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Hengshui students learn paper-cutting

Updated: 2017-4-25 15:47:02


A teacher from Beidai School in Hengshui’s Wuqiang county demonstrates paper-cutting to students on April 21. To promote the craft of paper-cutting to students, Wuqiang county established a professional paper-cutting association to teach students how to make paper-cuttings and master traditional crafts. [Photo/Xinhua]



Students from Beidai School make paper-cuttings under the guidance of a teacher on April 21. Paper-cutting is a valuable traditional Chinese cultural heritage thriving in Hebei province. [Photo/Xinhua]



Students and teachers admire paper-cuttings displayed at Beidai School on April 23. Paper-cuttings are mainly used as decorations and patterns for religious and ornamental purposes. They are also be used to decorate gates, windows, walls, columns, mirrors, lamps and lanterns. They are still widely used today during important festivals, especially during Chinese New Year. [Photo/Xinhua]


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