Half Day Family Learning Class of Kite and Chinese YoYo or Calligraphy

Half Day Family Learning Class of Kite and Chinese YoYo or Calligraphy
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$56
Duration: 3 to 4 hrs
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Description

This trip will bring you to the old part of Beijing where we called the hutong area. There are many artist in the hutong area. Some of their older generation even worked for the Imperial Palace. The skill they have normally was secrete skill only for the families, But now No secret anymore. The government also encourage them to show it to the public or teach some of the people who are interesting on it, to spread this Culture around all of the world.
  So if you are interesting on this class. or  if you have kids in your group, Please book it. i belive that you are going to have the best experience with this tour.

Pick up from your hotel around 8am or the time as you requried.   Your guide will use the local public transit, to go to the first location where to learn how to make the Chinese kite. (the houhai lake area)The kite master is very Famers in Beijing--Mr. Wong, he is the 7th generations to continue make the Chinese kite, In his family also is his work studio, you will find many different kind of the kites, and his daughter is well knowing as well in Beijing, both of them are invited to a lot of  evenst to teach how to make the kite. The Class will learn from basically how to make the frame of the kite, after then the kite master Mr. Wong will give us the Half finished kite to continue The kite making. You  can paint your favorite colors on your kite. After the all about  1 to 1.5hours class.  You can try to fly yourself's  kite to make sure you are became to the kite flyer. 

After this the tour will move to the drum the bell tower Square to learn how to play the Chinese yo-yo. This is a very fun events. The traditional Chinese yo-yo it’s made of the bamboo.  but the one you are going to learn that is made of plastic. Because of  you might are the beginning learner easily to broken the bamboo one, so the plastic one is  perfectly  for beginner. This Class will take 30-40mins

About Chinese calligraphy, this is the one of the very important part of Chinese people's life, now many people use pen and a computer. But this traditional calligraphy culture still continually carry-on buy some of local people. Young people are pay more attention of the Chinese calligraphy as well. If you are interesting on the Chinese calligraphy. Just go ahead and book this tour---your won’t disappointed with this. and This class will take 40-60mins around.
  After all will back to your hotel or the places you want to go.

This trip will bring you to the old part of Beijing where we called the hutong area. There are many artist in the hutong area. Some of their older generation even worked for the Imperial Palace. The skill they have normally was secrete skill only for the families, But now No secret anymore. The government also encourage them to show it to the public or teach some of the people who are interesting on it, to spread this Culture around all of the world.
  So if you are interesting on this class. or  if you have kids in your group, Please book it. i belive that you are going to have the best experience with this tour.