Find out what makes a carving ‘caricature’ with this top-notch guide. First, you will learn how anatomy relates to expression by creating a clay model. Then, you will follow the author step-by-step through an entire carving project for an old man with a walking stick. Finally, learn to create alternate facial expressions by following the author’s expert advice. Include an overview of wood selection, tools, and an expansive photo gallery. 3 Additional Patterns Included: Santa, Ball Player, Cowboy 91pp
If you love caricature carving but are getting a little tired of cowboys and Santas, this book is for you! Inside this book, you'll find 15 whimsical characters just waiting to be released from wood. Follow along with popular woodcarving instructor and author, Floyd Rhadigan as he takes you-step by step-through carving and painting a fantasy character. Once you master the basic skills, you can move on to the additional carving patterns that are included. From Eric the Red to Merlin, you'll have plenty of great new projects to choose from!
One of our most popular book/cutout kits!
More than 100 step-by-step photos guide you in carving, painting and staining the salty Old Sea Captain and his first and second mates. Patterns are also included for making buoys, lobster traps and wooden crates to set an entire sea-faring scene. Includes step-by-step carving & painting demonstrations, patterns, and color photos of the finished crew.
Quality Basswood Cutout Also Available
Our cutout is all ready for you to start carving! It measures
approximately 2 1/2" x 2" x 8"