20-Minute Whittling Projects: Fun Things to Carve from Wood
ISBN: 1565238672
EAN13: 9781565238671
Language: English
Pages: 96
Weight: 1.00 lbs.
Format: Paperback
Book Overview
Learn the fast and simple way to whittle in this fun introduction to woodcarving. Discover how to whittle in less time while you have more fun One of the joys of whittling with a pocketknife is that you can do it just about anywhere. You don't need any fancy equipment, and you don't even need much spare time. Author Tom Hindes demonstrates his easy-to-learn, quick-cut method for whittling expressive little figures from wood in just 20 minutes or less. With his friendly instructions and step-by-step photos, you'll learn to carve an endless array of charming wizards, gnomes, gargoyles, ornaments, dogs, leprechauns, and more. These super-short whittling projects are perfect for learning basic woodcarving skills. They also make wonderful little gifts for random acts of kindness. Leave one along with your tip at the local restaurant, or give one to your favorite cashier. Children especially enjoy receiving them as souvenirs.
Editor Reviews
From the Back Cover Whittle in Less Time While You Have More Fun! One of the joys of whittling with a pocketknife is that you can do it just about anywhere. You don't need any fancy equipment... and you don't even need much spare time. Learn the fast and simple way to whittle in this fun introduction to woodcarving. Author Tom Hindes demonstrates his easy-to-learn, quick-cut method for whittling expressive little figures from wood in just 20 minutes or less. With his friendly instructions and step-by-step photos, you'll learn to carve an endless array of charming wizards, gnomes, gargoyles, dogs, horses, and more. - Quick and Easy Whittling Projects - Get Started Fast and Develop Your Skills - Step-by-Step Photographs - Essential Advice on Safety, Basic Cuts, Sharpening, and Finishing