Developing Chinese Language Teachers

The Art of Paper Cutting

Professor Hong-yi He of South-Central University for Nationalities (CSCUN) in Wuhan, China (联合国教科文组织和中国民间文艺家协会授予的"民间工艺美术家") demonstrated the art of paper cutting in this engaging, hands-on workshop.

Professor He has been awarded the title of "Chinese Folk Arts and Crafts Artist" by the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and China Folk Artists Association. She is skilled in paper cutting, cloth cutting, and eggshell painting. Her artwork has been collected by various museums and art galleries.

Professor He's new projects are featured on her blog. She is available for workshops in New York City several times a year. Please check her blog for more details.

 The workshop was jointly sponsored by CLTA-GNY, the NYS ALBETAC, and Project DCLT. A great time was had by all.

Try cutting your own rabbit for the Year of the Rabbit using the template created by He Hongyi Laoshi!

Chinese_Paper_Cutting__Rabbit.pdf