Carving Fantasy & Legend Figures In Wood
Published by Fox Chapel Publishing Co. Inc., East Petersburg PA USA
Extract from back cover of book:
Whether you're a beginner or intermediate carver, you'll learn to create wonderful mythical creatures from wood with this latest book from noted author and carver Shawn Cipa.
Since the dawn of recorded history, beings such as wizards, dragons, faeries, mermaids, and other creatures of lore have been a part of many cultures. In Carving Fantasy & Legend Figures in Wood you'll find expert guidance on carving these fascinating figures, and you'll be encouraged to use these patterns to help spur unique design ideas of your own.
Inside, you'll find:
- Step-by-step guidance on carving a wizard and a dragon - both fully illustrated with dozens of color photographs from start to finish.
- Patterns and full-color reference photos for 10 additional projects including a unicorn, phoenix, winged lion, red dragon, gryphon, sorcerer, mermaid, faerie, and more.
- Useful tips and techniques on wood selection, using and adapting patterns, tools and materials, and painting and finishing.