Realistic Pumpkin Carving
24 Scary, Spooky, and Spine-chilling DesignsBook - 2016
Make Halloween magic this year and carve the best pumpkin on the block! This book will show you how to use easy-to-learn techniques to create awesome 3-D pumpkin personalities that will astonish your neighbors, family, and friends. Award-winning pumpkin carver Lundy Cupp teaches you how to use simple household knives and inexpensive tools to carve memorable pumpkin faces, from frightful and spooky to fanciful and goofy. Learn the secrets of bringing expressive pumpkin characters to life by adding realistic details like teeth and eyes instead of just cutting out solid shapes. Lundy takes you step-by-step through detailed projects for both beginning and advanced carvers. Twenty ready-to-use patterns are included for carving imaginative faces in pumpkins, gourds, squashes, and sweet potatoes.
Publisher: East Petersburg, PA : Fox Chapel Publishing, 2016
Characteristics: 96 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 28 cm
Alternative Title: Wood carving illustrated