The Little Book of WhittlingBook - 2005
Independent Publishing Group
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 20 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., 2005
Branch Call Number: 736.4 LUBKE
Characteristics: vi, 97 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
Alternative Title: Whittling
Notes: "Passing time on the trail, on the porch, and under the stars"--Cover