Chinese paper cutting class

Classes & Workshops in China
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Learn the traditional Chinese folk art of Paper Cutting with our Paper Cutting Class!

Chinese paper cutting (jiǎnzhǐ) is the earliest form of paper craft.And nowadays it is still very popular. Since the invention of paper by the Chinese in 105 AD, it has been used for this traditional decorative folk art. Cut-paper designs are commonly posted on windows and doors all around China and are sometimes also called “chuāng huā”, meaning “window flower”. Many of the designs are unbelievably intricate and wonderful! If you are interested in Chinese paper-cutting, don’t hesitate to attend our paper-cutting class where we’ll teach you all of the methods and tricks used by professional paper cutters and the culture of whole paper cutting history!

What's included

  • Understand the basics of Chinese paper cutting
  • Enjoy a 2.5 hour Chinese cultural experience in Shanghai. Bring home your artistic work!
  • Home-made wine
  • Free water and tea
  • Free wifi

What's not included

  • Soft drinks or beer
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off