Chip Carved Christmas Ornaments demonstrates how to create an endless variety of exquisite, wooden Christmas ornaments for your tree using only two knives and just three basic cuts. A selection of ready-to-use full-size patterns include versatile elements that can be re-combined with infinite variations. Chip carving, one of the earliest forms of traditional woodcarving, is also one of the easiest methods for beginners to learn. By following the expert adviceof award-winning chip carver Bruce Nicholas, carvers of all abilities can create finely pierced, festive ornamentsthat will let theChristmas lights shine through. The author also reveals his beautiful techniques for staining the ornaments with water colour pencils, allowing you to create eye-catching decorations that will brighten your home. But the fun doesn t needto stop there; why not helpspread Christmas cheer by making ornaments for family, friends and neighboursBiographie de l'auteur:
Bruce Nicholas is an award-winning chip carving artist and the author of Transitional Projects for Chip Carvers. He has taught beginning and advanced chip carving classes for more than 20 years at his studio in Ohio, America, as well as for clubs and organizations aroundthe Midwest. Bruce carves regularly for both show competitions and collectionsand operates Nicholas Woodcarving, an internet-based shop that sells chip carving materials and supplies
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