Whittling, an age-old woodworking technique, is capable of creating stunning pieces of art, and it is growing in popularity. How to Whittle presents 25 beautiful whittling projects to make, ranging from polished butter knives and love spoons to custom-made coat hooks and bespoke building blocks. Paired with advice on selecting the best wood for your projects and details on a range of finishes, these projects will appeal to beginners due to their simplicity. Full-color photography and step-by-step instructions guide whittling newbies through the process, from selecting and maintaining carving knives to mastering luxurious finishing techniques, ensuring success as they learn this craft. Even serious woodworkers will love the creative dimensions that whittling introduces to their projects. 144 pages, Hardcover, ISBN: 94115868914.