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The Nora Hall Essential European Woodcarving DVD Series

The Basics of European Woodcarving - DVD
In this DVD Nora covers the rudiments of European carving, elements mostly unknown or overlooked by other instructors, but which are absolutely essential as a foundation for the future of any woodcarver. This is a different approach. These are the methods of the European Master carvers passed down for hundreds of years. This one DVD alone will save you years and years of frustration.

In this DVD Nora covers:

Tool description and handling plus information about sources
Wood choices and how to tackle the grain
Carving a simple design using the basic tools
Sharpening carving tools with a simple stone set and leather

Approximately 45 minutes. Pattern included.


$24.95 DVD      Quantity
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$36.90 The Basics of European Woodcarving DVD + Sampler Study Cast(Save $5)      Quantity
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The designs carved in DVDs 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, and 9 are also available as plaster models! Plaster models are the perfect addition to these DVDs, allowing you to study and copy the end result in perfect detail. Click here to view our plaster models!

Please do not hesitate to call us at (303) 271-3859 regarding any and all questions about tools, DVDs, carving projects, wood types, classes, etc. We're always here to help.

Other DVDs by Nora Hall:
Beyond the Basics of European Woodcarving - DVD
Advanced European Woodcarving - DVD
Letter Carving - DVD
Carving the European Corbel - DVD
Carving the Newport Shell - DVD
Master Woodcarving Tips & Shortcuts - DVD
Carving the Egg & Dart - DVD
Carving the Linenfold - DVD
Relief Carving with Nora Hall