Just when you thought Tom could not possibly have any more Santa patterns, here are 75 never before seen designs. They reflect Toms unquenchable creativity, his boundless sense of humor and his keen eye for detail. 64pp
These are the kind of Santas that have been found in American art, literature, and advertising since the 1860s and have a warm place in the imaginations of children and memories of adults everywhere. 64pp
With 340 color photographs the reader is taken step-by-step through the carving process. Easy-to-follow instructions review some of the basic techniques of carving caricatures before introducing some new tricks for carving and finishing the figures. A large gallery offering four-sided views of a variety of Santas, is a useful guide. The exciting variety of Santas will inspire carvers to produce full figure carvings, busts, ornaments, bottle stoppers, and more. A great book for woodcarvers of all ages.