Book Giveaway: Fine Art of Carving Lovespoons
Fine Art of Carving Lovespoons, by David Western.
Fox Chapel Publishing, 2008.
We recently received a copy of this book from the publisher, Fox Chapel Publishing, and are offering it to you. Leave a comment here for a chance to win.
Fine Art of Carving Lovespoons not only gives you the lowdown on carving but it also tells the history, and myths and meanings behind lovespoons. Once you’ve read about the basics including the types of wood, tools, sharpening, techniques and finishing, the author provides step-by-step instruction (accompanied by helpful photos) for carving novice, intermediate and advanced lovespoons. Also included is candid information on design and 15 different patterns for you to use or adapt. And this book is full of great photos!
Fine Art of Carving Lovespoons seems to have all the information you need to get started in carving your own lovespoon.
Leave a comment on this post by 12:00am, Monday, April 27, 2009, and you might just win this book.
A winner will be chosen at random and announced on Monday, April 27, 2009.