With the country preparing for the Lunar New Year, which falls on Feb 12, bakers in Weihai, East China's Shandong province, are busy making Jiaodong flower bobo -- steamed buns shaped into animals and figures, to create a festive atmosphere.
Yan Zaoshan, a gourd pyrography artist, showed off his latest work featuring oxen in celebration of the upcoming Year of the Ox in Rizhao, Shandong province.
Yayue, an exclusive performance held at the Temple of Confucius in Jining, East China's Shandong province to worship the great philosopher, is composed of music, song, dance, and rituals.
Cheng Yingui is a mahogany carving craftsman who lives in Feicheng, a county-level city in Tai'an, Shandong province.
Licang district in Qingdao, Shandong province is playing an important role in protecting traditional Chinese culture, especially for smoke painting and Zhaquan boxing.
Traditional handicrafts are getting a new life through poverty-reduction programs in China.