Paper Cutting 剪纸

Paper Cutting 剪纸

Paper-cutting is the art of paper designs, using scissors and knives to create detailed artwork out of paper.

Chinese paper-cutting is a traditional art style from China and originated from intricate patterns on ancient Chinese embroideries which eventually led to cutting patterns in paper, creating this folk art.

Paper-cutting has been practiced in China and used for decorations since at least the 6th Century AD and has a number of cultural significances, including bringing in health and prosperity to businesses and households.

剪纸是一种纸张艺术,是用剪刀把纸剪成不同的图案。

中国剪纸是中国的传统艺术,起源于古代的剪裁刺绣图案,后来发展成为一种民间艺术。

中国剪纸的历史最早可以追溯到公元六世纪。剪纸在中国文化中具有许多独特的用途,也形成了不同地方的风格流派,多表达吉祥如意、健康富足之意。