The 18 ready-to-use patterns offer lifelike dimensional drawings in top, side, back, and front views. The author begins with a step-by-step tutorial for carving a Ready To Run Bunny, accomplanied by clear photographs and detailed instructions. You will be inspired to go on to carve enchanting puppies, seals, pandas, otters, chipmunks and holiday ornaments. Includes finishing tips.
Tom brings his teaching and carving skills to realistic horses and takes the carvers through the steps of carving a frisky colt. Included are gallery photos and patterns for the colt's sibling and sire as well as several other horses. 64pp
Intermediate to advanced carvers will enjoy learning how to use power tools to capture the look of several dog breeds. Detailed, step-by-step instructions are provided for the Lhasa Apso, and mini-demos are included for other dogs such as the Short-haired Dachshund and Great Dane. Lots of tips and techniques in full color photos. 12 skillfully illustrated patterns also included for Pointer, Greyhound, Basset Hound, Boxer