The History of Jade: The Emperor’s Stone
Jade has been revered in China for thousands of years. See the history of this gemstone and why people are willing to pay high prices for quality jade.
The Rush For Jade in British Columbia
The second part of our infographic series on jade shows how jade is formed, the growing market for BC jade, and how it reaches the end market in China.
Ross Crump - Jade
Ross is one of New Zealand's best known and highly skilled master carvers working jade and Pounamu or greenstone (New Zealand Jade) . His work simply has to be seen to be believed and features the most extraordinary fine detail. Ross and his small team of jade carvers specialize in small pendant pieces with complex
Guest Artists - Jade
Pounamu (New Zealand Jade) Maori Toki by master artist Tyson Lynes. The toki is the blade of and adze with which the great war canoes were carved from giant trees so is said to represent a crafts person or artist. www.boneart.co.nz