Hsinchu city is one of the oldest cities in northern Taiwan. Since its rich history and culture, the city nurtures a number of craftsmen. Cai, Yang-Ji is famous for traditional woodcarving and he is working on the maintenance of Hsinchu Du Cheng Huang Temple recently. Moreover, the lantern master- Xiao,Zai-Gan’s studio is on the Beimen Street that is opposite the Temple. You may take a turn to Dongda Road to visit the Buddha figure carving master-Ye, Jia-Rang or to Gaofeng Road to enjoy a clay-molding tour with Ye, Zuo-Ye.