Carving Japanese Netsuke for Beginners

Carving Japanese Netsuke for Beginners

Book - 2011
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Readers can create their own Japanese carvings with this new, comprehensive how-to title on the intricate skill of Japanese netsuke. Traditionally created for practical reasons, these fantastic, miniature carvings are now highly collectible works of art. Carving Japanese Netsuke for Beginners is packed with information on the history, techniques, tools and skills needed to master the art. Written in an approachable, personal style with six step-by-step projects to follow and 27 additional ideas each accompanied by colour photographs, this book includes everything readers need to get started.
Publisher: Lewes : Guild of Master Craftsman, 2011
ISBN: 9781861086938
Branch Call Number: 745.5928 JUBB
Characteristics: 175 p. : col. ill. ; 25 cm
Alternative Title: Japanese netsuke


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Feb 04, 2012

Fascinating-not that I would ever try carving, but the tiny figures are so appealing!


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