Get started in caricature carving with this party of beginner-friendly whittling projects! An excellent place to try your hand at carving caricatures and learn how to capture their expressive traits, Quick Whittles offers 16 portable projects you can carve in one sitting or on-the-go. Featuring detailed guidance that breaks down complex techniques into simple and achievable steps, every easy wood carving project includes step-by-step instructions, coordinating photography, painting and finishing tips, and full-size patterns. From a PB&J-inspired whimsy and a classic Santa ornament to a friendly narwhal, cute caterpillar, and even a face inside of a golf ball, each project conveys a charming emotion and personality that’s sure to offer satisfied smiles upon their completion.
Sara has laid out simple but unique projects where each project holds slight challenges and techniques which make the carving come to life. I look forward to having this book in my collection.—Dwayne Gosnell, Award-Winning Carving Artist and Instructor, Member of Caricature Carvers of America, www.dgosnellwoodcarving.com