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Carving Japanese Netsuke for Beginners

Carving Japanese Netsuke for Beginners
  • Publishing: Spring 11
  • Pub month: June
  • ISBN-13: 9781861086938
  • Author: Robert Jubb
  • Price: £16.99
  • Binding: PB
  • No. of pages: 176
  • Photos: 740 photographs
  • Dimensions: 248 x 186 mm
  • Colour : Full colour throughout

Carving Japanese Netsuke for Beginners

Create your Japanese work of art with this new, comprehensive title on the intricate skill of Japanese netsuke carvings. Traditionally created for practical reasons, these fantastic, miniature carvings are now highly collectible works of art. Carving Japanese Netsuke for Beginners is packed with information on the history, techniques, tools and skills needed to master the art. Written in an approachable, personal style with 6 step-by-step projects to follow and 23 additional ideas each accompanied by colour photographs, the book includes everything you need to know to get you started on the way to creating your own superb, miniature carvings each reflecting Japanese tradition.

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