Kai Nielsen is the Danish pipe carving exemplar that is one of the more renowned creatively gifted pipe carvers working today. He studied under his likewise gifted father Viggo who along with a select number of artisans such as Sixten Ivarsson formed the Danish renaissance of stylized, artistic pipe renderings a number of decades ago. Like father-like son. Kai is rich in talent and tradition-following in his father's footsteps and has over several decades honed his craft and become one of the Greats in his own right.