Thursday, 8 March 2019

Tongli Paper Cutting

  • From Saturday, 22 August 2020 14:00:00 to Saturday, 22 August 2020 15:00:00
  • Suzhou ICH Shop

Event Details

Restoration Intangible Cultural Heritage Experiential Studio will host an even on Tongli Paper Cutting experience at Suzhou ICH Shop this Saturday (August 22). Now the event is open for registration.

As an important branch of the Southern School of Paper Cutting, Tongli Paper Cutting features realism and creates a vivid image through exquisite design and fine cutting techniques. The Tongli Paper Cutting technique has been included in the fifth batch of Intangible Cultural Heritage List of Wujiang District in 2012.

Ji Zhen (计振), representative inheritor of Tongli Paper Cutting, will be invited to the event and instruct the participants how to make the paper cutting by themselves. Participants are expected to get familiar with the technique first, then try to cut a basic pattern of double Xi (Chinese character 喜), and last cut a special pattern of Fu (Chinese character 福) combined with a rat.


In addition, many Tongli Paper Cutting products are now on a one-week display and sale at the Suzhou ICH Shop. Welcome to the shop!

Those who can’t make it to the event can watch it live streamed on Douyin (抖音) and feel the charm of Tongli Paper Cutting via internet.

 Restoration Intangible Cultural Heritage Experiential Studio 

 Tongli Paper Cutting Experience 

Date: 2pm to 3pm, August 22 (Saturday)

Venue: Suzhou ICH Shop (No. 231 Dongbei Street, Gusu District, Suzhou)

Take Rail Transit Line 4 to Beisita(北寺塔) Station, come out from No.4 Northeast Exit, and then walk to the Suzhou Tourism Information Center(苏州旅游咨询中心)

Price: RMB 35 yuan/person 

Participants: The event is recruiting 15 Chinese and expat participants.

Tips: Put on your face mask, cooperate with body temperature check and the verification of Health Code. Join us with proper self-protective measures!

Seats are limited.

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