Have you ever used a wooden knife? As odd as it may sound, it is actually possible, and The Urban Woodsman will show you how. Wood carving is growing in popularity since it allows you to create beautiful items that are also very practical. Some people do it as a hobby, others to relax or to even resell their creations locally.
There’s an artful science to wood crafting, and this book shows you the proper techniques to follow for the best results. Using the step by step instructions that are accompanied by photos for clarity, you’ll never find yourself lost during a carving. There are a number of suggested items that you can build yourself.
You’ll learn all the necessary tools, most efficient cutting techniques and how to polish your work, so it looks stunning. A great book for beginners who want to know the best way to get the job done.