Tom brings his teaching and carving skills to realistic horses and takes the carvers through the steps of carving a frisky colt. Included are gallery photos and patterns for the colt’s sibling and sire as well as several other horses. 64pp
Intermediate to advanced carvers will enjoy learning how to use power tools to capture the look of several dog breeds. Detailed, step-by-step instructions are provided for the Lhasa Apso, and mini-demos are included for other dogs such as the Short-haired Dachshund and Great Dane. Lots of tips and techniques in full color photos. 12 skillfully illustrated patterns also included for Pointer, Greyhound, Basset Hound, Boxer
The 18 ready-to-use patterns offer lifelike dimensional drawings in top, side, back, and front views. The author begins with a step-by-step tutorial for carving a Ready To Run Bunny, accomplanied by clear photographs and detailed instructions. You will be inspired to go on to carve enchanting puppies, seals, pandas, otters, chipmunks and holiday ornaments. Includes finishing tips.
Whether you are a beginner or intermediate carver, you will learn to create wonderful mythical creatures from wood with this latest book from noted author and carver Shawn Cipa. Patterns and full-colour reference photos for a wizard and dragon (with full step by step guidance) plus an additional 10 projects including a unicorn, phoenix, winged lion, red dragon, griffin, sorcerer, mermaid and more. 112pp
Debbie Barr carves on the wild side, guiding readers through all the steps necessary to create miniature animals from basswood, butternut, or walnut scraps. Debbie guides her readers through the carving process with clear instructions, sound advice, and over 200 color illustrations. This book will prove challenging for beginners and a joy to the more advanced carvers. 48pp