300 Nvshu Works Displayed at Tongguan Kiln Ancient Town
The 2019 Nvshu Cultural Tourism Week opened at Tongguan Kiln Ancient Town in Changsha on October 12. More than 300 Nvshu works are exhibited, attracting many visitors. Nvshu, or “women’s script” literally, is the world’s only script designed and used exclusively by women. It was discovered in Jiangyong County, Hunan in the 1980s.
Changsha Entrepreneur Presents Hunan Embroidery National Flag in Africa
Hunan embroidery master Hu Yiping is busy embroidering a Chinese national flag with a length of 1.9 meters and width of 1.28 meters. African girl Jose stands beside her, waiting to deliver this embroidery to her Chinese boss Wang Senbo. Wang works in Uganda. He ordered this embroider half a month ahead of the National Day, to extend his love to the hometown and the motherland.
Village Teachers Get Training in Changsha
The photo, taken on August 5, shows that Wang Wending, an inheritor of Changsha palm leaf weaving, instructs village teachers to learn weaving skills at the Changsha Education College.
Puppet Show Telling Red Army Soldiers’ Story Performed
The puppet show "Golden Fish Hook" made its debut in Changsha on the afternoon of July 29. It was created by the Hunan Puppet and Shadow Art Protection and Inheritance Center. It was adapted from the novel of the same name which is selected into primary school Chinese textbook.
Summer Vocation Activity Launched to Promote Intangible Cultural Heritages
The photo, taken on July 16, shows children trying their hands at making dough figurines under the instruction of a dough figurine making master. A summer vacation activity for primary and secondary students was inaugurated at the Hunan Cultural Center that day.
Children Learn Paper-cutting Skills at an Inheritance Center
The photo, taken on July 16, shows a paper-cutting artist teaching children to cut paper at Zhijian Yu’an Bookstore in Yuhua District, Changsha.The bookstore is a paper-cutting inheritance center established by the Changsha Paper Cutting Association.