20 Minute Whittling Projects

Author: Tom Hindes
Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing
ISBN: 1565238672
Release Date: 2016-04
Genre: Wood-carving

Learn the fast and simple way to whittle in this fun introduction to woodcarving. Discover how to whittle in less time while you have more fun! One of the joys of whittling with a pocket knife is that you can do it just about anywhere. You don't need any fancy equipment... and you don't even need much spare time. Author Tom Hindes demonstrates his easy-to-learn, quick-cut method for whittling expressive little figures from wood in just 20 minutes or less. With his friendly instructions and step-by-step photos, you'll learn to carve an endless array of charming wizards, gnomes, gargoyles, ornaments, dogs, leprechauns, and more. These super-short projects are perfect for learning basic caricature carving skills. They also make wonderful little gifts for random acts of kindness. Leave one along with your tip at the local restaurant, or give one to your favorite cashier. Children especially enjoy receiving them as souvenirs.

Tiny Whittling

Author: Steve Tomashek
Publisher: Chicago Review Press
ISBN: 9781613744994
Release Date: 2012-11-01
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

This handbook" "uses step-by-step photography and easy-to-follow instructions to teach you how to whittle whimsical miniature creatures. With just a sharp knife, a little practice, and the tiniest block of wood, anyone can make a charming carving in less than an hour. You will- create a simple turnip bear and a carrot mouse to start- graduate to wood and master a variety of cuts and carving techniques - learn how to sand, paint, and decorate your tiny carvings - create a fox, an owl, a horse, a hen, and even a forest or farmyard setting for your miniature menagerie and more

Easy Carving Projects for Kids

Author: Robin Edward Trudel
Publisher: Linden Pub
ISBN: 1933502304
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Presents thirty-six woodcarving projects, ranging in difficulty from beginner's carvings to advanced woodcuts for printing, and includes such carving crafts as a pan flute, napkin holders, and holiday ornaments.

Whittling the Country Bear His Friends

Author: Mike Shipley
Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing Company Incorporated
ISBN: 1565238087
Release Date: 2013-11-01
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Fanciful forest fun! Whittle 12 whimsical woodland creatures with step-by-step instructions and easy-to-use patterns. Not quite caricature, but not realistic either, these humorous bears, moose, rabbits and beavers are easy and fun to make.

Big Book of Whittle Fun

Author: Chris Lubkemann
Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing Company Incorporated
ISBN: 1565235207
Release Date: 2012
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Features items that can be made from whittling wood and that involve little training, expense, or skill to create, including a rowboat, knitting needles and crochet hooks, and a checkers game.


Author: Melanie Abrantes
Publisher: Clarkson Potter
ISBN: 9780451498977
Release Date: 2017-08-22
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Whittle a beautiful spoon, comb, pair of dice, and more with this fresh introduction to a folksy craft. Carve modernizes a mindful hobby that people have turned to for generations to help them slow down, relax, and connect with the outdoors. Choose from a dozen projects with bespoke details, all are designed to be useful at home or while camping. And because these objects are small, they require only a few hours and a tool or two to complete. You'll also learn how to choose the right knife and wood, helpful information on techniques and safety, and tips for refining, personalizing and maintaining your piece. Whether you're headed to the woods or just to the porch, this pocket-sized guide will have you carving your own unique designs in no time. From the Hardcover edition.

Victorinox Swiss Army Knife Book of Whittling

Author: Chris Lubkemann
Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing
ISBN: 156523877X
Release Date: 2015-07-01
Genre: Pocketknives

An expert craftsman reveals his award-winning whittling secrets. Published in collaboration with Victorinox(r) AG, makers of the Original Swiss Army Knife.

Easy Woodcarving

Author: Cyndi Joslyn
Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing Company Incorporated
ISBN: 1565232887
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Introduces woodcarving techniques and offers patterns and instructions for various folk art projects.

The Little Book of Whittling

Author: Chris Lubkemann
Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing Company Incorporated
ISBN: 1565232747
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

The Little Book of Whittling is ideal for beginners 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 their time. With easy to follow how-to instructions that will help woodcrafters become accomplished in this art. It will teach you how to create fun and useful objects with nothing more than a pocket knife and a twig.

The Beginner s Handbook of Woodcarving

Author: Charles Beiderman
Publisher: Courier Corporation
ISBN: 9780486131269
Release Date: 2011-09-12
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

In this wonderful resource for both novice and veteran carvers, two masters of the craft present detailed instructions and illustrations on how to confidently carve animals, flowers, figures, and more.

Whittling Handbook

Author: Peter Benson
ISBN: 9781784942618
Release Date: 2016-10-10
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

This handbook is the perfect introduction to the simple, yet immensely pleasurable, craft of creating attractive objects with nothing more than a knife and a piece of timber.

How to Whittle

Author: Josh Nava
ISBN: 1631868918
Release Date: 2018-03-13
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

How to whittle contains 25 beautiful and original designs to carve by hand. Featuring a range of projects from finely polished butter paddles and lovespoons to a custom-made coatrack, this book also provides advice on selecting the best wood for your projects together with details of a range of finishes that will take the items from rustic objects to stunning showpieces.

Wood Carving Basics

Author: David Sabol
Publisher: Taunton Press
ISBN: 9781561588886
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Book of projects designed to give beginners the experience of work in a wide number of carving styles.

Making Tiny Toys in Wood

Author: Howard Clements
Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing
ISBN: 1565239156
Release Date: 2017-10-03
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

Create charming holiday decorations that double as small toys with this easy-to-follow guidebook. Full-size patterns and step-by-step instructions are provided for 20 working wooden toy ornaments. From tugboats and tractors to windmills and wagons, these nostalgic moving toys make great Christmas ornaments as well as keepsake gifts for family and friends. And these simple projects don't take a lot of time, wood, or tools to make. They re a great way to reuse and repurpose scrap wood, and require only minimal painting. All you need is a scroll saw, a drill, and some glue to create memorable family heirlooms. You can create them assembly-line style and fill a tree or make a lot of gifts with just an afternoon s work. Better yet, get a youngster or two involved in the cutting, painting, and assembling. "

Carving the Little Guys

Author: Keith Randich
Publisher: Fox Chapel Publishing Company Incorporated
ISBN: 1565237757
Release Date: 2013-05-01
Genre: Crafts & Hobbies

This skill-building beginner's guide reveals the secrets of capturing humor and expression in caricature carving. Learn to transform small blocks of wood into expressive little people with illustrated cut-by-cut instructions. Basic information is included on wood, tools, sharpening, cutting, safety, finishing, repairs, and more.