The Art of Spoon Carving: A Classic Craft for the Modern Kitchen (Paperback)

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The Art of Spoon Carving: A Classic Craft for the Modern Kitchen (Paperback)

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Wood carving is coming back into style, and making kitchen utensils is among the easiest ways to learn the craft. This beautifully illustrated guide by master woodcrafter Lora S. Irish teaches the basics of wooden spoon carving. Perfect for beginners, the book presents 12 step-by-step projects that illustrate a variety of historic carving styles.
A selection of mix-and-match patterns offer suggestions for creating dozens of unique designs for spoons and other implements -- forks, ladles, dippers, spatulas, knives, pie servers, and scoops. In addition to clear, detailed directions accompanied by helpful drawings, inspiring photographs illustrate decorative ideas for using the carved spoons in kitchen wreaths, centerpieces, and other ornaments. A great gift for crafters seeking a new hobby, this book is loaded with stylish designs for handmade treasures.
Incredible full color photographs detail each step in creating this classic art-form. Learn what you need to know about carving sets, knives, and what type of wood is best to start out with. You are going to love The Art of Spoon Carving. Get a copy today. -- Texas Kitchen and Garden and More.
Lora S. Irish, a legend in the wood and leather crafting industry, has published several books on pyrography, wood working, and line art designs. She also manages two websites that promote her projects and line art patterns and offer free tutorials for crafters.
Product Details ISBN: 9780486813493
ISBN-10: 0486813495
Publisher: Dover Publications
Publication Date: August 15th, 2017
Pages: 160
Language: English