Carving Santas for Today : with Tom Wolfe Paperback / softback
by Tom Wolfe
Tom Wolfe's Santa Claus carvings have enchanted carvers and collectors alike with their joviality and character.
By popular demand, he revisits Old Saint Nick with a carving of the "jolly old elf" walking with a cane...perhaps to get the sleigh ready for its overnight journey.
With 340 color photographs the reader is taken step-by-step through the carving process.
Easy-to-follow instructions review some of the basic techniques of carving caricatures before introducing some new tricks for carving and finishing the figures A large gallery offering four-sided views of a variety of Santas, is a useful guide.
The exciting variety of Santas will inspire carvers to produce full figure carvings, busts, ornaments, bottle stoppers, and more.
A great book for woodcarvers of all ages.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 64 pages, 336 color photos
- Publisher: Schiffer Publishing Ltd
- Publication Date: 30/06/2008
- Category: Carving & modelling, moulding & casting
- ISBN: 9780764330827