Carving the Nativity
In Carving the Nativity, Brasstown Carver Helen Gibson provides patterns for the Holy Family, Wisemen, and Shepherds! Walking you through the step-by-step process of carving Mary; she takes you from wood blank, roughing, shaping, detailing, sanding, and finishing. Close up color photos and instructions follow every step of the way and a gallery of each finished piece is provided in the back of the book to help you along the way. Go ahead and add this book to your collection, happy carving! Helen is the Resident Artist of the Woodcarving Studio at the John C. Campbell Folk School.