinese pop and folk songs offers an insight of well-developed musical culture since the dawn of civilization in China.

Chinese Sculpture & Carvings

Traditional Chinese stone, dragon, ice, bronze art sculptures and ancient jade, wood, pottery, ivory carvings crafts of have been an important element of Chinese culture throughout history of China.

Chinese Dances

Music Dances of China in history covers ancient sword dancing, classical dunhuang court dance, ethnic Dragon, Lion, Yangge, Er Ren Zhuan, minority dance and more different types of chinese dances for kids and children.

Chinese Games

Traditional Chinese games for fun with kids & children; Mahjong, Chinese Chess, Chinese Go, Cards, Yo-Yo, more free educational, leisure party, board games offer a better insight into Chinese culture.