Expats explore kite making in Weifang city

(chinadaily.com.cn)| Updated : 2023-09-01

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The Weifang kite-making technique is a national intangible cultural heritage item from the city of Weifang, in East China's Shandong province.

From Aug 27 to 30, a group of expats attended a special course there to learn about how to build them and to explore the unique charms of Weifang's intangible cultural heritage.


International friends attend a class in Weifang, immersing themselves in the fascinating world of kites. [Photo provided to chinadaily.com.cn]


Under the gentle guidance of a local teacher, the expats have a ball learning the art of crafting and flying the kites. [Photo provided to chinadaily.com.cn]


The kids learn how it's all done, under the watchful and friendly eye of a local folk artist. [Photo provided to chinadaily.com.cn]

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