Chinese Knots is a beginner's guide to the art of Chinese knot-tying, including an introduction to the tools used for making knots, common knot-tying techniques and instructions for tying 7 types of basic Chinese knots. The book is an organic combination of art and culture, which at the same time provides clear illustrations and a wide range of practice activities, with the aim of helping learners grasp both a basic understanding of the subject, and the requisite skills for tying Chinese knots. The book is recommended for use in a course of approximately 6-8 class hours.
Welcome to China Series is a set of instructional materials developed by Hanban/Confucius Institute for the "Chinese Bridge High School Summer Camp" programs. The series is further divided into different subject area - such as Chinese Language, Art & Crafts, and Chinese Geography. The books are designed to from the audience's perspective, based on what they need to learn about. It is not only suitable for the high school students traveling to China for the Summer Camp but also can be used as the supplementary materials for the overseas Chinese language teaching.