Book Title: Chip Carving (Best of WCI)
Author: Wayne Barton
Format: Paperback | 128 pages
Publication Date: 25 Nov 2009
"Chip Carving" takes a journey into this old-world art form that originated in Europe and is still thriving today thanks to artisans like Roger Nancoz, Barry McKenzie and Darrell Janssen. The reader will discover patterns, tips and techniques from these experts, as well as a beautiful gallery of their work to spur the imagination for unique creations. Both beginner and experienced chip carvers will find this book a useful reference. Whether looking to make a decorative accent for the home such as a charming teapot clock, or a personalised gift like a beautiful wedding plate, the variety of projects presented will provide the reader with inspiration. With carvers being more inventive in their approaches to chip carving, the art form has come a long way over the years. This book introduces the methods, styles and signature works of these trendsetters that are easy to follow.