Fine Art of Carving Lovespoons
For any carver or crafter looking to create ‘something different,’ this gorgeous book offers the novel and romantic idea of a lovespoon - a hand-carved symbol of love that has endured for centuries. Featuring three step-by-step projects and 15 original patterns, this comprehensive guide also covers selecting the proper wood, using and maintaining carving tools, applying a long-lasting finish and creating customised designs. The fascinating history and symbolism of lovespoons is also detailed and is complimented by an inspiring gallery of spoons in a variety of styles.
DetailsAuthor: David Western
Photographs: Includes photographs