Eggshell Carving

Last updated by lifeng at 2013-11-4

Eggshell Carving is one of an increasingly flourish folk handicraft in resent years. All designs are carved on real eggshells.  All shells should be cleaned and sterilized.  After carving is complete, a protective coating is applied.


There are many different kinds of handicraft of eggshell carving. One of eggshell carvings is to sculpt figures, landscape, flowers and birds with special carver on the little darker egg surface. Another one is to choose thicker eggshell and curve hollowed-out work which should be cleaned and sterilized when the work is completed.


There are many egg shell carvers who do extremely intricate and beautiful work. By adding artistic gift to the fine craft, egg shell carving is elevated to the status of life like fine art.

There are 0 comments on this topic

Post your comment on this topic

You can post as a guest, yet we suggest sign up first!!

Submit

Top Things to Do in Datong

Hanging Monastery

Hanging Monastery

The Hanging Monastery at the foot of Heng Shan (Heng Mountai… >> details

Yungang Grottoes

Yungang Grottoes

The Yungang Grottoes are carved out of sandstone cliffs on W… >> details

Mt. Hengshan

Mt. Hengshan

Mount Hengshan, also known as Ziyue, Hengzong, or Changsh… >> details

Datong Locomotive Works Railway Museum

Datong Locomotive Works Railway Museum

Datong Locomotive Works was established in 1984, a somewhat … >> details

Yingxian Wooden Pagoda

Yingxian Wooden Pagoda

Yingxian Muta, or Yingxian Wooden Pagoda, built in 1056 duri… >> details

Interesting to Know

Tailor-making China Tours

Travel Confidently with Us

Customers

10,000 Satisfied Customers

Customers

50 Years in China Travel Industry

Customers

Quick Response within 24 hours

Customers

Secured Online Payment

Customers

Group Tours with Solo Adventure

Customers

No Hidden Fees and No Traps