If you have big ideas about caricature carving, start with the Little Guys! Author Keith Randich takes you cut-by-cut through the process of transforming a small block of wood into an expressive little person. By learning to carve a Little Guy, you’ll master essential techniques to get you started in an enjoyable and rewarding new hobby.
This skill-building guidebook reveals the secrets of capturing humor and expression in caricature carving. Discover what really gives these guys their character, as you use your knife to craft cleverly exaggerated features like noses, boots, bellies and shoes. And Carving the Little Guys covers all of the basics you’ll need to know about tools, sharpening, cutting, safety, finishing, repairs and more. 32pp
Whether you are discovering the artistic potential of the chainsaw for the first time or have been carving with it for years, this book will have you developing your skills and showcasing your talents with four striking projects: Eagle's Head; Eagle with a Fish; Soaring Eagle; Eagle Bench. Step by step instruction with lots of color photos to guide you. 74pp