A Guide to Chip-Carving Gourds (Paperback)

A Guide to Chip-Carving Gourds By Marilyn Rehm Cover Image


Love working with gourds, but hate all the dust? This new book offers an alternative technique. Step-by-step instructions, along with 176 color photographs, show how to chip and chisel a gourd into a decorative piece for the house or outside. Best of all, only basic, simple tools are needed; no electric cords, no noise, no dust. Create a stunning array of bowls, birdhouses, and ornaments. A gallery of 16 color photographs provides ideas for your own creations. Chip-carving on Gourds is a gentle, relaxing handcraft that any beginner or seasoned gourd crafter can learn and enjoy.

About the Author

Marilyn Rehm learned to carve gourds from her father, a skill she demonstrates at Gourd shows. She lives in Big Prairie, Ohio.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780764332104
ISBN-10: 0764332104
Publisher: Schiffer Craft
Publication Date: February 24th, 2009
Pages: 64
Language: English