Tuesday 15 February 2022
10:30 am - 2:00 pm
This February, we continue the Chinese New Year celebrations with two special spring festival workshops at Glynn Vivian
For this workshop you will need:
Thin, coloured paper
11:30 – Talk and presentation: Story of the Zodiac animals; Paper cutting and the Chinese Spring Festival
11:45 – Listen to Chinese spring festival folk music followed by a practical session. Basic principles of paper cutting: folding and cutting; Paper cutting practice with a simple motif
12:00 – Talk and Presentation: Folk motifs in Spring Festival paper art
12:15 – Practical session: Choose an image for paper cutting
12:45 Break – Tea Ceremony
13:15 – Talk and Presentation: Examples of contemporary paper cuts in China
13:25 – Practical session: Design your own paper cutting
Free, everyone welcome.
The workshop will take place online
Register in advance for this meeting:
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.