Lettercarving in Wood: A Practical Course

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9781565232105: Lettercarving in Wood: A Practical Course

A comprehensive guide to the art and craft of lettercarving. Covers essential background information on tools, woods and working drawings; then moves forward to step-by-step demonstrations and exercises on incised and raised lettering. Includes 37 exercises and 9 projects plus 5 commonly used alphabets.

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Chris Pye has been a professional woodcarver for than 25 years and is a member of the Master Carvers Association. His work is done mainly to commission, with clients including HRH the Prince of Wales. It ranges from architectural moldings to figure carving, furniture to lettering, bedheads and fireplaces. He has also written extensively about woodcarving for several magazines.

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A comprehensive guide to the art and craft of lettercarving. Includes 37 exercises and 9 projects plus 5 commonly used alphabets.

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Published by Fox Chapel Publishing (2003)
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