A smooth piece of wood, some sharp carving tools, and 37 of the best relief carving projects from the archives of Woodcarving Illustrated are all that you need to enjoy-and master-this popular form of art. By following the step-by-step instructions, you can create everything from trivets and clocks to signs and mantels, or adapt some of the patterns to create your own beautiful projects. Also included are techniques on power carving, building a handy relief carver´s depth finder, and the ideal method for gluing up carving panels.The Best of Woodcarving Illustrated: Relief Carving Projects & Techniques features stunning and inspiring projects. You´ll gain expert information, insight, and encouragement from today´s top relief carvers, including Lora S. Irish, Kathy Wise, Jim Dupont, Cyndi Joslyn, Frederick Wilbur, Mary-Ann Jack-Bleach, Floyd Truitt, and Bob Duncan. Join them as they create an assortment of compelling carvings, in a variety of skill levels, for every room in your home.Some of the attractive projects you will find inside Relief Carving Projects & Techniques include:
A practical illustrated sourcebook of techniques and projects. Step-by-step photography.
FairyTale Knits 32 Projects to Knit Happily Ever After Alison Stewart-Guinee The 32 projects in this magical collection are reminiscent of the world´s most beloved fabled characters. Designed for everyday school and play and using yarns that are soft, durable, and easy to maintain, these whimsical patterns delight the imagination and inspire creative play. From a swashbuckling pirate hat to a fanciful flower fairy sundress, these are the children´s knitting patterns dreams are made of.
A collection of 14 patchwork and applique projects that shows you how to create simple, time-honoured patterns and motifs in warm, welcoming projects for your home - including beautiful lap quilts, wall quilts, and table toppers, as well as a bed quilt, mini quilt, pincushion, and more.