Tom Wolfe Carves Fancy Canes

Tom Wolfe Carves Fancy Canes

By: Tom Wolfe (author)Paperback

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Description

The cane is a simple accessory with a lot of personality. Some are sleek and elegant, others are twisted and gnarled, others are bright and silly. Canes make great carving projects for many reasonsthey have endless creative potential, require only a relatively small time investment, and they are good pieces to practice on. They make terrific gifts, and are always top sellers at shows. In this book, Tom Wolfe guides the reader through the carving of a particularly clever cane, a fancy bird that doubles as a nutcracker. He explains carving, painting, and finishing the piece, as well as fitting the handle to the spindle. The step-by-step instructions are clear enough for the beginner to follow, while more advanced carvers will learn from Toms expert techniques. A huge, colorful gallery illustrates dozens of canes of all skill levels to give you plenty of ideas for carving your own.

About Author

Tom Wolfe is one of the leading caricature woodcarvers in America. He carves and teaches at his studio in Spruce Pine, North Carolina.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780764313431
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 48
  • ID: 9780764313431
  • weight: 300
  • ISBN10: 0764313436

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