This carving, named the “Bi Yu Hua Hui Lu 碧玉花卉炉” is a combination of nature’s beauty and masterful technique and skill. Carved from BC’s very own Nephrite jade, this piece defines attention to detail and defies impossibilities in design. This carving unanimously won the most prestigious Gold Carving Award, named the “Chinese Dragon Award” at the 2015 Beijing Chinese Jade Carving Fines Exhibition. Standing 106 centimeters tall and 46 KG, this award-winning piece took 2 years to complete by one of China’s most prominent National master carver, Mr. Jian Guo Song (宋建国大师). The jade used in this carving is from BC’s Ogden jade mine, sophisticated details and unimaginable flow of nature in the design has rendered this piece of artwork priceless and regarded as a precedent-setting carving quality in the world today. This exquisite carving is currently located in Vancouver, BC..
Mr. Song is highly regarded in the jade-carving industry, as his experience tracks back to 1979 and his reputation and work has brought China’s design and carving skills to another parallel. As a National Jade Carving Master, his artistic touch and power with his design creates majestic influence and value in all his work.