Little Book of Whittling: Passing Time on the Trail, on the Porch, and Under the Stars
Author: Chris Lubkemann
Relax the old fashioned way
Whether on your front porch-or in the back woodsthe Little Book of Whittling will help you learn to how to create fun and useful objects with nothing more than a pocket knife and a twig.
Author Chris Lubkemann will help you whittle away the hours with clear guidance on becoming an expert whittler.
Inside, you’ll find easy-to-follow instruction on:
Tools and Materials:including what wood is best to carve
How to Start: including choosing and sharpening the best knife
Projects: including knives, forks and spoons; birds and animals; trees and flowers; whistles and walking sticks; and much more
Lubkemann brings nearly 40 years’ whittling experience, and shares his knowledge in a friendly, down-home style. Whether you’re a beginner looking for an easy way to get started in the most basic form of woodcarving, or an advanced carver looking for a relaxing way to spend your free time, the Little Book of Whittling will give you the how-to instruction you need to become an accomplished whittler.