Mr. Jin Zhong, is the director of Arts and Crafts Research Institute of World Art Center.
Jin Zhong, a descendant of a master in embroidery during the Song Dynasty, Jin, has been working industriously on royal embroidery for nearly thirty years. He creates new stitches via the combination of painting and embroidery, creatively taking his painting and contemporary portrait as embroidery material. Deeply understanding the essence of embroidery, he constantly improves his skills in practice through the introduction of calligraphic strokes and color design in painting to embroidery techniques. Thus ,the 1000-year-old embroidery blooms and at the same time the stitch of embroidery in the Song Dynasty has been successfully carried forward. Jin Zhong royal embroidery has met the standard of being flat, bright, smooth, neat and fine through the combination of royal embroidery stitch and creative stitches. Different directions represented, various colors shoeing up, the embroidery is simple but elegant. In addition, the subtle designed colors and the smooth embroidery texture make works of royal embroidery more solemn, splendid and dazzlingly brilliant. This is exactly the unique Jin Zhong style of high taste.