Commemorative stamps for the opening of the Beijing Winter Olympic Games are being sold in Chengdu today

2022-06-08 0 By

Today, 23 designated sales outlets in Chengdu officially put on sale the commemorative stamps of the opening ceremony of the 24th Winter Olympic Games. Stamp lovers queued up in front of the sales outlets to buy the commemorative stamps, which were hot in Chengdu.It is understood that a set of 2 commemorative stamps, the stamp design name of “Together towards the future, light of hope”.With a face value of 2.40 yuan, a total of 11.5 million sets of stamps are planned to be issued nationwide, of which 9,144 sets will be sold at 23 designated retail outlets in Chengdu.The 24th Winter Olympic Games will be held in Beijing and Zhangjiakou city from February 4 to February 20, 2022.This is the third Olympic event held in China after the Beijing Olympics and the Nanjing Youth Olympic Games.Beijing became the first Olympic city to host both the Summer and Winter Games.Since 2017, China Post has issued five sets of 18 commemorative stamps, one set of two special stamps for personalized services, and three sets of ordinary postage covers.Designed by Wang Huming, the stamps feature white and blue to highlight the concept of an ice and snow festival.The stamp images transform the rich and dynamic audio-visual language of the opening ceremony of the Winter Olympic Games into plane language. Through the deconstruction and reorganization of three-dimensional space and time span, the classic elements of the opening ceremony of the Winter Olympic Games are presented in two-dimensional plane, reflecting the design concept that the moment is eternal.The overall picture is simple and delicate, presenting an ethereal, elegant and modern design sense, in line with the concept of the opening ceremony of the Winter Olympics.The stamps, printed by Henan Posts and Telecommunications Technology Co., Ltd. with offset printing technology, focus on the snow and ice elements characteristic of the Winter Olympics.The first picture, “Facing the Future together”, uses holographic cat’s eye and laser relief technology to highlight the three-dimensional Olympic Games emblem.The second picture “Light of Hope” combines a variety of technologies with positioning holographic cold ironing, focusing on the three-dimensional snowflake table and beating flames.Under the irradiation of the light source, the stamp picture is rich and clever, colorful streamer, modern sense, sense of science and technology.It is understood that, in addition to offline retail, the set of stamps from February 4 also in designated postal outlets, philatelic network hall, China Post mobile phone client, China Post Micro post office philatelic wechat mall and China Post Mall wechat mini program online sale, sale period of 6 months.Among them, the sales of outlets on February 4 will be carried out through online channels such as the philatelic office, and offline sales will not be carried out on that day.In order to display the contents of stamps in a richer way, China Post will release digital contents through the wechat mini program of “Encyclopedia of Chinese Stamps”, which can be viewed using the AR function.The 23 designated sales outlets in Chengdu to sell the Commemorative stamps of the Winter Olympic Games