Learn To Carve in the Round - Progressive step by step projects for teh beginner
by Andrew Thomas
This inspirational book is designed to take you on a journey to develop your understanding of form, design, artistic creativity and technical knowledge in woodcarving. With 7 projects that increase in difficulty that intorduce and build on important techniques for beginners to learn, practise and adopt. The projects include both abstract and real-life studies. You will be taken step by step through the carving procedure, from scale designs to transfer to your wood to advice on the types of finish to use.
Supplimentary guidance is given on tools and equipment, wood species, principles of design, cutting profiles and effective sanding.
200 pages, full colour illustrations, 21cm x 28cm. 2012