In the morning of November 12th, the launching ceremony of the sketch activity, which is a one-week activity organized by China Federation of Literary and Art and Chinese Artists Association with the theme of ‘Sending Happiness to the Grassroots’, was held in the Camphor Square in Guyan Painting Township. ‘Sending Happiness to the Grassroots’ is an important cultural benefits brand project and an important attempt to implement the spirits from the speech that Xi Jinping, the general secretary made at the the Forum on Literature and Art and the opening ceremony of National Literary Representatives and Writer Representatives Meeting. They have been to Jingdi Village, Shanxi, Anshun, Guizhou, Baise, Jing Guangxi to carry out ‘Sending Happiness to the Grassroots’ activity. This time they came to the beautiful Guyan Painting Township.
In recent years, Guyan Painting Township, a window to display the image of Liandu, a new engine for the global tourism development in Liandu, has putting efforts to accelerate the construction pace of 5A and a special town and has won four National honors such as the national first batch of special town, the first entrepreneur demonstration base of the rural tourism, innovative pilot town of deepening the urban infrastructure and financing mode, the most beautiful nostalgia art town. The scenic area follows the concept of ‘Art Town, Romantic City and Leisure Resort’, especially in the field of culture and art, and forms the development orientation of building three bases and a center, namely art painting base, oil painting creative base, painting production base and ecological leisure resort center.
This sketch & visit activity can not only promote the culturally beneficial brand image of Guyan Painting Township, but can also demonstrate outstanding sketch works of Chinese Artists Association. The launch of the activity affirmed Guyan Painting Township’s position as the only ‘Chinese Artists Association Sketch Base’ in Lishui. And for the sketch in next few days, artists will fully experience every single detail of the landscape of Guyan Painting Township, painting the unique style of its landscape with the art pencils in their hands. (Liandu District Government Office)