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  • Folk arts, crafts expo to be staged in Yantai

    2019-08-16

    The 2019 Yantai Folk Arts and Crafts Expo is scheduled to be held at Yantai International Expo Center on Aug 23-26.

  • Bringing the classics back to life

    2019-08-12

    When it comes to celebrating Qixi Festival, or Chinese Valentine's Day, certain traditions usually spring to mind. While exchanging gifts and spending time with loved ones are common themes, in ancient times another custom was widely practiced: leaving books outside the main doors of houses to air and share them. It was forgotten in recent years.

  • Han Dynasty tombs discovered in Jinan

    2019-08-09

    Two ancient tombs with delicate stone reliefs were discovered in Jinan, capital of East China's Shandong province, local archaeological authorities said Wednesday.

  • Overseas teens learn about ancient Chinese characters

    2019-07-10

    More than 30 overseas Chinese teenagers from Germany, Russia and other countries visited the Wang Yirong Museum in Yantai, East China's Shandong province on July 9 to explore the origin and evolution of Chinese characters.

  • Folk artist inherits glass painting technique

    2019-07-09

    Folk artist Liu Yudou of Zaozhuang city in East China's Shandong province is an inheritor of reverse glass painting.

  • Erqilou village listed as a national traditional village

    2019-07-08

    Erqilou village in Daiyue district of Tai'an, Shandong province has been included in the fifth batch of national-level traditional villages.

  • Yangjiabu showcases charms of local traditional handicrafts

    2019-07-05

    A group of more than 20 press officials and journalists from Asian and European countries visited the Yangjiabu folk art grand view garden in Weifang, Shandong province on July 3 to witness the area's Yangjiabu New Year woodblock paintings and traditional hand-made kites.