Synopses & Reviews
Excellent beginner's book. Covers elements of design. Describes tools needed, how to start and what rocks to start sculpting.
ln a practical and personal way, Violet Stage explains the basic equipment needed (common things found around the house), the best kinds of stone to carve, and the anatomy of subjects. Her personal anecdotes of rock carving from years of experience make this a joy to read and easy to use for beginners. Includes color photographs of many of Mrs. Stage's masterpieces.