Carving Mahjong by hand (Artisans, Ep 1)

Sep 24, 2018

This man is one of the last mahjong carvers in Hong Kong. Mahjong carving is a dying art as machines replace this traditional craft.

Episode 1 of our new Artisan video series.

ArtisansMahjangHong Kong cultureChinese traditional art


Written by: Nicholas Ko

Featuring: Cheung Shun Jing

Shot and Produced by: Mario Chui and Nicholas Ko

Edited by: Nicholas Ko

Mastered by: Victor Peña

Special thanks: Sierra Chiao and Ashley Kung