Travelogue: China Bucket List | Jinghuang Bamboo Carvings
By Megan Zhang, He Yingjie
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The art of bamboo carving originated at the Qing imperial court. Today, the art lives on, appreciated for its historical value and elegance.
Just 100 kilometers southwest of Beijing, in the Xiong'an New Area, a group of skilled artists are keeping this art alive. Carving bamboo requires focus, precision and elbow grease. Watch the video and feast your eyes on the bamboo masterpieces.
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