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TitleA Wood Carver's PrimerAuthorPublishedUSA : Sterling Publishing 1982
Status:Check Shelves SubjectWoodcarvingCategoryWoodworkingMediaPaperEdition1ISBN0-8069-8788-XCall NumberBC0004TypeBookDescription
Here is your chance to learn woodcarving from master woodcarver John Upton, The book you hold in your hands is the basic book on the subject and will prove to be a never-ending source of ideas and tips for success.
You will find:
Which varieties of timber are best suited to types of carvings.
Tools to use
How to set up your workshop
Designs and techniques for woodcarvings
Complete projects with over 225 photographs
A complete glossary of technical terms More Information
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