One else as they didn t have the internet and they wanted this along with a couple of books and they ve been very happy with the items I would have liked examples of different kinds of lettering Some thing I could copy carve on to a piece of wood. Rojects include a charming inscripted arden signpost an elegantly simple house sign a commemorative bowl with a uotation of your choice a small table with ilded lettering a country breadboard and a personal stamp 256 pages all in color 8
Have no problem using this book to enhance your craft Another Chris Pye success it s like when sinatra sings a song every word is clear and after chris writes about a subject no one else need bother excellent in every way I ordered this for some. Vanced aspects with exercises that focus on spacing color family resemblance and optical adjustment Develop your techniue in a practical way with six other letter styles including both incised and raised lettering Nine unusual and beautiful
If you seriously want to learn how to carve letters in wood this is an excellent book Chris Pye is a natural teacher and he patiently explains the process step by step Well written and easily understood If you can follow instructions you should. Woodcarvers love to use lettering in their projects and now comes the first ever book length uide to the craft Master each tool choose woods make working drawings and carve a complete incised alphabet in the modern roman style Practice thead.