For those that like print better than digital media Bill made a book just for you. Remember you can use these patterns and techniques on all types of wood projects, Bill happens to prefer gunstocks. Many hunters commission artists to carve an image replicating a successful hunt on their gun or rifle. This type of woodcarving can be expensive to commission. Professional relief carvers know this is very lucrative business and now carvers of all levels can learn this process from start to finish with this new book by Bill Janney. This book provides a step-by-step demonstration in full color photography, and over 25 patterns to copy and carve over and over again. The patterns are meant to be photocopied, placed on the gun, and providing a traceable outline to following while carving. These patterns including: deer, elk, duck, elephants, rhinoceros, dogs, rams,and more. Bill offers an overview on the special tools required, a reference section on gunstocks and wood, Included: patterns basketweave background and fishscale background.
Gunstock Carving Book: Learn to carve your own gunstocks with this complete guide from Bill Janney an award-winning carver. A step-by-step carving demonstrations, wildlife and ornamental patterns, an overview of tools, materials, and safety precautions to help keep you carving for many years to come.