Soap Carving: For Children of All Ages (Schiffer Book for Woodcarvers)

Paperback
47 pages
0764308599
Howard K Suzuki
Paperback
English

⇑ Free Read Paperback [ Soap Carving: For Children of All Ages (Schiffer Book for Woodcarvers) ] ⇇ Book Author Howard K Suzuki ∉ When first invited to give talks and demonstrations on carving techniques to school children, Howard K Suzuki quickly found out that wood was not the most suitable medium It took too long to show much progress in the limited time available He decided to use bars of soap to demonstrate basic techniques on carving and sculpturing Soap is an inexpensive and very desirable carving medium Soon demonstrations developed into hands on experiences for his students In this book, Dr Suzuki describes and illustrates with color photographs how to make safe and simple wooden carving tools He demonstrates basic soap carving techniques using several stepwise how to examples, from a simple heart to a complex turtle Dr Suzuki integrates art and science into his instructions and combines them to produce a super learning experience for children of all ages who do learn to carve through his methods. Soap Carving: For Children of All Ages (Schiffer Book for Woodcarvers)

Soap Carving: For Children of All Ages (Schiffer Book for Woodcarvers)