The Little Book of Whittling

The Little Book of Whittling

Book - 2005
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With a friendly, down-home style, this guide encourages readers to whittle away the hours. Great for beginners looking for an easy way to get started and more advanced carvers looking for a relaxing way to spend their time, this instructional manual provides 18 projects, including knives, forks, birds, animals, trees, and flowers. Chapters detail the proper whittling tools and materials, including what woods are best to carve, and how to start projects by selecting and safely sharpening the best knife for each project.

Publisher: East Petersburg, PA : Fox Chapel Pub., c2005
ISBN: 9781565232747
1565232747
Characteristics: vi, 97 p. : ill. (chiefly col.)

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JenJay
Aug 17, 2011

This is a very explicit book on the basic steps to whittle and carve with just one knife and twigs. Mr Lubkemann's stlye is beautiful, easy and simple. For all those who want to start carving this is a very helpful book.

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themusicman
Sep 16, 2010

A great book to for people starting to carve. The techniques use only one knife and twigs and branches. Fun projects that are easy to complete and can be completed almost anywhere.

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Mar 03, 2015

JenJay thinks this title is suitable for All Ages

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