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Sydney Fong:

Please don’t stunt by this intricate art piece by Egg Art Master Franc Grom, posted by Bear Tales

Originally posted on Bear Tales:

Egg Art Master Franc Grom sells egg artwork by creating approximately 2,500 to 3,500 holes in each egg-shell. His intricate art inspired by traditional Slovenian designs. Drilling holes in egg shells would require an incredible amount of steady hand and patience and the effort has definite paid off with these beautiful creations.

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“Grom, who lives in the small village of Stara Vrhnika near the Slovenian capital of Ljubljana, only really took up his egg art when he retired.

He said: ‘Making Easter eggs is a Slovene tradition, but carving them is an exception – it was my invention.

‘The idea just came into my mind. I was trying to improve this Slovenian tradition by making extra holes in the shell, so the new holes could show new pictures.

‘During the day I work for as long as I can concentrate, taking a couple of breaks. The concentration is…

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6 thoughts on “

    BeWithUs said:
    December 10, 2012 at 7:02 pm

    Sometimes I really wonder how did they do it?? Amazing~ Thanks for sharing :D

    thoughtsfromanamericanwoman said:
    December 11, 2012 at 8:19 am

    These are beautiful. I have a friend who makes these eggs, but not with so much detail. It is a fascinating art form. She taught us but lets say none of us were brave enough to step up to try!

      Sydney Fong responded:
      December 11, 2012 at 10:25 am

      Is such a waste, it is only one life time chance, if I am around, I surely raise my hand! :)

    Cornelia M. Balas said:
    December 11, 2012 at 4:10 pm

    Amazing!

      Sydney Fong responded:
      December 11, 2012 at 4:36 pm

      This is art of wisdom and Patient! Is really amazing!

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