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  • Haining shadow play

    Haining shadow play

    Shadow play, is an ancient form of storytelling and entertainment that uses flat articulated figures (shadow puppets) to create the impression of moving humans and other three-dimensional objects.

    August 12, 2016

  • Ou embroidery: treasure of traditional handicrafts

    Ou embroidery: treasure of traditional handicrafts

    With a history dating back more than 800 years, Ou embroidery is one of the most famous styles of traditional Chinese embroidery.

    August 12, 2016

  • Longquan Sword

    Longquan Sword

    The Longquan Sword, named after its birthplace in Longquan of East China's Zhejiang province, played a significant role in Chinese and global weaponry development.

    August 12, 2016

  • Longquan Celadon

    Longquan Celadon

    Longquan celadon is a famous type of celadon-glazed porcelain made in Longquan and neighboring counties in Zhejiang province.

    August 12, 2016

  • Dongyang wood carving

    Dongyang wood carving

    Dongyang, a city in the middle of Zhejiang province, is famous for its woodcarving. It is one of the major centers of woodcarving production from the Ming (1368-1644) and Qing (1644-1911) dynasties to the present.

    August 12, 2016

  • Ningbo Zoushu

    The art of Ningbo Zoushu, which literally means "story-telling-on-touring", originated in Yuyao county, Zhejiang province, during Guangxu period of the Qing Dynasty (1875-1908).

    August 12, 2016

  • Shengzhou bamboo weaving

    Shengzhou, the home of bamboo, is located to the east of Zhejiang province, adjoining Shaoxing and Ningbo.

    August 12, 2016

  • Tongxiang Indigo Print Fabric

    Tongxiang of Zhejiang province, a place abundant in cotton, has been famous for indigo print fabric since the Qing dynasty (1889–1912).

    August 12, 2016

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