Carving faces and especially eyes presents a real challenge to most carvers. Jim Redhawk leads you through various methods of carving eyes in this two-part DVD series. Carving is done in Cottonwood Bark but of course the same techniques can be applied to any project. Available only in the set of two …not available individually. Includes a Template.
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 detailed video instruction.
Ian uses a log of elm from his garden in Ireland for this work. In addition to guiding the viewer step-by-step through the carving process, he demonstrates how to maximize the wood available - from an ordinary round log to a beautiful, completely symmetrical figure.