Home

Books

Antiques
Vintage Tools
New Tools

Ordering
Information

E-mail

About Us

 
Loading
The Best Things

Essential Woodcarving Techniques by Dick Onians

Essential Woodcarving Techniques
Dick Onians


A comprehensive introduction to essential tools, skills, techniques and styles for the serious woodcarver. Dick Onians takes readers through the whole range of vital skills, from simple carved mouldings to carving the human figure and creating abstract works. Each new aspect builds on what has been learnt in previous chapters and includes advice on tools and wood, as well as demonstrating the importance of observation and preliminary sketches. Includes, Chip Carving, Carved Mouldings, Foliage, Linenfold, Carving in the Round, Bowls, Animals, The Human Figure, Stylizing the Figure, Abstracts and Incised Lettering.