Carving Architectural Detail in Wood
This book is probably the first of its kind: a thorough primer for woodcarvers in the vocabulary of classical ornament and the practical skills needed to carve it. Classical detail is all around us- in building, joinery, furniture and decorative restorers as well as carvers. Methods of...
- Primer in classical ornament and skills needed to carve it
- Includes classical design, moldings, volutes, rosettes, capitals and other applications
- Step-by-step photography of the carving process