The traditional craft of stickmaking is "popular" in the truest sensethe necessary skills can be acquired without too much difficulty, the tools are minimal, and the materials are readily available.
This complete guide, which will appeal to novice and craftsman alike, ranges from the basic techniques through to the carving of intricate handles.
Covering a wide variety of raw materials and types of stick, "The Craft of Stickmaking" is illustrated throughout with clear photos and drawings.
Leo Gowan, a professional stickmaker, is also the author of "Stickmaking.""
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 104 pages, 8pp colour plates, 36 b&w photographs, 42 line drawings
- Publisher: The Crowood Press Ltd
- Publication Date: 01/10/2000
- Category: Handicrafts, decorative arts & crafts
- ISBN: 9781861263759