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By Lora S. Irish

Eco-friendly males and wooden spirits, ancient symbols that hyperlink the forces of nature and humanity, have re-emerged as well known topics for woodcarvers and different artists. This final sourcebook for carving those vintage figures, from famous artist and writer Lora S. Irish, deals a brief background and evolution of the fairway guy and wooden spirit symbols. step by step demonstrations, for carving a eco-friendly guy and a wooden Spirit jogging Stick, are supplied by means of well known carvers Chris Pye and Shawn Cipa. forty ready-to-use, unique styles also are integrated, besides a full-color gallery of attention-grabbing and encouraging pictures from Clive Hicks. within this e-book you will discover the entire counsel, recommendations, details, and proposal essential to effectively create your personal interpretation of this undying icon -- in any craft medium you decide.

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