Chinese Paper Cutting. Jiajie Wu MED 634 Teaching Adult Instructional Events PowerPoint --Transaction. Content What is Paper Cutting & Chinese Paper Cutting ? Different Types of Chinese Paper Cutting Samples of Chinese Paper Cutting How to paper cut a snow flake? Practice
MED 634 Teaching Adult
Instructional Events PowerPoint
The students will know what is Paper Cutting & Chinese Paper Cutting.
The students will know 4 different types of Chinese Paper Cutting and see the examples of each type.
The students will practice cutting a snow flake following the direction of the teacher.
The students list 4 types of Chinese Paper Cutting.
The students share their ideas about the examples of different types.
The students make their practices to cut snow flakes with scissors.
Paper cutting is the art of cutting paper designs. The art has evolved uniquely all over the world to adopt to different cultural styles.
(Oldest, Red Color, Symbolism)
Chinese Paper Cutting (Chinese: 剪纸, jiǎn zhǐ) is the first type of paper cutting design, since paper was invented by Cai Lun in the Eastern Han Dynasty in China. The art form later spread to other parts of the world with different regions adopting their own cultural styles. There are a number of distinct uses for the paper cut outs in Chinese culture, almost all of which are for health, prosperity or decorative purposes.
Original Chinesepaper cutting only use “Knife”& “Scissor”.
Different Types of Chinese Paper Cutting (according to usage)
Paper cutting works on gate, window, wall, etc .
Those for ornamenting gift, dowry, sacrifice, etc.
Those as embroidery base pattern used in decorating clothes.
Those for printing and dyeing.
Illustration of Paper Cutting & Chinese Paper Cutting
4 Types of Chinese Paper Cutting
Examples of 4 Types of Paper Cutting
Cut Snow Flake with Scissors
To find more information about Chinese Paper Cutting at http://chinaphile.com/chinese_papercutting.aspx