Winner of the 1st Wood Carving Masters
Winner of the 1st Masters of Chinese Wood Carving Art
Master of Arts and Crafts in Zhejiang
After being enchanted by circular engravure at his teenage years, Xia came to Dongyang for flat carving technique taught by Lu Guangzheng. He then became a firm follower of Dongyang Carving. Praised as "Golden-medal Cow Leg", the cow leg carved by Xia reached the acme of perfection and won the golden medal in the Provincial Fine Arts and Crafts Exhibition. At the same time, Xia followed his mentor Lu to help cultivate talents continuously.