This Wednesday, a Chinese crafts event to celebrate the New Year at Johnsonville Library
Johnsonville Library is very lucky to be hosting three folk art masters belonging to the Chinese Intangible Cultural Heritage Inheritors. These masters are from the north of China and work towards preserving China’s traditional culture.
They will be running a class in the library demonstrating the art of paper cutting which is used during celebrations particularly Chinese New Year to show joy, happiness and good intentions. They will also bedemonstrating dough modelling and knot art, other forms of traditional folk art.
This event will be held on Wednesday 1st February 10am – 12noon at Johnsonville Library, 5 Broderick Road, Johnsonville. This is a free event suitable for all ages.