(China-390) December 2, 2019 – A farmer painted pictures of childhood games in a village in China!

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Personal note: Whoa! I wish I can paint like this farmer in a small village somewhere in Ningxia…where is Ningxia…check the map of China, ok? Enjoy the memories of a child and the games they played. Peace, steve, usa, December 2, 2019  stephenehling@hotmail.com  blog – https://getting2knowyou-china.comtibetmap

Farmer presents childhood memories in paintings
(Chinadaily.com.cn) December 03, 2019

Paintings reflecting childhood memories drawn by Ma Chenggong, a peasant in rural areas of the Ningxia Hui autonomous region. (Photo provided to chinadaily.com.cn)

A farmer from a rural area in the Ningxia Hui autonomous region has made more than 40 paintings depicting games or activities his generation did during childhood.

Ma Chenggong, a peasant from Qianliu village, Longde county remembered many games he used to play when he was a child, including climbing trees to pick fruit, riding horses and folding paper airlines.

Starting last year, Ma and his friend described the games with words first, then depicted them in paintings.

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