At the premises of the first row of Mr. Nguyen Hung (SN 1973, resident of the 8th, Trang Keeo village, Cam Ha commune, Hoi An city, Quang Nam province), narrow yard in front of the house is used to make place. Production of puffed and dried products. In his house also became a "warehouse" filled with phosphorus and the mask was completed. Mr. Hung said that he has followed this profession for more than 27 years. The product is mainly sold on the Mid-Autumn Festival, but the base of the Hung family always make unicorn and lantern all year round.
|Each of the unicorn masks is made entirely by hand.|
Every day he makes about five to six types of phosphorus and about 12 masks. Wholesale price of small cut flowers from 70,000 to 100,000 VND / piece, the first from 250,000 to 40000 VND / piece, the large price from 5 million to 6.5 million VND / piece. The mask is priced from 50,000-70,000 VND / unit.
On average, each year his family produces and sells about 2,000 small pits and about 600-700 big pears; along with about 1,000 masks of all kinds, providing customers stable from the South to the North. So his family income more than 200 million per year.
To make the product, right after the Lunar New Year, he went to buy bamboo and hire workers to mold, scoop bamboo, prepare tools. "For a small pecker, for finishing it needs three stages. The first is the core, then wait dry and then remove, then paste and paint finish. With the big pecker, the finishing work is longer. The first is to make aluminum rims, then weaving rattan, paste cloth and then paint and paste hair, "Hung shared.
|Anh Hung has been in this business for more than 27 years.|
In recent years, the occupation of the first in the ancient town of Hoi An, Quang Nam province also gradually one. There are some artisans who are attached to the profession, because of their income, they are also passionate, bringing joy to children on Mid-Autumn Festival and recall many memories of their childhood. Glory