Zhangye Paper Cut, Zhangye
There are three features of Zhangye paper cut: long history, widespread mass base and local distinguishing features. Zhangye paper cut is rich in themes and contents: everything can be pictured including flowers, birds, insects, fishes, sceneries, animals and people. No matter cut by the roughly bold carving skills or fine exquisite carving skills, this kind of paper cut can have a good decoration effect. The paper cut mainly respect people's best wishes and esthetic pursues for propitious, pleasant, peaceful and healthy happiness. Zhangye paper cut has been collected by the provincial and national folk art departments for the use of research and exhibition.
Where to buy:
You can buy it along the streets of Zhangye. Many souvenir shops will sell this kind of paper cut.