Inheritor of Iron-Plate Relief Sculpture Committed to Promoting Craft

August 22, 2019
Editor: Wei Xuanyi

Guo Mohan (R), an inheritor of iron-plate relief sculpture in Shijiazhuang, capital city of North China's Hebei Province, creates an iron-plate relief sculpture with the help of her father, Guo Haibo, also an inheritor of the iron-plate relief sculpture, a provincial intangible cultural heritage, on August 19. [Xinhua]

 

Guo Mohan, an inheritor of iron-plate relief sculpture, a provincial intangible cultural heritage, in Shijiazhuang, capital city of North China's Hebei Province, is committed to promoting the art among young people.

She works as an art teacher at the Hebei College of Industry and Technology and creates iron-plate relief sculptures in her father's workshop in her spare time.

Guo Mohan's technique keeps improving with the help of her father Guo Haibo, who is an inheritor of the provincial intangible cultural heritage. Her works have been displayed at provincial and national art exhibitions.

Guo Mohan teaches a visitor to make an iron-plate relief sculpture in her father's workshop in Shijiazhuang, capital of Hebei Province on August 19. [Xinhua]

Guo Mohan chooses the tools for creation in her father's workshop. [Xinhua]

Guo Mohan explains her iron-plate relief sculpture on August 19. [Xinhua]

Guo Mohan works on an iron-plate relief sculpture using a variety of tools. [Xinhua]

Guo Mohan guides a visitor at an iron-plate relief sculpture exhibition in her father's workshop in Shijiazhuang, capital of Hebei Province. [Xinhua]

Guo Mohan hammers on an iron plate in her father's workshop in Shijiazhuang, capital of Hebei Province on August 19. [Xinhua]

Hammers are one of the tools used to create iron-plate relief sculptures. [Xinhua]

Guo Haibo reviews his daughter's work. [Xinhua]

Guo Mohan examines an iron-plate relief sculpture in the workshop in Shijiazhuang, capital of Hebei Province on August 19. [Xinhua]

 

(Source: Xinhua/Translated and edited by Women of China)

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