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Bone inlay: exquisite craftsmanship expects more inheritors 2013-12-16

 

Ningbo Zilinfang Art Museum imitation of the bone-wood mosaic works "Qiangong Bed" National-level non-legacy project Ningbo bone wood inlay is Ningbo's traditional folk crafts, using beef bone pieces, boxwood tablets as raw materials, sawing with copper wire saw All kinds of ornamentation, after the groove on the wooden blank, the yellow fish glue is embedded in the pattern, and then it is polished and engraved and painted. In 2009, Chen Mingwei, the head of the Ningbo Zilinfang Art Museum, was identified as the representative inheritor of the bone-wood mosaic. The art museum was identified as the base of the bone-wood mosaic. Zilinfang Art Museum is located in the central area of ​​Zhangzhou, with a construction area of ​​more than 4,000 square meters, a total investment of more than 22 million yuan, and a total of more than 2,000 pieces. In order to promote the traditional craftsmanship of Ningbo bone and wood inlay, Chen Mingwei took the art gallery as a position to recruit apprentices and impart skills. The mahogany furniture and the "Qingming Shanghe Tu", "Baiziwan" bone and wood inlaid extra large combination cabinet, "Liang Zhu Culture" and other works were exhibited at the International Folk Crafts Fair and won the gold medal. Beginning in July 2010, the art gallery lasted for 3 years, investing 2.8 million yuan, copying the representative work of the bone-wood mosaic "Qian Gong Bed". "Qiangong Bed" is 2.9 meters high, 2.7 meters wide and 2.5 meters deep. It consists of 95 boxwood, 7 boxwood, 7 boxwood, 60 bone and wood panels, and 18 double-sided boards. The engraving consists of a periscope with 18 bas-reliefs, 24 floral figures and 12 ancient ladies. This collection is a great achievement in the art of bone embedding at the time, and it has brought the traditional skills of bone and wood inlay to the extreme. The works are intricately carved, and the inlays of ivory and red sandalwood, the inlays of bovine bones and boxwood are scattered in the details of the bed, such as sitting rails, algae wells, straight columns, beams, etc., which are dizzying. The imitation "Qiangong Bed" not only uses the high-embedded and flat-embedded techniques of bone-wood inlay, but also incorporates the enamel structure of Ningbo. The boxwood used in it is also the characteristic craft of Ningbo. The patterns are complicated and the patterns of each Jizi are Different, it is carved by various carving techniques such as hollow carving, deep carving and round carving. The "Working Mill" won the 2013 Chinese Folk Literature "Shanhua Award". The traditional bone-wood mosaic process is difficult to learn, and the best age for learning traditional arts and crafts design and crafts such as bone-wood mosaic is 16 or 17 years old. However, young people in modern society are less interested in traditional crafts such as saplings, not to mention meditation. Today, the Zilinfang Art Museum is negotiating with the vocational school in Yinzhou District to organize a sapling inlay art class to train more successors in the bone and wood mosaic process.