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Chinese Paper-Cutting

Chinese paper cutting is a folk art practiced among many different ethnic communities in China. Paper cutting is sometimes called scissor cutting in Western countries. In China, paper cutting is very popular hobby because it is easy to do, fun for people of all ages, and affordable for everyone.

Colorful artistic prints are sold as sets. With these sets people cut out the pictures of choice and use them to decorate a number of different things.

In China, paper cutting are found in window decorations, on present gift wrapping, on the side of baskets. Chinese paper cutting is a unique way to spice up children's rooms, folders, books, and presents.

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