The History of the Chinese Woodblock Print?

Answer Woodblock printing is a method of printing that was used originally for words and text, but later became used mainly for pictures and images. It originated in China, and quickly spread throughout A... Read More »

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Step-By-Step on Woodblock Print?

Woodblock printmaking began in ancient Japan as a way for Buddhist monks to record scripture. It later evolved into an intricate art form, with designs begin printed in many different colors. For t... Read More »

History of the Chinese Gong?

The gong is a type of musical instrument thought to have originated in China, though the actual word "gong" comes from Javanese. Though they sprang from Asia, they eventually spread to Europe. Gong... Read More »

When did marriage come about in Chinese history?

Chinese wedding rituals encompass over 2,400 years of traditions. The preexisting elements of the wedding ceremony date back to the Warring States Period (402 to 221 B.C.E.). Even though the compli... Read More »