The Complete Guide to Chip CarvingBook - 2007
A beginner’s guide from the world’s most renowned chip carver! Wayne Bartonauthor ofChip Carving and Art of Chip Carvingpresents what is unquestionably the finest guidance ever for the novice. He has been the driving force behind the craft’s resurgence, and his technical knowledge, design skills, and ability to instruct remain unequalled. One by one, with the aid of color photographs, he covers tools and materials, the best woods, holding and sharpening chip carving knives, and laying out and transferring patterns. Borders, grids, rosettes, free-form design, positive image design, and lettering all receive separate, in-depth chapters, as does Barton’s special, time-tested hints.
Publisher: New York : Sterling Pub. Co., c2007
Branch Call Number: 736.4 B2858c 2007
Characteristics: vii, 135 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 26 cm