Contest on Women-made Handcrafts had its Award Ceremony on November 8 at TV
Station in Hubei Province. Wang Jianzhang, vice chairperson of SWF attended the
ceremony. An embroidery piece named "Lost Cultural Legacy Returned from
Overseas" was listed on the best 32 pieces of all handcrafts.
carry on the tradition of the Chinese intangible Cultural legacy is certainly
duty of all Chinese citizens. Shanghai team to the Contest did it best to study
unique features of 33 pieces of lost cultural legacy seriously and turned them
into embroidery of Shanghai style, in a bid to help the locals to get known
better of our national intangible cultural legacy. SWF presented to the Contest
not only Gu-Styled-Embroidery, but also other local legacies as straw-woven
handcrafts, Shanghai-Styled-Cotton-Woven-Cloth and etc.
In the recent years, SWF keeps guiding and supporting local
women to start business on their own with effective channels and services.