Carving the Native American : step-by-step techniques for carving and finishing
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East Petersburg, PA : Fox Chapel Publishing, [2014?].
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103 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm
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Rawlings Branch - HISPANICRC
HRC 736.4 B
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English
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9781565237872 :

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Includes index.
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Carving the Native American is a reprint of the 1991 version originally published by Countrytime Press under the title Carving the American Indian, Volume I in the United States of America.
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Carving the Native American takes the reader step-by-step through the creation of an expressive Native American bust. From starting with a clay model, to blocking out your carving, to shaping and detailing the tiniest curves of the face, all the way to staining and finishing, it guides you through the entire process of sculpting a large lifelike bust. Both beginning and veteran carvers will discover practical techniques and strategies to apply to any large sculptural carving. Sketch guides are provided to help you shape a realistic face, along with comprehensive instructions and hundreds of revealing photographs of work in progress. The author's original sketches and personal sidebars throughout this book offer revealing insights for a new generation of sculptors. A beautiful full color gallery presents an inspirational selection of his most magnificent work--,Provided by publisher.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Burke, J. (2014). Carving the Native American: step-by-step techniques for carving and finishing. East Petersburg, PA: Fox Chapel Publishing.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Burke, John, 1940-2010. 2014. Carving the Native American: Step-by-step Techniques for Carving and Finishing. East Petersburg, PA: Fox Chapel Publishing.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Burke, John, 1940-2010, Carving the Native American: Step-by-step Techniques for Carving and Finishing. East Petersburg, PA: Fox Chapel Publishing, 2014.

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Burke, John. Carving the Native American: Step-by-step Techniques for Carving and Finishing. East Petersburg, PA: Fox Chapel Publishing, 2014. Print.

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