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Welfare program in Weihai, China helps people with disabilities learn oil painting skills – Xinhua

Oil painter Wang Gang (3rd L) poses for a group photo with his students as part of a welfare program in Weihai, east China’s Shandong province, Aug 7. 2022. Wang Gang, who became disabled after a car accident, was one of the first group of students participating in the oil painting program. He is now a program instructor.

The public welfare program helping people with disabilities learn oil painting skills was implemented in Weihai in 2015. The program organizers also help sell the paintings through exhibitions, auctions and online sales. So far, the program has benefited over 600 trainees. (Xinhua/Guo Xulei)

Oil painter Wang Gang (1st from right) shares his ideas with students at a welfare program in Weihai, east China’s Shandong Province, Aug 7, 2022. Wang Gang, who became disabled after a car accident, was one of the first students enrolled in the oil painting program. He is now a program instructor.

The public welfare program helping people with disabilities learn oil painting skills was implemented in Weihai in 2015. The program organizers also help sell the paintings through exhibitions, auctions and online sales. So far, the program has benefited over 600 trainees. (Xinhua/Guo Xulei)

Students learn oil painting as part of a welfare program in Weihai, east China’s Shandong Province, Aug 7, 2022.

The public welfare program helping people with disabilities learn oil painting skills was implemented in Weihai in 2015. The program organizers also help sell the paintings through exhibitions, auctions and online sales. So far, the program has benefited over 600 trainees. (Xinhua/Guo Xulei)

A student learns oil painting as part of a welfare program in Weihai, east China’s Shandong Province, Aug 7, 2022.

The public welfare program helping people with disabilities learn oil painting skills was implemented in Weihai in 2015. The program organizers also help sell the paintings through exhibitions, auctions and online sales. So far, the program has benefited over 600 trainees. (Xinhua/Guo Xulei)

Oil painter Wang Gang (1st L) teaches a student under a welfare program in Weihai, east China’s Shandong Province, Aug 7, 2022. Wang Gang, who became disabled after a car accident, was one of the first students to participate in the oil painting program. He is now a program instructor.

The public welfare program helping people with disabilities learn oil painting skills was implemented in Weihai in 2015. The program organizers also help sell the paintings through exhibitions, auctions and online sales. So far, the program has benefited over 600 trainees. (Xinhua/Guo Xulei)