HOW TO CARVE WOOD: A BOOK OF PROJECTS AND TECHNIQUES
Author Richard Butz has written a great book for beginners. Covers the full range of carving including Tools And Work Space, Sharpening, Woods And Finishes, Design, Whittling, Chip Carving, Relief Carving, Wildlife Carving, Lettering and Architectural Carving. Soft cover. 224 pages. 288 photos. 169 Drawings.
Richard "Rick" Butz is a professional woodcarver and the host of the long-running PBS television series WOODCARVING WITH RICK BUTZ.