Realistic Faces with Power
Published by Schiffer Publishing, West Chester, Pennsylvania USA
Extract from back cover of book:
Finally, a book for power carvers by a power carver! Learn to carve realistic facial features with confidence and ease. Follow the concisely illustrated, step-by-step direction for carving all of the features found on the human head.
Award winning carver/teacher Frank C Russell guides you through the intricacies of carving the human face. His presentation is structured to offer a wealth of information, methods and techniques to the seasoned and the beginning wood carver alike. Disciplines and guidelines pertaining to facial layout and proportion, as well as close-up photographic sequences, are coupled with techniques using power carving tools never before shown in print. Ten projects and plans allow the carver ample opportunity to apply and master the methods presented.
Mr. Russell, a Vermont wood carver, is internationally known for his ability to carve birds, animals and the human figure in the round. Considered by many to be one of the nation's more versatile power carvers, he has won numerous awards on both the national and international level.
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