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70-year-old man makes 10,000 paper planes

2014-09-19 15:37:25

(People's Daily Online)


Xu Shuquan presents his hand-made paper planes. (CNS/Liu Zhongjun)

Xu Shuquan, 70, a retired primary school teacher in Chengdu, southwest China’s Sichuan Province, showed his hand-made paper planes. The 10,000 paper planes include China’s fighter planes, air freighters, early-warning planes, airliners etc. "I hope that one day I can hold an exhibition to let more people know the Chinese traditional art of paper folding,"said Xu shuquan.

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