Jinan artist carves globe out of goose egg
(chinadaily.com.cn)| Updated : 2022-04-13Print Print
Shan Mengbo, 73, has dedicated nearly 30 years to egg carving, a provincial intangible cultural heritage item. He has made over 1,000 eggshell artworks that feature landscapes, flowers, and birds, as well as calligraphy and character portraits.
A globe carved out of a goose egg with latitude and longitude lines only 0.2 millimeters wide is one of his most satisfying works. Check out the video here!