Learn to carve the classic Convex Newport Shell. This lesson goes through all the steps of carving the classic convex Newport shell that we see on so many fine pieces of American furniture.
In this highly detailed and practical lesson from a classical woodcarver, you see every step so you can develop your own carving abilities. It's one of those lessons you'll want to watch again and again.
This lesson includes:
- Six video episodes in SD resolution totaling 118 minutes running time.
- A printable full size template (1 page)
- A tool list and photo (1 page)
- Written instructions (2 pages)
Consider Using a Casting
It is often very handy having something 3-dimensional in front of you to copy while you carve. Being able to see all the “unknowns” such as depth, subtle cuts, etc. is tremendously helpful. Photos are not always able to show depth, and quite often shadows create a false illusion of shape. I have a casting available for this lesson at My Store on my Cornerstone Creations site.
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You'll get 10 files: 6 video files and 4 printable PDF files