20 Patterns for Santa Carvers by Al Streetman
Al Streetman shares 20 new amazing patterns for the beginner and advanced carvers. Al will take the reader step-by-step through the carving of a “windblown Santa,” holding a lantern and a walking stick as he tries to make his way through a Christmas eve storm. He will guide you through other whimsical creations that offer hours of fun, challenge, and creativity to carvers of all levels. For carvers who wish to sell their work, Santa's have a marketability among Christmas collectors. The carving steps are illustrated with clear color photographs that include tips and tricks with precise instructions. The patterns offer two views of each of the 20 Santa's and more. Al also provides you with hints and secrets that are invaluable , including details for carving the arm , hand, and multi-part techniques. You will learn methods which allow to you make maximum use of grain direction, in order to save valuable wood from being wasted, and to make the carving easier. There is so much interesting information in this book starting with which tools you need for each project,wood selection, general painting suggestions, and a gallery of of study models to help you create your detailed project. Use the instructions and knowledge of Al Streetman to create your own type of Santa carving that brings a smile and a bit of humor to each carving.
Here Are A Few Patterns:
- Fireman Santa.
- Santa With A String Of Lights.
- Sledding Santa.
- Skiing Santa Wit Lantern.
- Hunting Santa with Rifle and Raccoon Hat.
- Santa With Large Gift Bag.
- Elf Style Santa.
- Santa With A Paint Brush And Bucket.
- Wind Blown Santa.
20 Pattern for Santa Carvers Book Specifications:
- 64 Pages.
- Author, Al Streetman.