It Took 12 Months For This Artist Creates This Incredible Work Of Art

For those of us who are beginner or even intermediate level woodworkers, making a delicate box with a perfect finish is hard enough.

Imagine that you get all of that done, and then the real work starts.
If you’ve ever been to Korea, you may have seen some of these lacquered boxes inlaid with what looks like pearl or shells.

In fact they’re shells, and while a purist might say the techniques used to get them in there aren’t proper inlay, well, watch this guy (master craftsman Lee Kwang-Woong) make one and see if you’d find it any less difficult:

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