The patterns used in the carving of Changsheng yuan classical furniture are specially designed and created by artists. The surface is not simply copied from the general atlas. The artistic conception and level are relatively high. The composition is beautiful and elegant, concise and vivid. The patterns are also integrated with traditional stories and historical knowledge, which has a certain role in education and learning.
There are six main carving techniques of Changsheng yuan classical furniture
The first is flat carving: that is to say, the engraving technique of showing patterns by means of line carving or shadow carving on the plane;
Second, relief: also known as floor carving, it is a carving method that chisels down the spare parts outside the pattern to make the pattern protrude;
Third, through carving: this carving method has a sense of exquisite and transparent, easy to express the overall image of the two sides of the carving object, and is often used to separate the space;
The fourth is stick carving: it is a reformed method of relief carving, which is commonly used in the carving of skirt board and tapering board;
The fifth is inlay: it is a technical means to solve the problem of individual raised parts in relief, which needs to be inlaid on the flower board;
Sixth, round carving, also known as mixed carving, is a technique of three-dimensional carving.