Come into the workshop of Fred Zavadil and follow along step-by-step as this award-winning Master Carver draws his idea, models it in clay and from the model, creates a masterpeice in wood.
Fred won 1st, 2,d and 3rd place awards in the Master Division at the International Woodcarvers Congress in June of 2008. This was the first time this ever happened in their 43 year history! This book will show you how Fred does it!
Eyes are no doubt one of the most difficult of the carving skills. And the human mouth can prove to be a challenge too! Now, with the help of a 32 page color booklet by Harold Enlow you will see exactly how it's done.
The basic technique to carve an eye is same for every eye; four V-tool cuts give the basic shape to the eye. The shape of the iris and pupil affect the mood of the carving. Harold is the man to teach you!
Female faces can be a real challenge ...in fact most attempts - well, you know! There is definitely a few tips and tricks that will make it easier. Harold knows them all and shares his knowledge within the 32 page color booklet and study stick.
The oveall bone and muscle structure is the same for all women. Gravity, age, and a little bit of genetics all play a part in the final result.