Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Art of Lao Papercutting

Title:  ວິທີຕັດເຈັ້ຍສິລະປະພວງມະໄລ / Art of Lao Papercutting
By:  Unknown
Publisher / Year:  Unknown

I found this book a few years ago when I was in Laos. It's a simple little booklet sized manual with instructions on cutting flowers and garlands used in Lao decorations. The instructions are written in Lao and English, step by step with images, for 8 crafting items. I wish there was more including.

These types of paper crafts are used typically for celebrations or religious settings. I certainly thought it was a nifty little find while book hunting!

1 comment:

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