by Chris Pye
This comprehensive guide for those new to the art of woodcarving provides a series of lessons on everything the new carver needs to know, including choosing the right workbench and the best woods for carving, tool-handling safety and sharpening instruction, making cuts, and a variety of carving techniques. Conversational step-by-step directions will encourage and inspire you toward quick carving success with
four types of molding, a koi project with three levels of relief carving, a realistic baseball cap in-the round, and a charming wren in-the-round. 10 7/8" 8 1/2". Paperback.
Publisher: Fox Chapel