Alan shows you how to work accurately on relatively small scale pieces and leads you confidently through the potentially difficult techniques of dividing out and angle drilling to produce elegant finished products.
The tuition will provide a sound base for developing your own projects and designs...
TEMP.OUT OF STOCK. This book is by Kip Christensan and Rex Burningham. Clear text and superb photography, the authors describe the various ways of approaching the task, allowing you to select the best procedure for the equipment available and work according to your desired scale of production. In ad..
Take a face carving course with one of the best caricature carvers in America, Harold Enlow. Harold Enlow, one of Americaâ€™s foremost caricature carvers, shares the woodcarving tips and techniques that make his carvings stand out in this information packed book. Inside, youâ€™ll follow along as Har..
This handsome book, by talented wordworker and teacher Chris Pye, provides background and introduction to two truly disparate, yet entirely complementary, crafts: carving and turning. Discover how simple decorative marks, through to advanced carving and shaping techniques, can enhance your turned ob..
Contemporary Woodturning is a clearly illustrated practical guide to woodturning aimed at woodworkers at all skill levels: a one-stop solution for experienced turners and novices alike. This book will guide you through the various health and safety issues, the tools and equipment needed to get the b..
Nationally-known artist, Lora Irish, reveals her secrets in this complete woodburning resource. Beginner and advanced pyrographers alike benefit from the 30 original traceable line patterns and the clear step-by-step instructions. An inspiring full-colour gallery illustrates the beauty of her finish..
This book is by Barry Gross. Expert turner and teacher barry provides the latest techniques in this 2nd edition. The new products and updated information about pen finishes and materials make this a must have for Pen Makers...
Here is a collection of designs for pyrographers to use without fear of copyright infringement. Norma Gregory shares her designs and has supplied additional elements that can be combined to create hundreds of new images to suit your individual needs. Includes birds, mammals, flowers, herbs, water li..
Acclaimed woodturner, Dennis Keeling, presents this exhaustively researched and wonderfully illustrated book on segmented turning. Dennis believes that the key to beautiful work is accuracy, and this underpins all his pieces. The book begins with a detailed introduction to segmented turning with an ..
Pyrography, the art of 'drawing with fire' by burning designs onto a medium, is an ancient craft practised worldwide. This book presents 30 original pyrography projects in easy-to-follow step-by-step style that are suitable for the absolute beginner to master. The readers will love the clear and sim..
â€œStickmaking: a complete courseâ€ (9781861080837) enjoys an excellent reputation amongst stickmakers and stick enthusiasts as a leading book in the field. This edition updates the original, with expanded sections on how to make and source tools and formers, and where to find materials. It also in..
Stickmaking Handbook is a fantastic introduction to the wonderful world of creating a wide range of traditional walking sticks, market sticks and crooks; there are 21 projects in total. Suitable timbers are covered in detail as well as alternative materials such as ramâ€™s horn, antler, buffalo and ..