Skillfully weaving beautiful women to build a new industry-- A Summary of the achievements of Chinese Women's Handicraft Innovation Competition
Xinhua News Agency, Beijing, November 7-title: skillfully weaving beautiful women to build a new industry-- A Summary of the achievements of the Chinese Women's Handicraft Entrepreneurship Innovation Competition
Xinhua News Agency reporter Wang Peng
In order to give further play to the positive role of the handicraft industry in lifting women out of poverty, absorbing women's employment, promoting women's entrepreneurship, and inheriting manual culture, and encouraging the broad masses of women to release their innovative vitality and creative potential, in May this year, The all-China Women's Federation launched the Chinese Women's Handicraft Innovation Competition. Over the past few months, contestants have demonstrated superb skills and ingenious ideas, actively integrated resources in each competition area, promoted the development and growth of handicraft industries with women's characteristics, and helped women to increase their employment and income and get rid of poverty and become rich.
Set up a broad stage for displaying elegant demeanor
In August this year, 100 embroidery and 30 batik contestants in Guizhou Province, dressed in national costumes, gathered together, their skilful craftsmanship is amazing.
This is the epitome of the Chinese Women's Handicraft Innovation Competition. With the theme of "women creating a new era of meritorious service", the competition has set up five sub-divisions in Anhui, Ningxia, Guizhou, Inner Mongolia and Hubei, bringing together the characteristics of the east, the west, the north and the north.
The all-China Women's Federation attaches great importance to the work of the competition. The purpose of this paper is to pave the way for the contestants by unifying the names of each division, establishing the organizing committee of the division, providing unified registration requirements and scoring criteria for the division, and sending a team of experts to train the women and workers participating in the competition. Under the active guidance of the all-China Women's Federation, local women's federations have conscientiously planned and carefully organized them.
A total of 168 events have been invited to participate in the eastern division, covering a variety of handmade fields, such as weaving, embroidery, carving, painting, cutting, engraving and so on. The southern division collected 279 events to participate in the competition, both independent research and development of new technology, but also break through the traditional new concept. The western, northern and central events also have their own characteristics and attract people's attention.
The event is permeated with colorful customs and heavy cultural heritage, under the skillful hands of the contestants, the traditional handicraft skills can also be carried forward, with a broad display stage.
"Yizhang blanket, thousands of silk, woven into the pixiang hall blanket", Shanghai contestants gave a new concept of handmade carpet design; "the family has three years Ai, Lang Zhong do not need to come", the three Gorges Ai hand embroidery base players inherit and develop the traditional hand embroidery skills-embroidery; In the southern competition area, Ni Xing Tao engraved and painted for thousands of years, showing the splendid light of Qinzhou nixing pottery skill in Guangxi with a long history.
The relevant person in charge of the Development Department of the all-China Women's Federation said that on the basis of fully investigating the craftsmanship and development needs of women in various localities, the competition has set up an open platform for the broad masses of women, not only showing their works and skills. It also allows contestants to learn from each other and improve together in the competition.
Stimulating the Infinite potential of Entrepreneurial Innovation
Hengxian County in Guangxi is rich in jasmine flowers. "the scent of flowers is overflowing all over the world, innovating and opening up the future", one of the cultural and creative handicraft projects in which Hengxian women take part in the competition. It is a comprehensive system of creative design, development and soft service with jasmine as the element-jasmine pillow, jasmine bronze drum, jasmine hydrangeas, jasmine handmade soap and so on.
Promoting the continuous improvement of women's entrepreneurship and innovation policies and measures and cultivating a number of women's entrepreneurship and innovation service demonstration platforms are the focus of the all-China Women's Federation's women's mass entrepreneurship and innovation work. The entry of this competition has demonstrated the fruitful results of its work.
Cui Xueqin, person in charge of the development of handmade earth cloth non-legacy products in the original village of Zanhuang County, Hebei Province, inherited the essence of textile skills of two generations of old artists from his mother and grandmother, and led more than 1000 poor rural women to organize and innovate. Let Zanhuang County original village cloth coruscate new brilliance on the road of specialization.
Yang Xiaotong, the fourth generation descendant of full embroidery and the head of Sheng Jing Manchu embroidery, broke the closed and conservative inheritance way of "passing on inside but not outside" in full embroidery, in many ways, such as open school running, public welfare training, joint education between schools and enterprises, etc. For Sheng Jing Manchu embroidery skills to train more inheritors.
In the northern competition area, hearing impaired students from the Egg carving Workshop of the School of Special Education of Changchun University integrated cloisonne stringing technology into eggshell art creation, produced Jingtaylan ostrich egg pinching handicrafts, and created more than 3000 works in the past three years. Create 6 student entrepreneurship teams.
From June 4 to August 16, five sub-division trials were held one after another, setting off an upsurge of mass entrepreneurship and innovation for women, attracting 1197 outstanding female mass entrepreneurship and innovation teams engaged in manual design, production and service.
Contestants and project leaders believe that the platform of the Chinese Women's Handicraft Entrepreneurship and Innovation Competition will help more aspiring women to show their elegant demeanor and promote the better development of their careers.
Play the song of the times of getting rid of poverty
It is one of the derivative functions of the Chinese Women's Entrepreneurship and Innovation Competition to mobilize poor women to participate in practical technical training, to lift themselves out of poverty and become rich, and to mobilize "capable women" to lead and help the masses of women in difficulties.
Through the development of Mongolian embroidery, the Inner Mongolia Wangfu embroidery competition has led 2895 poor women and 21000 farmers and herdsmen to get rid of poverty and become rich.
Centering on the strategy of rural revitalization and development, and combined with the fact that the local corn leaves and straw resources are rich, Jilin Province has implemented the "Jilin Qiao Sister" straw project, which has led more than 80, 000 rural women in the province to achieve flexible employment at home, with an annual per capita income of more than 5000 yuan.
Many contestants are representatives of common development and common prosperity, and have received the help and support of women's federations at all levels on their way forward.
As a key project to help women out of poverty in Guizhou Province, the "Fairbrocade Plan" was launched in 2013. By the end of 2018, it had promoted the establishment of 1354 handicraft enterprises and professional cooperatives with women's characteristics, with an output value of 6 billion yuan. We will effectively help women lift themselves out of poverty and increase their income.
By the beginning of July this year, during the four years of the implementation of the "Action for Women out of Poverty" by the all-China Women's Federation, a total of 8.3 million women had been organized to participate in various types of training, and nearly 7000 bases of various types of women had been established in poverty-stricken counties. We will assist poverty alleviation departments to distribute 61 billion yuan of poverty alleviation microcredit to 1.1 million poor women, and help more than 4 million poor women increase their incomes.
The tide of the times, women stand courageously. Represented by the Chinese Women's Handicraft Innovation Competition, the broad masses of women move forward hand in hand to play the song of the times of getting rid of poverty and tackling difficulties and getting rich together. The fruitful results of the competition also demonstrated the spirit of the times of the broad masses of women in realizing the well-off road in an all-round way.