The Nora Hall Essential European Woodcarving Series.The Basics of European Woodcarving – DVD
In this DVD Nora covers the rudiments of European carving, elements mostly unknown or overlooked by other instructors, but which are absolutely essential as a foundation for the future of any woodcarver. This is a different approach. These are the methods of the European Master carvers passed down for hundreds of years. This one DVD alone will save you years and years of frustration.
In this DVD Nora covers:
Tool description and handling plus information about sources
Wood choices and how to tackle the grain
Carving a simple design using the basic tools
Sharpening carving tools with a simple stone set and leather
Approximately 45 minutes. Pattern included.