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Get to Know Asian Textiles with Hanuman
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This episode combines 2-D and 3-D animation with live action film to distinguish six types of textiles: cotton, hemp, silk, fur, banana fiber, and tree bark. Using a captivating storyline, the content focuses on textile collection from the National Palace Museum and other museums in Taiwan to teach children about Asian textiles.
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Southern Branch of NPM
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7Crafts in Chiayi
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11Get to Know Asia with Hanuman
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12Get to Know Asian Textiles with Hanuman
Publish Year : 2016  |  View : 644 times
This episode combines 2-D and 3-D animation with live action film to distinguish six types of textiles: cotton, hemp, silk, fur, banana fiber, and tree bark. Using a captivating s...
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