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Making a Chinese Dragon for the Dragon Dance

There are two kinds of dances you find at Lunar New Year.  The first is the Lion Dance, which is two people and a head that looks nothing like a lion. You can see a quick video of a lion … Continue reading

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Making Chinese New Year Firecracker Decorations

I really wanted some of the fake firecrackers that are hung up at Lunar New Year.   And I’ve seen them in Vietnamese shops and at festivals.  The big ones look like they are made out of toilet paper rolls, but … Continue reading

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