70-year-old villager devoted to painted clay sculpture
Wei Zhaozhong colors a painted clay sculpture at his home in Rizhao city, East China's Shandong province, January 3, 2018. [Photo/IC]
Wei is the only one who still sticks to the handicraft among the five brothers. In more than 50 years, Wei has made over 100,000 painted clay sculptures. Wei was recognized as a representative inheritor of the intangible cultural heritage painted clay sculpture in 2013.