No Words Wasted Sale
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Visit our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    The Powell's Playlist | January 19, 2015

    Ned Beauman: IMG The Powell's Playlist: Ned Beauman



    I did have a playlist that I listened to over and over again while I was writing Glow, but three years on I'm a bit bored of those songs, which got... Continue »
    1. $18.17 Sale Hardcover add to wish list

      Glow

      Ned Beauman 9780385352604

    spacer

This item may be
out of stock.

Click on the button below to search for this title in other formats.


Check for Availability
Add to Wishlist

Caricature Carving from Head to Toe

Caricature Carving from Head to Toe Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Covering both composition and technique, this skill-building guide unlocks the secrets to capturing humor and expression in caricature carving. Included is an in-depth study of composition and making clay models, enabling carvers to design their own patterns and projects. A special section on facial expressions includes photographs of human faces along with illustrations and useful reference information. A step-by-step project, Old Man with Walking Stick, is included, along with patterns for three alternate facial expressions: happy, grumpy, and surprised.

Synopsis:

Find out what makes a carving "caricature" with this top-notch guide from Dave Stetson. First, you will learn how anatomy relates to expression by creating a clay model. Then, you will follow the author- step-by-step- through an entire carving project for an old man with a walking stick. Fianlly, learn to create alternate facial expressions by following the author's expert advise. Includes an overview of wood selection, tools, and an expansive photo gallery. 3 Additional Patterns Included: *Santa *Ball Player *Cowboy

About the Author

Dave presently resides in Scottsdale, Arizona, and has been a full-time woodcarving instructor, artist and show judge since 1996. He has won countless awards for his carvings across the country. He is available to teach seminars and has created a number of original design wood roughouts and casted study aids, which are available for sale.

Table of Contents

About the Author iv Introduction 1 Chapter One: Mastering the Art of Caricature Carving 3 Chapter Two: Using and Caring for a Carving Knife 7 Chapter Three: Anatomy of the Head and Neck 11 Chapter Four: Carving a Face with Expression 16 Chapter Five: Carving the Old Man 23 Chapter Six: Painting the Old Man 50 Chapter Seven: Three Additional Caricature Projects 56 Chapter Eight: A Gallery of Caricature Carvings 70

Product Details

ISBN:
9781565231214
Subtitle:
A Complete Step-by-Step Guide to Capturing Expression and Humor in Wood
Publisher:
Fox Chapel Publishing
Author:
Stetson, Dave
Location:
1970 Broad Street
Subject:
Woodwork
Subject:
Clay
Subject:
Carving
Subject:
Wood-carving
Subject:
Wood-carved figurines.
Subject:
Polymer clay.
Subject:
Crafts/Woodworking
Subject:
General-General
Edition Description:
Learn all the basics of caricature carving. Includes a step-by-step guide to capturing expression and humor in wood, as well as an overview of wood and tool selection.
Series Volume:
108-147
Publication Date:
20031001
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
91
Dimensions:
11.00x8.46x.32 in. .94 lbs.

Related Subjects

Hobbies, Crafts, and Leisure » Crafts » Polymer Clay
Hobbies, Crafts, and Leisure » Crafts » Woodcarving
Hobbies, Crafts, and Leisure » Crafts » Woodworking

Caricature Carving from Head to Toe
0 stars - 0 reviews
$ In Stock
Product details 91 pages Fox Chapel Publishing Company - English 9781565231214 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Find out what makes a carving "caricature" with this top-notch guide from Dave Stetson. First, you will learn how anatomy relates to expression by creating a clay model. Then, you will follow the author- step-by-step- through an entire carving project for an old man with a walking stick. Fianlly, learn to create alternate facial expressions by following the author's expert advise. Includes an overview of wood selection, tools, and an expansive photo gallery. 3 Additional Patterns Included: *Santa *Ball Player *Cowboy
spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.