Chinese fine art

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<ul><li> 1. Chinese Fine Arts<br />Theo Tran<br />Shirlyn Hong<br />Taylor Bodnar<br />Teal Mingledorff<br /></li></ul> <p> 2. Dragon Dance<br />Originated during the Han dynasty<br />Started by the Chinese who showed great belief and respect towards the dragon<br />Began as a farming and harvest culture<br /> 3. The Dragon<br />Long, serpent shaped body on poles<br />Hoops that distinguish each section of the body<br />Traditionally, constructed from wood, and bamboo hoops<br />Modern era, constructed from aluminum and plastics<br />Usually 25-35m in length; 50-70m for larger ceremonies<br /> 4. Movement<br />Coordinated wave-like movements<br />The dragons movement shows power and dignity<br />The pearl represents the sun and wisdom<br />Dragon chases for the pearl<br /> 5. Use of Color <br />Green: Great harvest<br />Yellow: Solemn empire<br />Silver: Prosperity<br />Red: Excitement<br />The scales and the tail are usually silver and glittering<br /> 6. Different Forms<br />Cloth Dragon<br /></p> <ul><li>Fire Dragon </li></ul> <p> 7. Grass Dragon</p>