Synopses & Reviews
This handy full-color guide sculptors through enhancing any sculpture with dramatic surface effects and finishes. The Sculptor's Bible covers everything from selecting surfaces, carving wood and modeling clay to utilizing various surface techniques to create stunning pieces. More than 450 detailed color photos demonstrate techniques and surfaces, while introduction sections provide background about various surfaces including stone, wood, cement and more. Sculptors of all experience levels will benefit from the instruction outline (tools used, preparation steps, materials needed and step-by step treatment procedure) included for each style of treatment. Plus, artists get valuable safety tips, an introduction to materials and tools, and a photo gallery of inspirational works!