Inside this issue of Woodcarving Illustrated you'll find:
5 Basic Cuts Every Carver Must Know. Rustic Hewn Wooden Bowls. Country Quilt Squares - A Simple relief-carved project. Faux Ivory Carvings - Stunning results from PVC pipe. Classic Candlesticks. 2007 Woodcarver of the Year.
First Cuts: A carver’s journey to becoming a member of the Caricature Carvers of America
2007 Woodcarver of the Year: To see who was honored for their achievements in the carving community!
Pipe Dreams By Chuck Coker: Creating beautiful faux ivory carvings from PVC pipe
The Wood Sculptures of Darwin Dower: Historic rural life captured in amazing detail
Ivory Billed Woodpecker By Gordon and Marsha Stiller
Laughing Bear By Jim Villars. Simple cuts add texture to this happy fellow Country Charm
Quilt Squares By Lora S. Irish. Classic fruit motifs are easy to carve
African Elephant By Desiree Hajny. Woodburning makes it easy to reproduce a leathery texture
English Renaissance Candlesticks By Frederick Wilbur. Repeating design and traditional elements combine for a striking display
Carving a Traditional Bowl & Spoon By David Bragg Functional items showcase the beauty of wood
Colorful Snake Cane By Ron Darnell. Combine realistic and stylized elements for a striking project
Chip-Carved Letters By Barry McKenzie. Simple block style is easy to carve
Basic Cuts By Chris Pye. Master the five basic cuts to increase your carving efficiency
WCI40, WCI, 2007 8.5" X 11" Soft Cover