Stand beside the workbench of acclaimed woodcarver and artist Lora S. Irish, and learn everything she has to teach about creating an expressive wood spirit. Lora clearly explains the relief carving process from start to finish: every cut, every tool change, and every depth check. No step is left out and no technique is left unexplained. The author shares her tips for creating realistic and detailed facial features like eyelids, windswept hair, beards, and the ever-important mustache. Relief Carving Wood Spirits, Revised Edition offers 20 more original patterns to keep any carver busy for seasons to come. Softcover, 144 pages, copyright 2013.
- Step-by-step instruction
- Includes 20 original patterns