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50 Things to Do with a Penknife: The whittler's guide to life

50 Things to Do with a Penknife: The whittler's guide to life (EPUB ebook)

By Collins, Matt

A beautifully presented, practical gift guide to the age-old art of whittling. There are 50 projects featured in the book, ranging from quick makes to more elaborate projects, and even a chapter on creating things from cork. The 8 main themes are: Quick Things - including a... doorstop, a bookmark and a gift-box book; Into The Woods - including a willow whistle, walking stick, fish hook and slingshot; Around The House - including chopsticks, coat and crochet hooks; Cork Creations - including a succulent pot, stamp, and earphones spool; Ornamental Carving - including a boat, a deer and a spinning top; Kitchen Carving - including a carrot flute, apple candle and onion flower; The Natural World - including a bird feeder and instructions to prepare a fish for cooking, a graft an apple tree. The projects cater for a range of skill levels and the instructions are complemented by smart step-by-step illustrations, which highlight the tactile quality of the material in hand. The book also includes an introduction with advice on selecting a penknife, maintaining your blade, choosing your caving material, and carving techniques. Featuring the ultimate crossover of cool craftsmanship and savvy survival-skill projects, this book is the perfect gift for creative adventurers.
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ISBN 9781911595489
Published 15 Feb 2018
Publisher Pavilion Books
Available in EPUB format
Software Adobe Ebook Compatible Devices
Language en

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ISBN-13 9781911595489
Stock Available
Status Wheelers ePlatform
Publisher Pavilion Books
Imprint Pavilion
Released 15 Feb 2018
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format EPUB ebook
Author(s) By Collins, Matt
Category Brass-Rubbing & Frottage
Modelling (In Clay, Wax & Other Plastic Materials)
Sports & Outdoor Recreation
Outdoor Survival Skills
Gift Books
Number of Pages 144
Dimensions Width: 135mm
Height: 185mm
Spine: 19mm
Dewey Code 736.4;736.4
Weight Not specified - defaults to 0g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Handicrafts, Arts & Crafts
ONIX Text General/trade