June 7, 2016

Brushes from twigs

She is bent over with age and long term working on making of twig brushes...each strand, each hole, each pulling...is an act of concentration. Every day she will sit here..it has been her work since the Cultural Revolution.

There are stories which she cannot tell any one.

I was just a passing strtanger with a camera.

The Brush Maker. Shanghai. 2016.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

curved spine can be due to a genetic disease. sometimes not due to hard work even though hardwork can sometimes aggravate it.\!

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