Streetman takes the reader step-by-step through the carving of a windblown Santa, holding a lantern, and grasping a walking stick as he tries to make his way through a Christmas Eve storm. Clear color photographs and precise instructions. Also some of Al's tips for carving arms and hands using multipart construction. 64pp
Giving a hand-carved Christmas ornament or gift is as much fun as it is to make one. This compilation of favorite Christmas carving projects from the archives of Woodcarving Illustrated includes projects and patterns for delightful carvings made from clothespins, caricature ornaments, a Christmas stocking, whittled pencils that make great gifts, a folk art tree topper, an evergreen tree with painting instructions, lovely earrings and much more. And of course, there are many Santa projects as well.