Chinese Bamboo Wicker Animals

 

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The Story of Wicker Animals

Bamboo wicker animals emerged in the late 1960s in Shengxian County, Zhejiang Province (now Shengzhou) of China. The first bamboo wicker animal ever made was an elephant....

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The Making of Wicker Animals

The process of crafting bamboo wicker animals involves five steps and is considered a comprehensive art form in the field of bamboo weaving....

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The Labels of Wicker Animals

Despite the labels indicating Shanghai Handicrafts, Chinese wicker animals are not made in Shanghai.Instead, they are designed and crafted by bamboo weaving craftsmen in Shengxian County, Zhejiang....

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