2017 Hue Traditional Craft Festival to open in April

The biennial Hue Traditional Craft Festival 2017 will be held in Hue, the capital city of Thua Thien-Hue Province on April 24-May 2.

        Handmade paper lotus flowers of Thanh Tien village
The 7th event has attracted 50 well-known craft villages across the country, displaying their traditional handicraft products, such as ceramics, brocades, silk, terracotta, paper flowers, lanterns, silver and gold jewelry.

Famous artisants will join the event to demonstrating their talents during the festivities.

The event aims to honor traditional country crafts and promote Hue’s destinations to visitors. Many tours to handicraft villages in Hue will be available from travel agencies during this period, including Thanh Tien village that has been well-known for the craft of making paper flowersfor over 300 years in the imperial capital of Hue; Sinh folk paiting village and others.

By Van Thang – Translated by Kim Khanh

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