This book is a compilation of projects originally published in Woodturning Magazine from England. It includes 29 different projects of an intermediate skill level. Some of the projects included in the book range are: lampholder, jewelry box, laminated vase, square lidded container, persian Drum, shaker stool, bookends and miniature goblets. Each project is shown in many pictures with step by step instructions.
Softcover: 115 pages
Follow along as Wilbur illustrates how to use historic ornamentation to accent items for your home, like classically carved bookends, an heirloom quality jewelry box, a cabinet for storing CD's and much more. Perfect for the beginner or advanced carver, this book takes you from start to finish with detailed instructions and step-by-step photography. The relief carving techniques used on these projects can be translated to turning projects as well.
Softcover: 192 pages
From making the first cut to applying the finish, this comprehensive reference details every aspect of woodcarving. All the essentials are covered for beginning woodworkers, such as how to choose appropriate woods; how to set up a wood shop; how to select, use, and sharpen tools; and how to perform fundamental techniques, such as the push cut, pull cut, stop cut, and slicing cut. General carving styles, from classical to whimsical to rustic, are also covered, as are the basic steps of power carving. Eight projects designed to help newer woodworkers build proficiency and a handy resource section round out this fully illustrated, must-have resource for woodcarvers.
Softcover: 275 pages
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