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Insight Into The Aging - Falling in love with umbrellas

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Added On August 4, 2017

In Guizhou, south west China, Li Zengxia is continuing the 1,000 year tradition of making oil-paper umbrellas.

 
Each intricate umbrella takes a hundred steps, and at least 10 days to make, all by hand. 
 
Now, Li's youngest son is showing some talent, and has joined her workshop along with a number of local women.