This book is perfect for any woodworker looking to expand their talents, a seasoned carver refining their skills, or a beginner newly introduced to this fulfilling craft. Brimming with expert instruction and nine attractive projects, the book will teach you a variety of classic carving styles and techniques along with the fundamentals of wood and tool selection, sharpening, creating a workspace, and finishing your completed work. - Woodturning Magazine, United Kingdom
If there is one book that encompasses all a beginner needs to know about woodcarving in a simple and clear way, then it’s this volume from Everett Ellenwood. -Woodworking Plans & Projects
Learning the art of carving is not as daunting a task as it might seem, with the help of a comprehensive new reference from one of America's premier artists and carving instructors, Everett Ellenwood. - Chip Chats
About the Author
Everett Ellenwood has been a carving instructor for more than 25 years. He has made two bestselling videos, Beginning Woodcarving and Sharpening Simplified. He lives in Rochester, Minnesota.