Snitte: The Danish Art of Whittling: Beautiful Wooden Birds to Make (Hardcover)

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Create simple but stunning bird sculptures with snitte, the Danish art of wood whittling--even if you're a beginner
Master the art and craftsmanship of snitte, Denmark's traditional whittling technique. With its step-by-step demonstrations, this gorgeous book makes it easy even for beginners to grasp the basics. Learn how to whittle a bird shape, delicately paint the sculpture to bring out its beauty, and elegantly mount the finished product. A dozen templates for European species feature robins, blue tits, chaffinches, woodpeckers, and more.

About the Author


Frank Egholm has been teaching woodworking in his native Denmark for a lifetime. He and his wife (also a teacher) spend as much time as possible sharing their love of woodworking and teaching children and adults to enjoy crafting wood.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781849944403
ISBN-10: 1849944407
Publisher: Batsford
Publication Date: September 5th, 2017
Pages: 128
Language: English