Hearing Impaired Woman Runs Paper Sculpture Workshop

January 3, 2018  Editor: leiyang

Cai Jianhua makes a paper sculpture at home in Zhengzhou, central China's Henan Province, Jan. 3, 2018. The 50-year-old Cai is a hearing impaired woman in Zhengzhou. After graduating from middle school, she learned embroidery, paper folding and weaving under her grandmother's instruction. As she became a laid-off worker in 2001, Cai showed an interest in paper sculpture. She innovated paper sculpture skills and won some prizes. In 2014, Cai Jianhua founded a paper sculpture workshop with the aid of a training center for disabled people and taught her skills to other disabled people. [Xinhua/Feng Dapeng]

Cai Jianhua displays parts of her paper sculpture at home in Zhengzhou, central China's Henan Province, Jan. 3, 2018. [Xinhua/Feng Dapeng]

Cai Jianhua displays her paper sculptures at home in Zhengzhou, central China's Henan Province, Jan. 3, 2018. [Xinhua/Feng Dapeng]

Cai Jianhua displays her paper sculptures at home in Zhengzhou, central China's Henan Province, Jan. 3, 2018. [Xinhua/Feng Dapeng]

 

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