Extreme Pumpkin Carving

Extreme Pumpkin Carving

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Baker & Taylor
" Providing a new twist on a holiday tradition, Extreme Pumpkin Carving, 2nd Edition Revised and Expanded illustrates how to carve three-dimensional faces and scenes in solid pumpkins (no hollowing necessary) using tools ranging from kitchen knives to carving gouges and chisels. Complete information is provided for getting started, including an overview of tools and tips for finding the best pumpkin to work with. Step-by-step instructions are detailed for using handy household tools to carve dramatic Halloween figures, and using professional tools for creating more elaborate and intricate details. Twenty fun pumpkin carving patterns are provided, along with full-color photographs of each finished carving. This is a great book for Halloween enthusiasts who are striving to create the best jack-o'-lantern on the block"--

Ingram Publishing Services
With this book you can create 20 frightful but fabulous pumpkin carving designs, to astound and delight your Halloween guests. Start with solid pumpkins -- no hollowing is necessary! Learn to use simple household knives or woodcarving tools to create fantastic faces and scenes. This book shows you how to use relief-carving techniques to create actual cheeks, lips and eyebrows to really make your pumpkins come alive.

Create the best jack-o'-lantern on the block by taking a fresh approach to the old Halloween tradition! This book shows you how to use relief-carving techniques to create realistic features like cheeks, lips and eyebrows that really make your pumpkins come alive. Learn to carve 20 fun three-dimensional faces and scenes in solid pumpkins (no hollowing necessary) using tools ranging from kitchen knives to carving gouges and chisels. Complete information is provided for getting started, including an overview of tools and tips for finding the best pumpkin to work with.

Fox Chapel Pub Co Inc.
Create the best jack-o'-lantern on the block by taking a fresh approach to the old Halloween tradition! This book shows you how to use relief-carving techniques to create realistic features like cheeks, lips and eyebrows that really make your pumpkins come alive. Learn to carve 20 fun three-dimensional faces and scenes in solid pumpkins (no hollowing necessary) using tools ranging from kitchen knives to carving gouges and chisels. Complete information is provided for getting started, including an overview of tools and tips for finding the best pumpkin to work with.

Baker
& Taylor

"Presents a brief history of pumpkin use for Halloween, step-by-step instructions and photography for relief-carving pumpkins, a gallery of pumpkin art, and a selection of carving patterns"--
Presents a history of jack-o-lanterns, step-by-step instructions for relief-carving pumpkins, a gallery of pumpkin art, and a selection of carving patterns.

Publisher: East Petersburg, PA : Fox Chapel Pub., c2013
Edition: 2nd ed., rev. and expanded. --
ISBN: 9781565238060
1565238060
Branch Call Number: 745.5941646 Hoo 2013
Characteristics: 103 p. : ill. (chiefly col.)
Additional Contributors: Williams, Jack A. 1938-
Alternative Title: Pumpkin carving

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