History of chinese porcelain

After the invention of pottery in the Neolithic period, (5000-2200 B.C.), the ancient Chinese succeeded in producing painted pottery, black pottery and carved pottery. The long years of experience in kiln firing led China entering into a new ceramic age in the Han dynasty (206 B.C.-220 A.D.) Although archaeological finds have revealed that glazed pottery … Continue reading History of chinese porcelain

Chinese Porcelain

Chinese porcelain has always fascinated the world. It is a very old material which is considered a type of ceramic and was previously used to make different kitchen plates including dishes, bowls, cups while nowadays it is also used for modern uses including as bathroom tiles, sink and so on. There are several types of … Continue reading Chinese Porcelain

Giant panda

The giant panda, a black-and-white bear, has a body typical of bears. It has black fur on ears, eye patches, muzzle, legs, and shoulders. The rest of the animal’s coat is white. Although scientists do not know why these unusual bears are black and white, some speculate that the bold coloring provides effective camouflage into … Continue reading Giant panda

Chinese mask

Chinese masks are legend. The tradition of mask making in China and other Asian countries reflect the religious and culturally rich customs of each specific group of people. From the Buddhist masks of Tibet to the royal masks of Beijing, Asia’s love of masks is abundant. You can get in on this tradition by using … Continue reading Chinese mask