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Folk Carving with Shane Campbell.
Campbell.Gostep-by-step through theprocessof
carving an articulated angel named Ruby and a
and over 260 color photographs accompany
the straightforward directions. There are also
instructions for both painting folk figures and for
aging them using a method that is delightfully
simple and effective.
Size: 8 1/2” x 11” • 260+ color photos,
6 patterns • 64 pp.
ISBN: 0-7643-0465-8 • soft cover • $14.95
Carving Pins.
Mary Finn. Accomplished wood-
carver and teacher Mary Finn guides readers
through the creation of five colorful pin designs:
a sunflower, cardinal, bunny, Santa, and rose.
Includes methods for creating blanks, carving
the piece, adding texture and other details,
painting, finishing, and attaching a pin to the
back. Whether you want a dainty pin for your
best friend, a funky pin for your little sister, or
a bolo for your favorite uncle, this book will
provide the tips and techniques for creating
just the right look.
Size: 8 1/2” x 11” • 180 color photos • 48 pp.
ISBN: 0-7643-1548-X • soft cover • $12.95
Carving Egg Heads.
Mary Finn. This book is
the perfect start for anyone interested in carving
detailed faces. Mary Finn uses her “practice
stick” method to show you how to carve each
feature-eyes, nose, closed mouth, open mouth-
with step by step directions that even beginners
will find easy to follow. Then she shows you how
to arrange all of these pieces into one wooden
egg to make a convincing head!
Size: 8 1/2” x 11” • 283 color photos • 64 pp.
ISBN: 0-88740-993-8 • soft cover • $12.95
Carving Egg People.
Mary Finn. Transform
commercially available wooden eggs into de-
lightful characters. Four projects are illustrated:
a Santa carving, a man in a business suit, a
butterfly-catching lady, and an ice hockey player.
Steps show how to orient the egg, establish the
basic outline, complete details such as eyes, hair,
and clothing, and paint the finished project. An
ideal project for those with limited access to
saws or other large equipment.
Size: 8 1/2” x 11” • 210 color photos • 48 pp.
ISBN: 0-7643-1313-4 • soft cover • $14.95
Caricature Relief Carvingwith Larry Green.
Larry Green.
Pattern design by Mike Alt-
man. Photography by Steve Smith.
A host
of original caricatures to give beginning and
experienced carver hours of carving enjoyment.
Carved in the relief style from 3/4” wood, each
step to create a female graduate, a cowboy,
and a male basketball player is illustrated with
a full-color photograph and helpful description.
22 additional patterns & a pictorial gallery.
Size: 8 1/2” x 11” • 300+ color photos
23 patterns • 64 pp.
ISBN: 0-88740-542-8 • soft cover • $12.95
Carving Comic Clocks.
Larry Green & Mike
Photography by Steve Smith.
Time will fly when you open the pages of
Carving Comic Clocks. In fact, you’ll find
yourself whittling away the hours carving
these whimsical creations. The book features
10 clock patterns carved in the relief style
from 3/4” wood.
Size: 8 1/2” x 11” • 279 color photos • 64 pp.
10 patterns with 60 faces
ISBN: 0-88740-846-X • soft cover • $12.95
First Projects for Woodcarvers: A Pictorial
Introduction to Wood Carving.
Larry Green
& Mike Altman. A pictorial starting place for the
adventure of woodcarving, introducing the new
carver to safety considerations, the fundamentals
of sharpening and carving. Three projects are
included, designed with the new carver in mind:
a cowboy boot, a dog, and a 3-piece stylized
nativity. The step-by-step photos and text will
lead the carver through the three projects.
Size: 8 1/2” x 11” • 280 color photos
patterns • 64 pp.
ISBN: 0-88740-959-8 • soft cover • $12.99
Carving Boots and Shoes with Larry Green.
Larry Green.
Photography by Brian Lakin,
pattern graphics by Duane Calhoun.
form a block of wood into a boot or shoe, giving
it a unique design, character and personality.
Five boot and shoe projects are described in
detail, including a baby shoe, a work book, a
cowboy boot, a “Storm” boot, and a ski boot.
A gallery includes several other styles, including
the Old Lady in the Shoe’s shoe.
Size: 8 1/2” x 11” • 200+ photos • 64 pp.
ISBN: 0-88740-390-5 • soft cover • $12.95
Carving the Old Woman’s Shoe with
Larry Green.
Larry Green.
Pattern design
by Mike Altman. Photography by Steve
A Mother Goose nursery rhyme comes
to life. Step-by-step instructions will lead you
through carving this famous shoe, a carved
yard and flowers carved from round tooth-
picks! The book gives suggestions on tools
which you will need and provides complete
instructions on painting and finishing the shoe. .
Size: 8 1/2” x 11” • 180 photos • 64 pp.
ISBN: 0-88740-603-3 • soft cover • $12.95
Power Carving Boots & Shoes.
Hrytsak. Using a rotary power tool fitted with
a flex-shaft hand piece, carving burrs, and
sanding drums, learn how to give a boot or
shoe a distinctive character. Create women’s
high-heel boots, hiking boots, casual slip-on
boots, and brogues. A gallery of completed
projects offers inspiration for your own creative
ideas. For carvers of all skill levels.
Size: 8 1/2” x 11” • 240 color images, 12
patterns • 64 pp.
ISBN: 978-0-7643-4615-6 • soft cover • $16.99
Carving Mexican Wrestlers.
Ballo Rebora.
This book teaches wood carvers the steps neces-
sary to create six Mexican wrestlers, the Lucha
Libre. Patterns are provided for six different
wrestlers and a referee to oversee the match. A
gallery provides detailed pictures of each figure,
from all sides, so no detail is overlooked. The
text is provided in both English and Spanish.
Carvers from the novice to the well seasoned
will enjoy this book.
Size: 8 1/2” x 11” • 250 color photos
& 7 patterns • 64 pp.
ISBN: 978-0-7643-3604-1 • soft cover • $16.99
Carving the Mariachi.
Ballo Rebora. 249
clear color photos and concise step-by-step text
take wood carvers through every step necessary
to carve and paint the trumpet playing member
of a classic Mexican Mariachi band. Patterns
are provided for all five members: the trumpet
player. This book will be a wonderful, humorous
challenge for carvers of all levels of experience.
Size: 8 1/2” x 11” • 249 color photos &
6 b/w patterns • 64 pp.
ISBN: 978-0-7643-3147-3 • soft cover • $14.99
Carving a Bull Fighter & the Bull.
Rebora. From wood blank to finished figures,
Ballo Rebora guides readers through all the
carving and painting steps needed to create a
caricature matador and his four-legged adversary.
Uses simple, easily followed instructions, 280
full color images, and patterns are provided for
two different matadors and the bull.
Size: 8 1/2” x 11” • 280 color photos • 64 pp.
ISBN: 978-0-7643-2910-4 • soft cover • $14.95
Carving Caricature Bookmarks: A Begin-
ner’s Step-by-Step Guide.
Chris Morgan.
Illustrated, step-by-step instructions provide
carvers of all skill levels with fresh ideas for
weekend carvings. Make a Santa head or an
Abraham Lincoln. Chapters include basic cuts,
safety tips, project layout, and carving, painting,
and assembling the bookmark. Whether you’re
a beginner or seasoned carver, you’ll want to try
your hand at these fun caricatures.
Size: 8 1/2” x 11” • 293 color images, 7 pat-
terns • 64 pp.
ISBN: 978-0-7643-4083-3 • soft cover • $16.99
Carving Caricature Nametags.
This unique carving book features five projects
that will get your creativity flowing, allowing
woodcarvers of all skill levels to create their
own personalized nametags. Using minimal
tools and wood, more than 300 color images
provide easy, step-by-step instructions and
various patterns for making them.
Size: 8 1/2” x 11” • 305 color images • 64 pp.
ISBN: 978-0-7643-4187-8 • soft cover • $16.99
Carving Caricature Busts.
W. Pete LeClair.
Pete shares a great number of techniques and
secrets of caricature carving in this volume,
paying attention, as always, to the minute
details that make the difference between a
good carving and a great carving. Every step is
illustrated with a color photograph and a clear
explanation. Patterns and a gallery, showing
all sides of the works, are included to help the
carver even more.
Size: 8 1/2” x 11” • 375 color photos • 80 pp.
ISBN: 0-7643-1497-1 • soft cover • $14.95
Carving Caricature Heads & Faces.
“Pete” LeClair. Caricatures demand the same
skill and sense of proportion that realistic figures
do. This is particularly true of carving heads,
which can easily become grotesque looking if
certain rules are not followed. This book takes
you step-by-step through carving projects, each
step illustrated with a color photograph and
precise caption. A gallery is included.
Size: 8 1/2” x 11” • 250 color photos • 64 pp.
33 caricature carvings
ISBN: 0-88740-784-6 • soft cover • $12.95
Carving Caricature Figures from Scratch.
W. “Pete” LeClair. Pete LeClair shares his insights
intocarvingwholefigurecaricatures fromscratch.
Heavily illustrated in color, the book starts with a
simple block of bass wood, and goes all the way
through carving and painting of a figure. Each
step is illustrated and a helpful caption helps the
reader carry out the project. A gallery of figures
in the back shows the endless possibilities of
using Pete’s technique.
Size: 8 1/2” x 11” • 373 color photos • 64 pp.
ISBN: 0-7643-1233-2 • soft cover • $14.95
Ron Ransom Carves An Amish Family.
Ron Ransom.
Text written with and pho-
tography by Jeffrey B. Snyder.
Six patterns,
clear instructions, and color photos guide you in
carving a family in traditional Amish dress. Out
of respect for their preferences, Ron has left the
faces blank. Reflecting the Amish lifestyle, Ron’s
tools, techniques and instructions are plain and
simple. When the carvings are complete, painting
and antiquing methods are demonstrated as well.
Size: 8 1/2” x 11” • 250+ color photos,
6 patterns • 64 pp.
ISBN: 0-88740-893-1 • soft cover • $12.95
Carving Folk Figures with Power.
Russell. Tall tales, local legends, and personal
ruminations are transformed into folk figures by
Frank Russell. Follow his detailed instructions
with photographs and project plans to create
nine delightful folk figures in wood using power
carving tools. Accompanying the stories and
projects are comprehensive instructions for
carving small details of hands, feet, clothing
and shoes.
Size: 8 1/2” x 11” • 188 photos, 52 patterns
• 64 pp.
ISBN: 0-88740-854-0 • soft cover • $12.95
Carving Motorcycle Riders With Cleve
Cleve Taylor. Cleve Taylor takes to the
road, steering readers effortlessly through every
stepneededtocarvean impressiveandhumorous
caricature of a motorcyclist and his bike. Over
225 color photographs illustrate Cleve’s clear,
concise instructions. When this basswood figure
and his bike are complete, instructions are also
provided for painting and aging. Patterns are
provided for both the figure and the bike.
Size: 8 1/2” x 11” • 225+ color photos • 64 pp.
ISBN: 0-7643-0647-2 • soft cover • $14.95
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