Toms energy is being made available in a series of books containing his previously unpublished patterns. The first of these books contains a variety of animals, from dragons to mice and pigs to raccoons. This will be the source of many hours of fun and productivity for the woodcarver. 64pp
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.
This set of three DVD's has in-depth instruction for beginning woodcarvers as well as detailed tips for power woodcarvers who want to enhance their technique. Frank Russell shows the many steps involved in bringing simple blocks of wood to life.
The Cotton Tail Rabitt, the Mallard Drake Duck, and the Small Mouth Bass are the focus of this film - the star, however, is Frank Russell himself. His congenial manner and accomplished teaching style lend to the enjoyment of learning to carve.
Pop says: Frank is a personal friend of mine but don't let that deter you ...he is an awesome talent and I highly recommend this wonderful 3 hour and 40 minute DVD set.