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Chinese Embroidery:Stereoscopic Art of Pattern, Color
February 21, 2012
Embroidery, as a Chinese handicraft, has long been an important facet of traditional Chinese arts and crafts. In fact, Chinese embroideries contain some of the oldest extant needlework in the world. Although the craft is practiced throughout the country, the most famous works of Chinese embroidery come from Suzhou, Hunan, Sichuan and Guangdong provinces. An embroidery, as folk art, is imbued with distinct characteristics of the area in which it was created. As an art form, embroidery featuresexquisite craftsmanship, immaculate execution and strong aesthetic appeal.
Delicate Chinese Paper-cut
July 8, 2011
The paper-cut is a distinct visual art of Chinese handicrafts. It originated in the 6th century BC when Chinese women pasted gold and silver foil in their hair at the temples.
Peking Opera Paints A Colorful Chinese Face
May 18, 2011
Peking Opera is a traditional Chinese art form. The painted faces in Peking Opera are famous for their striking colors and infinite strokes. Even foreigners are fascinated by the faces' charms. Such faces have been widely used in extensive fields, such as costumes, accessories and other crafts.
Riverside Glamor: Ancient Town Preserves Traditions
May 17, 2011
Of all the art forms created in China during its thousands of years of history, blue and white porcelain is widely considered to be the masterpiece, due largely to its technical originality and artistic brilliance. The porcelain products have a refined quality, simple but elegant designs, rich patterns and bright colors.
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