Carving Japanese Netsuke for Beginners

Carving Japanese Netsuke for Beginners

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Create your Japanese work of art with this new, comprehensive title on the intricate skill of Japanese netsuke carvings. 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 6 step-by-step projects to follow and 23 additional ideas, Carving Japanese Netsuke for Beginners includes everything you need to know to get started on the way to creating your own superb miniature carvings, each reflecting Japanese tradition.



Baker & Taylor
Filled with stunning illustrations and drawings, this practical guide to creating netsuke--intricately carved Japanese miniatures--provides six step-by-step projects and 23 inspirational ideas, ranging from a lifelike bumblebee to a magnificent dragon. Original.

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Create your Japanese work of art with this new, comprehensive title on the intricate skill of Japanese netsuke carvings. 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 6 step-by-step projects to follow and 23 additional ideas each accompanied by , the book includes everything you need to know to get you started on the way to creating your own superb, miniature carvings each reflecting Japanese tradition.

Baker
& Taylor

Demonstrates how to create netsuke--intricately carved Japanese miniatures--through six projects and twenty-three inspirational ideas that range from a bumblebee to a dragon.

Publisher: Lewes, East Sussex : Guild of Master Craftsman Publications, c2011
ISBN: 9781861086938
Branch Call Number: 736.68 JUB
Characteristics: 175 p. :,col. ill. ;,25 cm.

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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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