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0806975989 BILL HIGGINBOTHAM, Whittling, Home Craftsman Series
BILL HIGGINBOTHAM
Whittling, Home Craftsman Series
Sterling Publishing Co Inc, New York, NY, 1983, 1st Ed. Paperback. Whittling, Home Craftsman Series by Bill Higginbotham. Published by Sterling Publishing Co Inc, New York, NY, 1983. 1st Edition. Paperback. Size 8vo (up to 9-1/2'' tall). Condition: VG. Edge wear, content excellent. 128 Pgs. ISBN 0806975989. LCCN 81-85041. Start by whittling a simple mouse, following step-by-step instructions. Go on to a whole menagerie of animals: pigs, bears, whales, foxes, dogs, horses, and finally humans. Information on tools, woods, techniques, and more. Illustrated with graphed patterns, drawings and black & white photos. Description text copyright 2011 BooksForComfort. Item ID 25737. ISBN: 0806975989. VG. Edge wear, content excellent. 8vo..
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0876910800 BRUCE BURK, Game Bird Carving
BRUCE BURK
Game Bird Carving
Winchester Press, New York, NY, 1972, 1st Ed 13th Pr. Hardbound. Game Bird Carving by Bruce Burk. Published by Winchester Press, New York, NY, 1972. 1st Edition 13th Printing. Hardbound, Paper DJ. Size 4to (up to 12'' tall). Condition: Nr Fine in Torn & Taped DJ. Slight edge wear, bottom edge of book has some white spots, overall content in excellent condition. 242 Pgs. ISBN 0876910800. LCCN 72-79365. This book launches the beginner on a simple carving project almost immediately. Detailed instructions and step-by-step photographs take him through his first attempts at shaping and painting, as he progresses he is given additional projects to stimulate his interest and improve his skill. Learn hot to plan & execute original carvings by understanding bird anatomy, by adapting existing drawings and photographs, by making your own drawings, and by careful planning. Includes advanced carving and painting techniques; how to carve individual feathers, how to achieve the effect of iridescence, and more. Illustrated with more than 800 how-to photographs and line drawings, including 8 photographs in full color. Description text copyright 2007 BooksForComfort. Item ID 16008. ISBN: 0876910800. Nr Fine in Torn & Taped DJ. Slight edge wear, bottom edge of book has some white spots, overall content in excellent condition. 4to..
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 CANDICE R DERR, EDITOR, Wildfowl Carving Magazine Spring 2004
CANDICE R DERR, EDITOR
Wildfowl Carving Magazine Spring 2004
Stackpole, Mechanicsburg, PA, 2004, Quarterly. Paperback. Wildfowl Carving Magazine Spring 2004. Candice R Derr, Editor. Published by Stackpole, Mechanicsburg, PA, 2004. Quarterly Edition. Paperback. Size 4to (up to 12'' tall). Condition: Nr Fine. Patterns never removed from book. 96 pgs + pattern. Step-by-step color photo illustrated instructions. How to Carve a Bluebird Pair, with pattern. Step-by-Step Warbler Texturing. White House Eagle. Gray Jay Reference Photos. Feather Project, carve a wood duck side pocket grouping. Description text copyright 2012 BooksForComfort. Item ID 27362.. Nr Fine. Patterns never removed from book. 4to..
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0486256871 CHARLES BEIDERMAN, The Beginners Handbook of Woodcarving
CHARLES BEIDERMAN
The Beginners Handbook of Woodcarving
Dover Publications Inc, New York, NY, 1988, Unabridged Repub. Paperback. The Beginners Handbook of Woodcarving published by Dover Publications Inc, New York, NY, 1988. Unabridged Republication. Paperback. Size 4to (up to 12'' tall). Condition: VG. Discarded Library Book. 173 Pgs. ISBN 0486256871. LCCN 88-3686. With project patterns for line carving, relief carving, carving in the round, and bird carving. By Charles Beiderman and William Johnston. Especially written for the novice, it shows how to produce realistic animals, flowers, and humorous figures in a variety of forms. More than 60 project patterns offers practical plans and ideas for carvers at all levels of expertise. Detailed yet easy-to-follow introduction to carving tools and how to use them. Helpful hints to guide beginning carvers through difficult stages of carving, and expert advice on painting and finishing, woodcarving as gifts, how to exhibit and enter carvings in competition, and much more. Illustrated with over 200 photos and detailed line drawings. Description text copyright 2015 BooksForComfort. Item ID 30562. ISBN: 0486256871. VG. Discarded Library Book. 4to..
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3440041360 CHARLES GRAVENEY, Holzschnitzen: Alte Kunst - neues Hobby  (Wood Carving: Ancient Art - New Hobby)
CHARLES GRAVENEY
Holzschnitzen: Alte Kunst - neues Hobby (Wood Carving: Ancient Art - New Hobby)
Franckh'sche Verlagshandlung, Stuttgart, Germany, 1974, 1st Ed. Paperback. Holzschnitzen: Alte Kunst - neues Hobby (Wood Carving: Ancient Art - New Hobby) by Charles Graveney. Published by Franckh'sche Verlagshandlung, Stuttgart, Germany, 1974. 1st Edition. Paperback. Size 8vo (up to 9-1/2'' tall). Condition: Nr Fine. 70 pgs. ISBN 3440041360. German text, black and white photographs illustrate. Description text copyright 2015 BooksForComfort. Item ID 30833. ISBN: 3440041360. Nr Fine. 8vo..
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0842504699 DALE L NISH, Creative Woodturning
DALE L NISH
Creative Woodturning
Brigham Young University Press, Provo, UT, 1980, 1st Ed 3rd Pr. Hardbound. Creative Woodturning by Dale L Nish. Published by Brigham Young University Press, Provo, UT, 1980. 1st Edition 3rd Printing. Hardbound, Paper DJ. Size 4to (up to 12'' tall). Condition: Nr Fine in Torn & Taped DJ. DJ price clipped. 248 Pgs. ISBN 0842504699. LCCN 75-6952. To those who use a woodturning lathe, whether they are amateur or professional, and to those who teach the use of a woodturning lathe, this book will be an invaluable resource. The author addresses himself to the task of illustrating and elaborating on the machinery, tools, materials, processes, and techniques of woodturning. The book includes more than 580 photographs dealing with step-by-step procedures accompanying the written text to clarify each operation. In addition to this, more than 100 photographs in the project section show innovative project ideas covering both ends of the spectrum - from a very basic turning to a highly complex turning. The contains many of the little know aids used to save time and achieve professional results. Description text copyright 2011 BooksForComfort. Item ID 24470. ISBN: 0842504699. Nr Fine in Torn & Taped DJ. DJ price clipped. 4to..
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0486234843 H D GREEN, Carving Realistic Birds: A Step-by-Step Manual with Full-Size Patterns
H D GREEN
Carving Realistic Birds: A Step-by-Step Manual with Full-Size Patterns
Dover Publications Inc, New York, NY, 1977, 1st Ed. Paperback. Carving Realistic Birds: A Step-by-Step Manual with Full-Size Patterns by H D Green. Published by Dover Publications Inc, New York, NY, 1977. 1st Edition. Paperback. Size 4to (up to 12'' tall). Condition: Nr Fine. Orig owners name blacked out inside front cover. 75 Pgs. ISBN 0486234843. LCCN 76-55216. Step-by-step manual with full-size patterns for nine basic projects: three scarlet tanagers, group of robins, male cardinal, female cardinal, scissor-tailed flycatcher, blue jay, American gold-finch. Also general instructions, including how to make accurate carvings of any of the 800 American birds. 75 photographs and 22 full-page diagrams. Description text copyright 2013 BooksForComfort. Item ID 28932. ISBN: 0486234843. Nr Fine. Orig owners name blacked out inside front cover. 4to..
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0887408605 KELLEY STADELMAN, Carving Angels
KELLEY STADELMAN
Carving Angels
Schiffer Publishing, Atglen, PA, 1995, 1st Ed. Paperback, Ill: Douglas Congdon-Martin. Carving Angels by Kelley Stadelman. Published by Schiffer Publishing, Atglen, PA, 1995. 1st Edition. Paperback. Size 4to (up to 12'' tall). Condition: Nr Fine. 64 Pgs. ISBN 0887408605. LCCN 95-32236. The whimsy of angels is captured in the designs of this book. The author leads the carver step-by-step through the angel carving project, beginning with the blank and finishing with a beautifully painted heavenly being. With concise descriptions and clear color photos, the author's experience as a teacher will lead carvers of every ability to a wonderful result. Photos by Douglas Congdon-Martin. Description text copyright 2015 BooksForComfort. Item ID 30513. ISBN: 0887408605. Nr Fine. 4to..
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088740846X LARRY GREEN, Carving Comic Clocks
LARRY GREEN
Carving Comic Clocks
Schiffer Publishing, Atglen, PA, 1995, 1st Ed. Paperback, Ill: Steve smith. Carving Comic Clocks published by Schiffer Publishing, Atglen, PA, 1995. 1st Edition. Paperback. Size 4to (up to 12'' tall). Condition: Nr Fine. 64 Pgs. ISBN 088740846X. LCCN 95-10966. By Larry Green & Mike Altman, photos by Steve Smith. The book features 10 clock patterns carved in the relief style from 3/4-inch wood. Step-by-step instructions illustrated with full-color photos will lead you through carving a delightful Dancing Clock, a noble Wood Spirit, and a humorous Wood Worker Clock. Other patterns include Sir Night, a ''Nice'' Clock, Cholesterol Alarm Clock, Mantle Clock, Mr. Sunshine, Santa, and Grandfather. A pictorial gallery includes completed carvings of all patterns featured in the book. Description text copyright 2015 BooksForComfort. Item ID 30514. ISBN: 088740846X. Nr Fine. 4to..
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0811722716 ROGER SCHROEDER, Woodcarving Illustrated
ROGER SCHROEDER
Woodcarving Illustrated
Stackpole Books, Harrisburg, PA, 1983, 1st Ed. Spiral Binding. Woodcarving Illustrated published by Stackpole Books, Harrisburg, PA, 1983. 1st Edition. Spiral Binding. Size 4to (up to 12'' tall). Condition: Book rebound. 294 Pgs. ISBN 0811722716. LCCN 82-19626. By Roger Schroeder & Paul McCarthy. Here is a woodcarving book that lays the projects out chip-by-chip, with drawing-after-drawing to teach the craft in the most accurate way possible. With this book, beginners don't have to guess how to position the knife or where to chip away. Clearly, explicitly, taking as many drawings as necessary, sometimes up to 50 for 1 project, the authors guide you through each project to the completion of handsome, useful, realistic finished pieces. Original owner turned this book into a workbook, removed the spine, punched holes & put it in a 3-ring binder plus added some notes & drawings of their own. Description text copyright 2012 BooksForComfort. Item ID 26084. ISBN: 0811722716. Book rebound. 4to..
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0887408923 RON RANSOM, Ron Ransom Carves More Angels
RON RANSOM
Ron Ransom Carves More Angels
Schiffer Publishing, Atglen, PA, 1996, 1st Ed. Paperback. Ron Ransom Carves More Angels by Ron Ransom. Published by Schiffer Publishing, Atglen, PA, 1996. 1st Edition. Paperback. Size 4to (up to 12'' tall). Condition: Nr Fine. 64 Pgs. ISBN 0887408923. LCCN 95-37211. Wonderful, often whimsical, figures depicting the heavenly host at work and play. Patterns for a guardian angel, two horn blowing angels, and an angel to the golfers are provided. The author takes the carver through each step of the carving, painting, and antiquing processes with simple, direct instructions and clear color photos. Variations on the basic painting designs are discussed as well. A color gallery provides a good look at the finished pieces and their variations. Description text copyright 2015 BooksForComfort. Item ID 30519. ISBN: 0887408923. Nr Fine. 4to..
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 SCOTT LADD, EDITOR, Walnut Hollow Farm presents Creative Woodburning Book IV
SCOTT LADD, EDITOR
Walnut Hollow Farm presents Creative Woodburning Book IV
Walnut Hollow Farm, Dodgeville, WI, 1986, 1st Ed 1st Pr. Paperback, Ill: Skot Weidemann. Walnut Hollow Farm presents Creative Woodburning Book IV. Scott Ladd, Editor. Published by Walnut Hollow Farm, Dodgeville, WI, 1986. 1st Edition1st Printing. Paperback. Size 4to (up to 12'' tall). Condition: Nr Fine. Patterns loose from book, not used. 50 pgs + Patterns. A guide to fundamental and advanced techniques. Edited by Scott Ladd and Lynnette Schuepbach. Photographs by Skot Weidemann. Patterns include: Abe Lincoln; Carousel Horse; Elm Pond Mallards; Folk Art Birds; Garden Figures; Jasmine; Jockeys Box; John Wayne; Loon; Merry-Go-Swans; Mill Scene; Parrots; Pheasant Floral; Tropical Eve; Viejo Box; and Wood Duck. Description text copyright 2013 BooksForComfort. Item ID 28904.. Nr Fine. Patterns loose from book, not used. 4to..
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0020118406 STUDIO VISTA, Woodwork Step-by-Step
STUDIO VISTA
Woodwork Step-by-Step
Collier Books, New York, NY, 1976, 1st American Ed. Hardbound. Woodwork Step-by-Step by Studio Vista. Published by Collier Books, New York, NY, 1976. 1st American Edition. Hardbound, no DJ. Size 4to (up to 12'' tall). Condition: Nr Fine. Orig owners label on front cover. 64 Pgs. ISBN 0020118406. LCCN 76-10269. This book is designed to teach a broad range of skills step-by-step, from carving to veneering and turning. The projects are arranged in such a way that, as he works through each, the reader builds up a basic knowledge of all the woodworking skills. Most of the projects covered can be made on a sturdy old table or a heavy door set up with a vise; a well-equipped workshop is not necessary. Illustrated with color photographs. Description text copyright 2005 BooksForComfort. Item ID 8729. ISBN: 0020118406. Nr Fine. Orig owners label on front cover. 4to..
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0870331418 WILLIAM I TAWES, Creative Bird Carving
WILLIAM I TAWES
Creative Bird Carving
Tidewater Publishers, Centreville, MD, 1981, 1st Ed 4th Pr. Hardbound. Creative Bird Carving by William I Tawes. Published by Tidewater Publishers, Centreville, MD, 1981. 1st Edition 4th Printing. Hardbound, Paper DJ. Size 4to (up to 12'' tall). Condition: Nr Fine in Chipped & Taped DJ. 207 Pgs. ISBN 0870331418. LCCN 79-107781. Master waterfowl carver gives easy-to-follow instructions for completing 7 different projects, along with expert advice on choosing wood, using tools, repairing blemishes, painting or varnishing the completed works, and making polyester copies of the carvings. Includes photos of superb carvings and 94 black-and-white illustrations. Description text copyright 2010 BooksForComfort. Item ID 22119. ISBN: 0870331418. Nr Fine in Chipped & Taped DJ. 4to..
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 WILLIAM WHEELER, Wood Carving
WILLIAM WHEELER
Wood Carving
Drake Publication/Sterling Publishing Co Inc, New York, NY, 1979, 2nd Copyright Date. Paperback. Wood Carving published by Drake Publication/Sterling Publishing Co Inc, New York, NY, 1979. 2nd Copyright Date. Paperback. Size 8vo (up to 9-1/2'' tall). Condition: VG. Edge wear, content excellent. 128 Pgs. Home Craftsman Series by William Wheeler and Charles H Hayward. Starting with a rundown on tools and equipment, the book proceeds to instructions for handling the tools and the how-to's of carving. A great help in getting started on an eminently satisfying hobby. Illustrated with drawings and b&w photos. Description text copyright 2010 BooksForComfort. Item ID 22722.. VG. Edge wear, content excellent. 8vo..
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