This 15 episode lesson (the longest by far for this school) shows the process of carving a highly ornate dragon and acanthus leaf design in walnut. I think we need to give out t-shirts - "I survived the Dragon and Acanthus lesson".

  • Lesson Contents: 15 episodes; template and photo are available in Episode 1
  • Type of Wood: Walnut
  • Dimensions: 22"w x 9"h
  • Tools:  6mm v-chisel;  #1, 6mm; #1, 14mm; #3, 3mm; #3, 6mm; #3, 14mm; #4, 14mm; #7, 14mm; #8,10; #7, 6; #11, 3mm
  • Skill Level: Advanced
  • Casting Available: Having a 3-D reference is tremendously helpful and allows you to get an accurate assessment of the carving's size, shape, and depth.
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