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Chinese Knots Class

January 6, 2016 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Chinese knotting (zhong guo jie) is a decorative handicraft arts that began as a form of Chinese folk art in the Tang and Song Dynasty (960-1279 AD) in China. The art is also referred to as Chinese traditional decorative knots.

One major characteristic of decorative knotwork is that all the knots are tied using one thread, which is usually about one-meter in length. However, when finished the knot looks identical from both the front and back. They can come in a variety of colours such as; gold, green, blue or black, though the most commonly used colour is red. This is because it symbolizes good luck and prosperity.

There are many different shapes of Chinese knots. The most common being flowers, birds, dragons, fish, and even shoes. Culturally they were expected to ward off evil spirits similar to bagua mirrors or act as good-luck charms for Chinese marriages.

The schedule can be discussed. Buy 10 times of each kind of culture classes, enjoy 10% off.

200RMB/time (include material fee)

Please book it 3days in advance.

Tel : 65081026

www.beijingmandarinschool.com

Details

Date:
January 6, 2016
Time:
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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Venue

Beijing Mandarin School Guangming Hotel
Room 0709, Guangming Hotel, Liangmaqiao Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing China
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Phone:
+86 10 8441 8391
Website:
http://beijingmandarinschool.com

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Teachers
Phone:
+86 10 6508 1026
Email:
Website:
http://beijingmandarinschool.com