A woodcarvers guide to making things by hand.
This beautiful and practical guide offers the perfect antidote to the stresses of modern life, and a means of getting back to basics and creating unique items from scratch. Learn about whittling as one of the earliest forms of artistic expression; the different types of wood to use in your work; the simple tools you need to get started; and the various cutting techniques. More than just a manual, The Art of Whittling offers a contemplative take on a skill that is more popular than ever.
// 200 colour photos & b/w illustrations
// 160 pages
// Measures 228x153mm