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
Best of Woodcarving Illustrated Caricature Carving delves into the realm of comic expressionism thanks to artists like Pete LeClair, Ross Oar, Phil Bishop and Arnold Smith. Discover fun projects, tips and techniques from these experts, as well as a gallery of their work to spur the imagination for unique creations. In this collection of 30 of the best caricature carving projects from the pages of Woodcarving Illustrated, both beginner and experienced caricature carvers will find this book a useful reference. A plethora of amusing figures such as vikings, bears, gnomes, hobos, sports figures and cowboys are presented to provide inspiration.