this is my blog of art . a dying tradition . my life
Tuesday, December 30, 2008
this is the statue after gold plating. i've used more concentration to do this job in order to give it a better look than before. i've used top grade gold leaves from hong kong and spent 3 days on this project. charges $280.00.
born 21st feb 1979..started learning this skill from age 9 due to interest and family's gene.my grandfather is from china and while he was young, he was invited to hongkong to build the 1st haw par villa. over there, he met my grandma and gave birth to my dad so my dad is a hongkie. then both of them were invited to singapore to build the used to be famous haw pa villa at pasir panjang and my dad met my mum in s'pore then here i am. i'm the 6th generation in the KWOK family doing this arts.so i hope that i can bring more people of younger generation to know more about this very very special art.so,,feel free to contact me at 81131360 for anything to deal with arts...