Chip Carving Patterns and Designs
Language: en
Pages: 74
Authors: Ivan H. Crowell
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies
Type: BOOK - Published: 1977-01-01 - Publisher: Courier Corporation

Over 120 designs — many more than 500 years old — include rosettes, borders, ornate squares, circles, and other symmetrical motifs. For use on wood-handled knives, large chests and boxes, other projects. Selected from designs originating in Holland, Spain, North Africa, Romania, Russia, Scandinavia, and Polynesia.
Chip Carving Workshop
Language: en
Pages: 103
Authors: Lora S. Irish
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013 - Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing Company Incorporated

Chip Carving Workshop takes beginning woodcarvers through all of the basic chip carving techniques, from tool sharpening and preparation to hand positions, chip cutting, and finishing. Readers will discover how to use both geometric shapes and free form designs to create wonderfully detailed patterns. Practice projects are provided for decorating
Patterns and Instructions for Carving Authentic Birds
Language: en
Pages: 68
Authors: H. D. Green
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies
Type: BOOK - Published: 1982-01-01 - Publisher: Courier Corporation

Carvers with some experience will be able to create any of these extraordinarily realistic birds, and two projects are especially for beginners. Detailed instructions, 26 diagrams, 85 photographs, and a wealth of ornithological information aid in carving 15 species, including: Wilson's plover, downy woodpecker, bobwhite, sparrow hawk, laughing gull, 10
Manual of Traditional Wood Carving
Language: en
Pages: 588
Authors: Paul N. Hasluck
Categories: Crafts & Hobbies
Type: BOOK - Published: 1977-01-01 - Publisher: Courier Corporation

The early-twentieth-century profusely illustrated reference on the traditional craft details woods and essential tools used and covers carving techniques and designs for specific projects
How to Carve Wood
Language: en
Pages: 228
Authors: Richard Bütz
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1984 - Publisher: Taunton Press

Discusses the basic tools and techniques of wood carving and supplies directions on carving wood into animals, letters, and other shapes