For any carver or crafter looking to create ‘something different,’ this gorgeous book offers the novel and romantic idea of a lovespoon – a hand-carved symbol of love that has endured for centuries. Featuring three step-by-step projects and 15 original patterns, this comprehensive guide also covers selecting the proper wood, using and maintaining carving tools, applying a long-lasting finish and creating customised designs.
The fascinating history and symbolism of lovespoons is also detailed and is complimented by an inspiring gallery of spoons in a variety of styles.
Author – David Western
ISBN13 – 9781565233744
Binding – PB
Pages – 200
Photographs – Includes photographs