(HBO) - The craft of driftwood and ornamental stone has been in Lam Son commune (Luong Son) for over 20 years. From some initial households, the production facilities have been developing rapidly in both the scale and the quality of making fine art products from wood and stone. Every day he artisans and skilled workers are making the different types of tree roots and ornamental stones into the tables, chairs, shelves, beds, and high-quality mascots conquering the market and opening up the opportunities for the local sustainable economic development.
The production facilities and the display of the products
from driftwood and ornamental stones are along the highway 6, next to the
headquarters of the People's Committee of Lam Son Commune, extending up to near
Kem slope and being intermingled with the service and restaurant facilities.
Many pedestrians and visitors are coming to admire the handicraft products of
craft villages. The facilities are quite active.
Mr. Nguyen Van Luan, Lam Son commune (Luong Son) is
whittling and filing the work of Di Lac sitting under the pine root (Tam Phuc)
to hand over to customers.
The craft of driftwood and ornamental stones is a special
type of job that requires the great passion and the aesthetic mind. It is
necessary to recognize, be creative and ensure the original nature of wood,
both exuding the deep meaning of the product. The more you look, the more
beautiful the product is and the more you love it, which will conquer the
fastidious customers. There have 5 people working in Mr Luan's facility,
including 3 main workers. They cannot cover all the work with an average income
Mr. Doan Xuan Thanh’s facility, the chief of the craft of
driftwood and ornamental stones in Lam
Son owns hundreds of high-value fine art products such as Long Chau, Than Tai
from Burretiodendron wood, showing a joyfulness,
cheerfulness and the fullness; The statue of Mr. Tho is crafted from the
burretiodendron hsienmu wood, showing the fortune and health...
Mr. Nguyen The Hung, the Secretary of the Party Committee of
Lam Son Commune says that up till now in Lam Son commune there have been about
50 households producing and trading driftwood and ornamental stones,
concentrating in Doan Ket hamlet, which has formed a good force a large number
of artisans, technical workers, creating high-quality fine art products,
contributing to job creation and income for local people. The craft of driftwood,
ornamental stones is a separate direction of the commune, which is contributing
to economic restructuring, associating with the construction of new rural areas
of the locality.
(HBO) - Chieng Chau brocade weaving cooperative and service cooperative was established in Chieng Chau commune, Mai Chau district since 2013 with 31 employees. After nearly 6 years, until now, the cooperative has expanded its production scale with 50 traditional looms and 10 sewing machines, creating jobs for 36 workers, earning an average income of 3-4 million VND per person per month.
(HBO) - For a long time, Lo Son fair has become an indispensable cultural feature of the people in Lo Son commune (Tan Lac) and the neighboring communes. In addition to the purpose of buying, selling and exchanging the local products, the fair is held twice a week and is a place where the gentle, friendly and naive Muong people meet each other.
(HBO) - In the first nine months of this year, the conservation, museum and management of the relics in the province have been paying attention to. The provincial museum has been maintaining the opening of the exhibition room of the "Hoa Binh Cultural Heritage” for the visits and research of the local people and tourists. They have received 10 ceramic artifacts and 2 Dong drums for the purpose of scientific research.
(HBO) - Determining that the economic development, hunger eradication and poverty reduction are the most important tasks in building a new cultural life, the Steering Committee of the commune has cooperated with the Fatherland Front and other mass organizations to actively propagate and mobilize the people to transfer the appropriate crop structure, implementing the land consolidation and plot exchange, using new varieties and applying techniques in production and so on.
(HBO) - Hoa Binh province has organized many beauty contests with the costumes of Muong ethnic people for a long time. They have been held at the provincial level in the districts and the city. In 2019, Hoa Binh province has a plan to hold a competition with a larger scale in three rounds, preliminary, semi-final and final ones.