Create simple but stunning bird sculptures with snitte, the Danish art of wood whittling—even if you're a beginner! Master the art and craftsmanship of snitte, Denmark’s traditional whittling technique. With its step-by-step demonstrations, this gorgeous book makes it easy even for beginners to grasp the basics. Learn how to whittle a bird shape, delicately paint the sculpture to bring out its beauty, and elegantly mount the finished product. A dozen templates for European species feature robins, blue tits, chaffinches, woodpeckers, and more.
|Publisher:||Batsford, B.T. Ltd.|
|Product dimensions:||5.50(w) x 7.70(h) x 0.70(d)|
About the Author
Frank Egholm has been teaching woodworking in his native Denmark for a lifetime. He and his wife (also a teacher) spend as much time as possible sharing their love of woodworking and teaching children and adults to enjoy crafting wood.