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Handmade Music Factory
Handmade Music Factory
The most creative musical instrument book you’ll ever find! You don’t have to be an expert or spend a lot of money to make your own musical instruments. Just follow-along with handyman Mike Orr as he guides you through making eight of the most creative instruments you’ll find anywhere. From a one-string guitar made from a soup can, to a hubcap banjo and even a stand-up guitar made...
£14.99 (VAT exempt)
Step-by-step Guitar Making
Step-by-step Guitar Making
Guitar enthusiasts will love this revised and expanded edition of the popular Step-by-Step Guitar Making, packed full of handy information and expert tips. Learn how to make a steel-stringed OM cutaway guitar with 14 frets from scratch, following the clear step-by-step pictures and straightforward instructions. There is no need to be daunted, as you will be guided closely through the whole process...
£8.99 (VAT exempt)

The Uke Book Illustrated
£14.99 (VAT exempt)
Complete Pyrography, The
Complete Pyrography, The
The original edition of ‘The Complete Pyrography’, which has reprinted a number of times since its first publication in 1995, has proved to be an invaluable resource for thousands of crafters interested in pyrography. This new revised edition of Stephen Poole’s detailed guide to the craft will be updated with some current work practices and an extended gallery of inspirational work...
£16.99 (VAT exempt)

Great Book of Woodburning
Great Book of Woodburning
Great Book of Woodburning - Pyrography Techniques, Patterns, and Projects for all Skill Levels Nationally-known artist, Lora Irish, reveals her secrets in this complete woodburning resource. Beginner and advanced pyrographers alike benefit from the 30 original traceable line patterns and the clear step-by-step instructions. An inspiring full-colour gallery illustrates the beauty of her finished projects....
£17.99 (VAT exempt)
Landscape Pyrography Techniques & Projects
Landscape Pyrography Techniques & Projects
Learn to create realistic landscape pyrography burnings with this comprehensive guide. Nationally recognized artist and pyrographer Lora S. Irish reveals her easy-to-learn methods for working in layers to obtain stunning results.
£12.99 (VAT exempt)

Learn to Burn
Learn to Burn
Known as pyrography, which literally means 'writing with fire,' woodburning is a rewarding art that is practically infinite in its applications. This book shows you everything you need to get started in this fun and expressive craft. Award-winning artist and pyrographer Simon Easton takes you from basic woodburning concepts to tips and techniques that encourage your creativity and help you develop...
£10.99 (VAT exempt)
Little book of Pyrography
Little book of Pyrography
In this handsome hardcover gift edition of Pyrography Basics, nationally recognized artist and pyrographer Lora S. Irish makes it easy to learn the creative craft of wood burning. All that aspiring beginners need is this book and an inexpensive wood burning tool to start adorning wood, gourds, leather, paper and more with beautifully burned images and patterns. The author provides a thorough introduction...
£9.99 (VAT exempt)

Pyrography
Pyrography
This ancient decorative craft involves the burning of designs on items, usually wooden, but also made from leather, cork, fabric and paper. With a little practice you can decorate anything from spoons to larger, more ambitious items such as bread boards or even pieces of furniture. In this booklet are 18 simple step-by-step projects suitable for the absolute beginner that provide the perfect introduction...
£5.99 (VAT exempt)
Pyrography Basics
Pyrography Basics
Nationally recognized artist and pyrographer Lora S. Irish makes it easy for beginners to learn the creative craft of woodburning in Pyrography Basics. All that aspiring beginners need is this book and an inexpensive woodburning tool to start adorning wood, gourds, leather, paper and more with beautifully burned images and patterns. The author provides a thorough introduction to basic tools, materials...
£6.99 (VAT exempt)

Pyrography Designs
Pyrography Designs
Pyrography Designs - Here is a collection of designs for pyrographers to use without fear of copyright infringement. Norma Gregory shares her designs and has supplied additional elements that can be combined to create hundreds of new images to suit your individual needs. Includes birds, mammals, flowers, herbs, water life, farms, and Celtic knotwork.ISBN: 9781861081162Author: Norma GregoryPublisher:...
£15.59 (VAT exempt)
Pyrography Workbook
Pyrography Workbook
Pyrography Workbook - A Complete Guide to the Art of WoodburningSue Walters, internationally renowned Australian pyrographer, teaches you everything you need to know to create stunning pyrography artwork. Includes information on equipment, safety, materials, pattern preparation, techniques and three projects (a beginner, an intermediate, and an advanced).ISBN: 9781565232587Author: Sue WaltersPublisher:...
£17.99 (VAT exempt)

Step-by-Step Pyrography
Step-by-Step Pyrography
Step-by-Step Pyrography - Thirty projects which include door plaques, coasters, key fobs, letter opener, coathanger, jotter board, picture frame, letter holder, trinket box, bread board and many more. There is detailed information on tools, equipment and materials. The simple techniques used are fully explained. ISBN: 9781861084910 Author: Bob Neill Publisher: GMC Imprint: GMC Series Title:...
£11.99 (VAT exempt)
The Art & Craft of Pyrography
The Art & Craft of Pyrography
Although it is often referred to as woodburning, the art of pyrography can be worked on just about any natural surface, including gourds, leather, or cotton rag paper. Now Lora Irish, the author of the bestselling Great Book of Woodburning, offers thirty five amazingly detailed new projects that explore the craft of pyrography across the full range of inventive pyro media. Inside her new book, readers...
£12.99 (VAT exempt)

Woodburning Project & Pattern Treasury
Woodburning Project & Pattern Treasury
Offers a fresh take on the craft of woodburning by focusing on the drawing, lettering and design elements that, when learned, will add dimension and composition to any pyrography project. Inside this, her first book, Pompano shares techniques for getting started in woodburning. You’ll learn what 5 tips she recommends, how to create a vast variety of dimension, shade and texture with your woodburner...
Woodburning Realistic People
Woodburning Realistic People
Turn a photograph of a loved one into a realistic pyrography pattern
£9.99 (VAT exempt)

Bill Hylton's Ultimate Guide to the Router Table
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Bill Hylton's Ultimate Guide to the Router Table
The first operator's manual for the router table If you don't have a router table in your shop yet, you should! The router table opens up a whole new world of using the router that simply can't be done using it any other way. Operations such as edge profiling, making mouldings, cutting lock-miter joints, box joints, rabbets, grooves, splined miters, using templates, pin routing and more can be done...
£21.99 (VAT exempt)
Routing: A Woodworkers Guide
Routing: A Woodworkers Guide
The router is no ordinary power tool. With the right accessories, jigs and work aids, this versatile machine can be used for virtually any woodworking task, from smoothing surfaces and trimming edges to making joints and cutting grooves. Used correctly, it can transform the way you work and improve your enjoyment of the making process as a whole. Whether you are interested in bench woodworking and...
£16.99 (VAT exempt)

Working with Routers (Fine Woodworking)
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Working with Routers (Fine Woodworking)
For most woodworkers, the router is an essential power tool because it can do so much. Add a router table and you can cut miles of moulding, machine fine joints, and do all these tasks with precision and ease. The chapters in this book cover all the different types of router and router tables and how to use them successfully, as well as in-depth coverage of a wide variety of router techniques Topics...
£15.99 (VAT exempt)
Animal Puzzles for the Scroll Saw
Animal Puzzles for the Scroll Saw
Animal Puzzles for the Scroll Saw - Second EditionAnimal Puzzles for the Scroll Saw - Second Edition is a newly expanded version of the wildly popular pattern book that scroll saw artists have come to love! With over 50 patterns for upright standing and interlocking puzzles, woodworkers will have plenty of charming puzzles to sell at craft shows or to give to loved ones as special gifts. And with a...
£12.99 (VAT exempt)

Big Book of Scroll Saw Puzzles
Big Book of Scroll Saw Puzzles
Big Book of Scroll Saw Puzzles
£12.99 (VAT exempt)
Scrollsaws
Scrollsaws
The scrollsaw is a versatile machine, which lends itself to a host of practical and decorative projects. It is not difficult to use, and good results can be obtained in a short time, even if you have little or no prior experience of woodwork. Scrollsaw experts Julie and Fred Byrne tell you all you need to know to get started on this absorbing hobby, from choosing the right equipment and materials to...
£16.99 (VAT exempt)

Woodworker's Pattern Book
Woodworker's Pattern Book
Woodworker's Pattern Book is the definitive guide to creating beautiful wooden animal portraits with the scroll saw. Realistic ready-to-use patterns are provided for 75 fascinating creatures, from exotic predators to familiar backyard friends. Father and son scroll sawing team Wayne and Jacob Fowler have based every design on their own extensive photographic studies of live animals, taken on location...
£11.99 (VAT exempt)
101 Artistic Relief Patterns for Woodcarvers, Woodburners & Crafters
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101 Artistic Relief Patterns for Woodcarvers, Woodburners & Crafters
From the Back Cover Small in Size, Big in Style These artistic relief-carving designs from acclaimed artist Lora S. Irish allow carvers to create beautiful projects quickly. The small patterns enable easy experimentation with new techniques, tools, and supplies without a large investment of time or materials. So, use a different gouge, try a mew finish, or have a go at woodburning. With these small...
£12.99 (VAT exempt)

12 Spoons, 2 Bowls, and a Knife : 15 Step-by-Step Projects for the Kitchen
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12 Spoons, 2 Bowls, and a Knife : 15 Step-by-Step Projects for the Kitchen
Turn a block of wood into an elegant (and functional) heirloom-to-be! A complete compilation of woodcarving projects from the acclaimed magazine, Woodcarving Illustrated, 12 Spoons, 2 Bowls, and a Knife features 15 step-by-step, beginner-friendly projects ranging from rustic coffee scoops and simple love spoons to salad servers, cereal spoons, bread bowls, jam knives, and more. Showcasing the beautiful...
£12.99 (VAT exempt)
Art of Carving Netsuke, The
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Art of Carving Netsuke, The
A new title on the intricate skill of creating Japanese Netsuke, traditionally created for practical reasons (to secure a valuables pouch to the sash of Japanese garments), yet now highly collectible works of art. Concise, step-by-step instructions are accompanied by numerous colour photographs taking the reader through a wide range of projects. This will inspire carvers of all abilities, from the...
£16.99 (VAT exempt)

Cane Topper Wood Carving
Cane Topper Wood Carving
Create a fantastic cane that will be treasured as a work of art and passed down through your family for years to come. Award-winning carving artist Lora S. Irish shows how to carve your own expressive cane toppers from found wood in this enjoyable guide. Fifteen imaginative projects include whimsical wizards, comic caricatures, proud eagles, mythical dragons and more. Lora offers expert advice on harvesting...
£14.99 (VAT exempt)
Carve: A Simple Guide to Whittling
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Carve: A Simple Guide to Whittling
Norwegian Wood meets How to Tie a Tie in this irresistible gift for DIY enthusiasts. Using just a tool or two (a pocketknife and a gouge), readers will learn how to whittle 12 small objects, from a coffee spoon to a pair of dice, that take just a few hours to finish--and in the process carve out a little peace and quiet for themselves. Carve is an accessible guide to a hobby made for unplugging and...
£12.99 (VAT exempt)

Carving Birds & Beasts
Carving Birds & Beasts
Full-colour photographs and numerous diagrams illustrate each project from multiple angles (including final form on mountings), and helpful tips are offered on getting the results you want. Projects include mare and foal, humpback whale, leaping dolphin, bison, prairie dog, swans, and 25 more. In addition, interviews with famous carvers explain how they approach their craft.
£14.99 (VAT exempt)
Carving Creative Walking Sticks and Canes: 10 Projects to Carve in Wood
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Carving Creative Walking Sticks and Canes: 10 Projects to Carve in Wood
Put your wood carving skills to practical use! This must-have book features 13 projects with step-by-step instructions and photography for creative and elegant walking sticks. Including projects for both intermediate and advanced wood carvers, painting and finishing instructions are provided, as well as helpful information on types of wood used for walking stick shanks, methods for joining a head to...
£16.99 (VAT exempt)

Carving Faces Workbook: Learn to Carve Facial Expressions with the Legendary Harold Enlow
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Carving Faces Workbook: Learn to Carve Facial Expressions with the Legendary Harold Enlow
Review Author Harold Enlow is a renowned wood carver and if he can't teach you how to carve wood, nobody can. Enlow has over a dozen books to his credit and has taught carving for several decades. In this book he breaks down the anatomy of a face. He shows you how to carve in various expressions just by tweaking the eyebrows. The author shows you how to carve faces with life and expression like no...
£12.99 (VAT exempt)
Carving Japanese Netsuke for Beginners
Carving Japanese Netsuke for Beginners
Carving Japanese Netsuke for Beginners - Readers can create their own Japanese carvings with this new, comprehensive how-to title on the intricate skill of Japanese netsuke. Traditionally created for practical reasons, these fantastic, miniature carvings are now highly collectible works of art. Carving Japanese Netsuke for Beginners is packed with information on the history, techniques, tools and skills...
£16.99 (VAT exempt)

Carving On Turning
Carving On Turning
Carving On Turning - This handsome book, by talented wordworker and teacher Chris Pye, provides background and introduction to two truly disparate, yet entirely complimentary, crafts: carving and turning. Discover how simple decorative marks, through to advanced carving and shaping techniques, can enhance your turned objects and add an element of artistrty. Begin with a beautiful sun bowl and a wheat-ear...
£16.99 (VAT exempt)
Carving Small Characters in Wood: Instructions & Patterns for Compact Projects with Personality
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Carving Small Characters in Wood: Instructions & Patterns for Compact Projects with Personality
This beginner-friendly book will have you carving tiny compact figures in no time! Lessons on: Carving 101 - Get started with some basic wood carving information and the "whys" of small carvings Carving 102 - Shaping the body & face, and dressing & painting your character Carving 201 - Methods for ears, hair, expressions, hands, turning the character's head, and more Carving 202 - Displaying...
£10.99 (VAT exempt)

CHIP CARVING
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CHIP CARVING
This exciting new title from acclaimed chip carver, Tatiana Baldina, will show you how to create geometric patterns out of single pieces of timber. Finished pieces can be very intricate and complex but amazing results can be achieved surprisingly easily with the right guidance. Unlike many types of woodworking, chip carving requires very few tools, usually just two knives and is a wonderful way too...
£14.99 inc VAT
Classic Carving Patterns
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Classic Carving Patterns
From the Back Cover If you've ever wondered what design to carve next or what style of pattern to use to enhance your current woodworking project, Lora Irish's treasury of classic wood patterns is for you. Within its pages, you'll find a vast selection of traditional themes to carve, burn, or paint. Each design is presented as an easy-to-reproduce outline pattern, which can be transferred directly...
£14.99 (VAT exempt)

Complete Guide to Chip Carving
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Complete Guide to Chip Carving
A beginners guide from the worlds most renowned chip carver! Wayne Bartonauthor of Chip Carving and Art of Chip Carvingpresents what is unquestionably the finest guidance ever for the novice. He has been the driving force behind the crafts resurgence and his technical knowledge, design skills and ability to instruct remain unequalled. One by one, with the aid of colour photographs, he covers tools...
£12.99 (VAT exempt)
Complete Starter Guide to Whittling
Complete Starter Guide to Whittling
You can whittle just about anything, the only limit is your imagination. It's so easy to get started in this relaxing and rewarding hobby. All you need is a knife, a twig, and this book. 12 leading woodcarvers share their expertise in the Complete Starter Guide to Whittling. They present 24 easy whittling projects that you can make in just a weekend, complete with step-by-step instructions, how-to...
£8.99 (VAT exempt)

Joy of Chip Carving: Step-By-Step Instructions & Designs from a Master Carver
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Joy of Chip Carving: Step-By-Step Instructions & Designs from a Master Carver
The final book from the leading icon in US wood chip carving, Wayne Barton offers his expert instruction and inspiration based on a lifetime of study, understanding, practice, and achievement. Detailing his philosophies and methodologies on line and design, how to layout, carve, and finish, and even including his highly sought-after Barton Capitals and Foliated Alphabet templates that have never before...
£17.99 (VAT exempt)
Letter Carving
Letter Carving
In this inspiring book, Andrew Hibberd shares his passion for letter construction and carving on wood and stone. You don’t need to undertake a lengthy apprenticeship to take part in this enjoyable craft. Beginning with essential background information, the author then moves on to key techniques to help you develop your letter construction and carving skills. The book concludes with eight unique...
£16.99 (VAT exempt)

Little Book of Whittling
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Little Book of Whittling
Whittling is a wonderful way to pass some time, for both young and old alike. The 'Little Book of Whittling' by Author Chris Lubkemann is an excellent introduction into the subject of wood carving, using simple techniques, straightforward illustrations and simple non-expensive tools, the book inspires you and your children to carve some excellent trinkets and useful utensils whilst sitting around the...
£9.99 (VAT exempt)
Little Book of Whittling, The
Little Book of Whittling, The
Relax the old-fashioned way - Whether you're in front of a campfire or on the front porch, The Little Book of Whittling will help you unwind while you create useful and whimsical objects with nothing more than a pocketknife, a twig and a few minutes of time. Author Chris Lubkemann, with 40 years of whittling experience under his belt, will have you "whittling away the hours" with expert guidance presented...
£10.99 (VAT exempt)

Stickmaking Handbook
Stickmaking Handbook
Stickmaking Handbook is a fantastic introduction to the wonderful world of creating a wide range of traditional walking sticks, market sticks and crooks; there are 21 projects in total. Suitable timbers are covered in detail as well as alternative materials such as ram’s horn, antler, buffalo and cow’s horn. Techniques and tips on straightening sticks, fitting handles and fixing a ferrule...
£7.99 (VAT exempt)
Stickmaking: A Complete Course
Stickmaking: A Complete Course
“Stickmaking: a complete course” (9781861080837) enjoys an excellent reputation amongst stickmakers and stick enthusiasts as a leading book in the field. This edition updates the original, with expanded sections on how to make and source tools and formers, and where to find materials. It also includes updated projects and a more in depth treatment of the history and philosophy of stickmaking....
£16.99 (VAT exempt)

The Danish Art of Whittling
The Danish Art of Whittling
A delightfully Danish guide to whittling for the home, crammed with illustrated projects for all ages and abilities. Our interest in the simple but satisfying art of whittling has never been higher. Our Danish-inspired book on whittling - snitte - has a range of wonderful simple whittling projects for the home (hjem in Danish). The beautiful Scandinavian projects range from simple wooden toys for children,...
£9.99 (VAT exempt)
Victorinox Swiss Army Knife Whittling Book
Victorinox Swiss Army Knife Whittling Book
Learn how to carve useful and whimsical objects in just a few minutes using nothing more than an original Swiss Army ® knife and a twig. Learn how to choose your wood, sharpen your blade and control your knife with dozens of easy step-by-step projects. Written by world-famous whittler, Chris Lubkemann, this book is perfect for campers, hikers, scouts, fans of Ray Mears and anyone looking to learn...
£8.99 (VAT exempt)

Victorinox Swiss Army Knife Whittling Book, Gift Edition
Victorinox Swiss Army Knife Whittling Book, Gift Edition
World-famous whittler Chris Lubkemann shows how to carve 43 useful and whimsical objects using nothing more than a stick and an Original Swiss Army® Knife. Chris offers step-by-step instructions for all the traditional whittling favourites like spoons and forks, plus funny animals and the classic curly tail rooster. He also provides sage advice on how to choose wood, sharpen a blade, and safely...
£8.99 (VAT exempt)
WHITTLING HANDBOOK
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WHITTLING HANDBOOK
The Whittling Handbook is the perfect introduction to the simple, yet immensely pleasurable, craft of creating attractive objects with nothing more than a knife and a piece of timber. Whittling is an art form that can be as simple or as complex as you like. This delightful book guides the reader through the basics starting with straightforward projects such as a garden dibber and paper knife then progresses...
£7.99 (VAT exempt)
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