Complete Guide to Chip Carving
Published by Sterling Publishing Co. Inc., New York USA
Extract from back cover of book:
Finally, the world's most renowned chip carver has written the definitive guide that every beginner of the craft will want to own. Wayne Barton's technical knowledge, design skills and ability to teach others are unsurpassed. He has trained most of the instructors working today as well as countless students in his classes and through his television appearances, magazine columns and best-selling books.
In these pages, Barton describes how to use all the essential tools, materials and woods. He then shows how to create borders, grids, rosettes, free-form and positive image design, and lettering using dozens of photos and detailed directions. Important tips developed over the course of his nearly 50-year career complete this ultimate workbench reference.
Units of Measurement: Imperial
for Chip Carving
to Sharpen Chip-Carving Knives
to Hold the Knives
Hints for Carving
Out and Transferring Patterns
Positive Image Design