Dongyang woodcarving or “white woodcarving” (as white is the natural color of the wood).
The name comes from Dongyang, a city in Zhejiang Province of Shanghai. it is considered as the major center for wood carving since last 1000 years. There’s a huge demand for such art pieces globally and hence they are exported to more than 50 countries worldwide.
Dongyang woodcarving involves realistic depictions of Birds, historical events, animals, flowers and human figures on furniture and decorative house items.
Cranes & Herons
Depiction of historical events
Decorative household item carvings
Process of turning a piece of wood into an art.
Craftsmen magic tool’s