Helen Gibson Carves Saint Francis of Assisi
Brasstown Carver and sought-after woodcarving instructor, Helen Gibson shares her techniques for carving St. Francis. In this book Helen takes you through her process step-by-step with full color photos and detailed instructions. Patterns are provided; you’ll learn how to rough out the blank, shape the piece, provide delicate detailing, sand and finish the final carving. Pictures throughout the book show St. Francis at different points of the carving process. Helen is a master carver and Resident Artist of the Woodcarving Studio at the John C. Campbell Folk School.