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.