Ian Norbury is recognized as one of the world's leading wood sculptors, with works in Buckingham Palace and the Tower of London. Here this living master provides one-to-one virtual training for aspiring woodcarvers, as he carves and explains his techniques for producing a finished piece. The disk includes plan drawings, still photographs and 45 minutes of step-by-step video instruction.
This is the easiest of Norbury's DVDs and probably the most appreciated by carvers with families. It requires only the most ordinary piece of wood, few tools and little experience. Having practiced with this carving, viewers can move on to creating charming portraits of their own children or grandchildren.
This 87 minute DVD by master carver David Bennett reveals his secrets to successful relief carving. With step-by-step instructions, David leads you through an actual carving project, showing his techniques and the visual concepts that make them work. Pop says "this is an EXCELLENT DVD and will be of benefit to all - even the most seasoned carver!