Basic Chip Carving is a highly detailed introduction to the basic techniques of wood carving, with over 200 photographs – and over 50 line drawings providing extra detail to the presentation. Pam Gresham covers key wood carving techniques, and offers suggestions on variations that can be applied to each. The majority of Basic Chip Carving is devoted to exercises designed to teach these basic wood carving techniques. These exercises develop the skills needed to progress and attain the proficiency to successfully take on complete projects.
Note: This book is intended for the wood carver, and would not be an appropriate selection for gourd carvers.
80 pages. Paperback.