Carving Caricature Heads and Faces: 33 Caricatures with Step-by-Step Carving Instructions

Carving Caricature Heads and Faces: 33 Caricatures with Step-by-Step Carving Instructions

by Pete LeClair, W. P. LeClair
     
 

Caricatures demand the same skill and sense of proportion that realistic figures do. This is particularly true of carving heads, which can easily become grotesque looking if certain rules are not followed. With his years of carving, Pete LeClair has developed a sure-fire method for carving great caricature heads. Now he shares it with carvers around the country. He… See more details below

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Caricatures demand the same skill and sense of proportion that realistic figures do. This is particularly true of carving heads, which can easily become grotesque looking if certain rules are not followed. With his years of carving, Pete LeClair has developed a sure-fire method for carving great caricature heads. Now he shares it with carvers around the country. He takes the reader step-by-step through the process of carving 33 projects, with each step illustrated with a color photograph and precise caption. A gallery showing the variety that can be achieved by following this method is included in the back.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780887407840
Publisher:
Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.
Publication date:
07/28/2007
Series:
Schiffer Books for Woodcarvers Series
Pages:
64
Sales rank:
645,734
Product dimensions:
8.56(w) x 11.01(h) x 0.24(d)

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